Workshop Description

Supervisor and students

NIMS Ready workshops are one-day courses that are held at the Gene Haas Education Center in Fairfax, VA.

The facilitator-led workshop provides attendees with:

  • A working knowledge of NIMS credentialing and program accreditation procedures
  • An overview of competency-based training models
  • Explanation of the NIMS testing process, including hands-on practice
  • Examples of available resources
  • The opportunity to earn one NIMS credential upon completion

The investment per participant is $195, and includes the NIMS lifetime registration fee and exam fee for one credential. Breakfast and lunch are catered for attendees, and the nearby Residence Inn has a special rate for participants who need overnight accommodations.


Upcoming NIMS Ready Workshops:

Please note that there is a 6 person minimum enrollment for all workshops held at the education center. In the event that your workshop is canceled, you will have the option of attending a future workshop on the same topic or obtaining a refund.

For more information, or to schedule a workshop, contact NIMS at