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Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (L-0146)

The Homeland Security Exercise Evaluation Program is an intermediate-level course that provides a comprehensive overview of exercise design along with practical skill development in accordance with the HSEEP Doctrine. The course uses activities that will give participants an opportunity to interact with many of the templates and other materials that are provided by the National Exercise Division to ensure exercises are conducted in a consistent manner. Upon completion of this course, participants will gain a better understanding of what constitutes an HSEEP consistent exercise.

Main Topics Covered in this Course Include:

  • HSEEP Fundamentals
  • HSEEP Program Management
  • Exercise Design and Development
  • Exercise Conduct
  • Exercise Evaluation
  • Exercise Improvement Planning
Date(s)  Mon. Jun 27, 2022 8:30am-4:30pm 
Tue. Jun 28, 2022 8:30am-4:30pm 
Location Hopkinton Police Department
74 Main Street, Hopkinton MA 
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Building/Room Room on second floor 
Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency 
Primary Instructor McLoughlin, James J. 
Course Length Two Days 
Course Hours 16 
Award Credentials
Prerequisites IS-120.a, An Introduction to Exercises Independent Study courses can be found at Must bring a copy of your IS-120 certificate or transcript to class.
Equivalent Prerequisites
Target Audience Local and State Exercise Program Managers, Exercise Points of Contact, Exercise Controllers/Facilitators & Evaluators 
Eligibility HSEEP is for members of an exercise design team who fulfill a role in one of the following areas of the exercise design process: design, development, conduct, evaluation or improvement process for an exercise. The primary audience for the course is for training officers, exercise managers, and public safety officials that will utilize the exercise and evaluation system. 
Other Upon selection into the course, you will also be required to register with FEMA. Instructions will be provided upon confirmation. This course is also a requirement for FEMA's Basic Academy. 
Contact POC: Jeff Tedesco: 

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