Planning Standard: General training should be provided to all workers regarding operational
emergencies, and specialized training should be conducted for all workers and be available to all regional
Federal, state, tribal, and local emergency response organizations. [5500.3A 11.c.(11)]
a. An Emergency Management Training Program Plan should
be developed to provide a systematic view of program
goals, organizational responsibilities, resources, and
b. Administrative policies and procedures should be
established for implementing, evaluating, and documenting
the emergency management training program.
(1) The training plan should fully describe training program
goals and objectives.
(2) The training plan should include an outline of training
activities, along with the terminal objectives for each
c. The training plan should describe the methods to be used
for analysis and design of the training system.
(1) All training should be systematic and performance
based, i.e., based on an analysis of tasks to be
performed during an emergency, and developed with
performance objectives, emphasis on team training, and
facility-specific emergency response scenarios.