KYEM Training and Exercise Program
Throughout the Commonwealth, the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KYEM), as outlined in KRS 39A and 106 KAR 1:210 and 106 KAR 1:220, is responsible for coordinating emergency response/relief/recovery efforts for natural and manmade disasters such as tornadoes, storms, earthquakes, hazardous material incidents, as well as acts of terrorism involving weapons of mass destruction.

• Training listed by KYEM Area • HazMat Only Training
• ICS Only Training • SAR Only Training

Below are all trainings listed by month.



July 08, 2020, (Non-KYEM), Advanced Critical Infrastructure Protection (MGT-414), Campbell CountyAnnouncement
July 11-12, 2020, Lost Person Behavior, Lawrence CountyAnnouncementRegister
July 14-15 2020, ICS 400, Boyd County-POSTPONEDAnnouncement
July 22-23, 2020, (NON-KYEM) Disaster Preparedness for Water and Wastewater Utilities (MGT-343), Campbell CountyAnnouncement
July 23, 2020, G191 ICS EOC Interface, Henderson CountyAnnouncementRegister
August 01-02, 2020, Man Tracking, Metcalfe CountyAnnouncementRegister
August 01-02, 2020, Search Management for Initial Response Incident Commander, Henderson CountyAnnouncementRegister
August 11 2020 HazMat IQ First Responder Offensive, Campbell CountyAnnouncementRegister
August 15 2020 HazMat Awareness ERGs, OSHA 29 CFR 1910 120 NFPA 472 KAR 803, Campbell CountyAnnouncementRegister
August 17-21, 2020, E388 Advanced PIO, StateAnnouncementRegister
August 19, 2020, Basic EOC, Boyd CountyAnnouncementRegister
August 19-20, 2020, (NON-KYEM)Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment MGT-310, Campbell CountyAnnouncement
August 20-21, 2020, HazMat IQ Tactics Propane Emergencies, Taylor CountyAnnouncementRegister
August 24-26, 2020, 24 Hour Confined Space Technician Rescue, OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120, NFPA 472, KAR 803 Scott CountyAnnouncementRegister
July 31-02 Aug, 2020, Basic Search and Rescue, MaGoffin CountyAnnouncementRegister
September 02, 2020, HazMat IQ Above and Below, Scott CountyAnnouncementRegister
September 11-13, and 19-20, 2020. Technical Rope Rescue Technician Level 1, Wolfe County-FULLAnnouncement
September 16, 2020, G191 ICS EOC Interface, Boyd CountyAnnouncementRegister
September 16, 2020, G489 Management of Spontaneous Volunteers in Disasters, Campbell CountyAnnouncementRegister
September 19, 2020, Swift Water Rescue Awareness, Russell CountyAnnouncementRegister
September 19-20, 2020, Man Tracking, Lawrence CountyAnnouncementRegister
September 25-27, 2020 , Kentucky Search Dog Certification, Hart CountyAnnouncementRegister
October 23-25, 2020, Search Management for the Initial Response Incident Commander, Metcalfe CountyAnnouncementRegister
October 14-15, 2020, (NON-KYEM)AWR-136 and MGT-384 Essentials of Community Cybersecurity, Campbell CountyAnnouncement
October 17-18, 2020, Lost Person Behavior, Russell CountyAnnouncementRegister
October 29-30, 2020, G318 Mitigation of Emergency Managers, Campbell CountyAnnouncementRegister

 State Training Officer
Terry Varney

HazMat Emergency Preparedness (HMEP) Coordinator ERG Distribution Coordinator
Danita Farrier​

KYEM Hazardous Materials​

In-Service Training Supervisor
Kathy Humes

SAR / EM Training Coordinator
COL (R) Wayne Burd

Exercise Coordinator
Kathy Humes
Exercise Resource Page

KYEM CSEPP Training &
Exercise Coordinator

Sharon Fincel