The Education and Outreach Committee works to complete items formulated in the committee as well as complete Work Plan items as detailed for 2015.

Purpose: Disseminate current Floodplain Management educational materials to current and potential members of PAFPM. 

2015 Objectives:

  1. Identify primary point of contact for website management and coordinate with Mapping and Technical Committee on development and maintenance of website
  2. Establish a credible digital presence, including a email account
  3. Determine use of social media outlets
  4. Coordinate with PSATs on updated contact information for current membership, new CFM members in the state, and will contact other distribution lists for inclusion for training opportunities
  5. Create a process by which current members can easily distribute all training and Annual Meeting materials to colleagues
  6. Develop promotional material for booth and trade shows
  7. Develop a Semi-Annual PAFPM Newsletter
      Association of State Dam Safety Officials-Annual National Conference Event Dates: September, 11th-15th, 2016 Event Times: 6:00 AM-12:00AM General Information: Pennsylvania Convention Center 1101 Arch St. Philadelphia, PA 19107 Contact Information: E-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Phone number: (859) 550-2788. Event Description: Make your plans now to attend Dam Safety 2016, in Philadelphia! Dam Safety 2016 is one of the leading conferences in the United States dedicated to dam and levee safety engineering and technology transfer. Exhibit, Sponsorship & Advertising Information If you would like to exhibit, sponsor, or advertise at Dam Safety 2016 please download our 2016 Media Kit now to learn more. To reserve your space, simply download the contract, review the floor plan to select your booth(s), and return the contract to Ross Brown.
          SAVE THE DATE Pennsylvania Association of Floodplain Managers Annual Meeting Adapting to Continuing Change East Regional Tuesday, October 11th at Villanova University, Villanova West Regional Wednesday, October 19th at Southwestern PA Commission, Pittsburgh Detailed Agenda and Registration Information coming soon! CEC’s for CFM Certification Pending
              There are still seats available for floodplain management courses at EMI that have been pre-approved for Continuing Education Credits (CECs) for CFMs. EMI courses are offered at the beautiful Emmitsburg, MD campus. If you are a state, local, or tribal government employee you may attend the training for FREE with all expenses covered except meals (meal tickets approx. $110/week). TO APPLY: Complete a FEMA Form 119-25-1, General Admissions Application, with student signature and signature of supervisor or sponsoring agency official. State and local participants must submit their application through the State Emergency Management Training office. Tribal representatives can submit their application directly to NETC Admission Office. FEMA Regional employees should submit their application to their Regional Training Manager (RTM). Mail, scan, or fax the application to: NETC Admissions Office (Room I-216) National Emergency Training Center 16825 South Seton Avenue Emmitsburg, MD 21727-8998

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