KYEM Training and Exercise Program​

Throughout the Commonwealth, the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management(KYEM), as outlined in KES 39A and   KRS 39A and 106 KAR 1:210 and 106 KAR 1:220, is responsible for coordination of emergency response/relief/recovery training and exercises in preparation 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

Below are all trainings listed by month.


December 01-02, 2021, ICS400, Oldham CountyAnnouncementRegister
December 02, 2021, 4 Hour Virtual, HazMat Advanced Confined Space Entry OSHA 29 CFR 1910.146 and 147AnnouncementRegister
December 03-04, 2021, Leadership in Supervision, VIRTUALAnnouncementRegister
December 07, 2021, 2 Hour Virtual First Engine In-On Scene for Emergency Responders OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120, FULL Announcement
December 07, 2021, Resiliency Training, MadisonAnnouncementRegister
December 10-12, 2021, Kentucky Search Dog Certification, Hart CountyAnnouncementRegister
December 11-12 2021, Search Management for the Initial Response Incident Commander (SMIRIC), Trimble CountyAnnouncementRegister
December 14, 2021, 4 Hour Virtual, DOT HazMat ERG Awareness OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 NFPA 472AnnouncementRegister
December 16, 2021, 4 Hour Virtual,HazMat for Dispatchers, OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 NFPA 472AnnouncementRegister

 State Training Officer
Terry Varney

State SAR Coordinator
COL (R) Wayne Burd


HazMat Emergency Preparedness (HMEP) Coordinator ERG Distribution Coordinator

Danita Farrier​

ICS/EM Training Coordinator

Jennie I. Lasseter

SAR Training/Exercise Coordinator

Exercise Resource Page

KYEM CSEPP Training &
Exercise Coordinator

Sharon Fincel