Information Bulletin Number 0709107

National Review of the Five-Year NIMS Training Plan

The National Integration Center's (NIC) Incident Management Systems Division (IMSD) has developed a
Five-Year National Incident Management System (NIMS) Training Plan. The Plan establishes a common
national foundation for NIMS training and qualifying emergency management/response personnel. More
specifically, the Plan will guide NIMS training activities; support stakeholder training and planning;
and serve as a single-source, regularly updated compilation of training within the NIMS national core

This national review is intended to provide an opportunity for all stakeholders to comment on the Five-
Year NIMS Training Plan. The review period will begin on Monday September 10, 2007 and will close on
Tuesday, September 25, 2007. All comments must be submitted during this period.

A copy of the Draft Five-Year NIMS Training Plan can be located at the following link:

A comment form will also be made available. If you would like to request a comment form, please email While a comment form will help assure clarity and consistency, it is not a
requirement. You may also submit your comments directly to the above email address.

Questions and comments on the process can also be directed to the Incident Management Systems Division or 202-646-7289.