Fairfax County Volunteer Opportunities:
Fairfax Co. Citizen Corp Council (CCC):  http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/oem/citizencorps/
Fairfax Co. Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT):  http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/fr/cert/cert.htm

Fairfax Co.  Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS):  http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/police/getinvolved/120711volunteers.htm
Fairfax Co.  Neighborhood Watch:  http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/oem/citizencorps/nw.htm

Fairfax Co. Medical Reserve Corps (MRC):  http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/mrc/
Fairfax Co. Volunteer Fire and Rescue Departments:  https://vms.fcvfra.org/
Volunteer Fairfax:  http://www.volunteerfairfax.org/
American Red Cross:  http://www.redcross.org/
National CERT:  https://www.citizencorps.gov/cert/


Emergency Preparedness:

SKYWARN - Become A Storm Spotter From Home:  http://www.improvenet.com/a/become-a-storm-spotter-from-home
Fairfax Office of Emergency Management (OEM):  http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/oem/
Fairfax OEM Newsletter:  http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/oem/outreach/newsletter.htm
Ready.gov:  http://www.ready.gov/
Center for Disease Control (CDC):  https://www.cdc.gov/
National Weather Service:  http://www.nws.noaa.gov/  or http://www.weather.gov/
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Home page:     http://www.fema.gov/
FEMA-Emergency Management Institute (EMI) Independent Study:   http://www.training.fema.gov/IS/ 

NVFMA Website:  http://nvfma.org/links.html


NIMS ICS ON-LINE TRAINING
FEMA links are as follows:
• IS-700.a—ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents—3 hours  http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is700a.asp
• IS-100.b—Introduction to Incident Command System —3 hours including exam

http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS100b.asp

• IS-200.b—ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents—3 hours (requires IS-100 and 700.a)

http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS200b.asp

• IS-800.b—An Introduction to National Response Framework— 3 hours

http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS800b.asp

On completion of each on-line exam, you will receive e-mail notification on successful completion of on-line exam for each course with a link to print your certificate.