Continuing Education

// Continuing Education

NDPTC is approved by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) to be a Continuing Education Unit (CEU) provider. Participants who successfully complete NDPTC Instructor Led Training (ILT) courses will receive 0.1 CEUs for every eligible course contact hour.

In addition, NDPTC is approved by other professional organizations to provide eligible credits/training hours to respective qualifying members upon successful completion* of approved NDPTC courses. NDPTC is currently eligible to provide continuing education measures for the following organizations:

Professional Organization Continuing Education Measure Additional Information
American Institute of Architects (AIA) Learning Units - (LU) Read More
American Planning Association (APA) Certification Maintenance - (CM) Read More
Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) Continuing Education Credits - (CEC) Read More
ASIS International (Eligible) (ASIS) Continuing Professional Education - (CPE) Read More
International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) Continuing Education Units - (CEU) Read More
International Association of Emergency Managers (E) (IAEM (E)) Emergency Management Training Credit Hours - (E) Read More
International Association of Emergency Managers (E/G) (IAEM (E/G)) Emergency/General Management Training Credit Hours - (E/G) Read More

Eligibility to receive credits from any of the professional organizations is dependent on the specific membership and/or qualification requirements as enforced by each individual organization. Submission processes enforced by each organization should be followed to successfully receive credits. Below is a current list of NDPTC courses and the eligible Continuing Education opportunities available for each course.

Certified Courses Course Number AIA APA ASFPM ASIS IACET IAEM (E) IAEM (E/G)
Climate Adaptation Planning for Emergency Management AWR-347 6.5 LU 6.5 CM 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU 8.0 E --
Coastal Community Resilience - Custom AWR-228-C -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Community Resilience AWR-228 6.5 LU 6.5 CM 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU -- --
Hazardous Weather Preparedness for Campuses AWR-332 -- -- 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU -- 8.0 E/G
Hurricane Awareness AWR-343 -- -- 3.5 CEC -- 0.3 CEU -- 4.0 E/G
HURRIPLAN Resilient Building Design for Coastal Communities PER-306 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Leveraging Tools for Conducting Damage Assessments AWR-319 -- -- 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU 5.5 E --
Natural Disaster Awareness for Caregivers AWR-308 -- -- -- -- 0.3 CEU 3.5 E --
Natural Disaster Awareness for Community Leaders AWR-310 3.5 LU -- -- -- 0.3 CEU 4.0 E --
Natural Disaster Awareness for Security Professionals AWR-322 -- -- -- -- 0.6 CEU 6.5 E --
Personal Protective Measures for Biological Events PER-320 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Personal Protective Measures for Biological Events - Train the Trainer PER-320-1 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Social Media for Natural Disaster Response and Recovery PER-304 -- -- 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU -- 8.0 E/G
Social Media Tools and Techniques PER-344 -- -- 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU -- 8.0 E/G
Tornado Awareness AWR-326 -- -- -- -- 0.6 CEU 6.5 E --
Tsunami Awareness AWR-217 -- -- 6.5 CEC -- 0.5 CEU 6.5 E --
Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Disaster Management AWR-345 -- -- 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU 8.0 E --
Volcanic Crises Awareness AWR-233 -- -- -- -- 1.0 CEU 12.0 E --
Winter Weather Hazards: Science and Preparedness AWR-331 -- -- -- -- 0.6 CEU -- 8.0 E/G
Community Model Interface for Tsunami (ComMIT) -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Disaster Recovery Planning -- -- 6.5 CM 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU -- --
E0684:Integrating Science into Emergency Management and Policy Decisions -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Coastal Inundation Mapping -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Leveraging Tools for Coordinated Community Disaster Communications -- -- -- 3.5 CEC -- 0.3 CEU -- --
Social Media Engagement Strategies -- -- -- 6.5 CEC -- 0.6 CEU -- --