FEMA Training Opportunity

COVID-19 Guidance: Procurements Under Grants During Periods of Emergency or Exigency

Mar 31, 2020 | ARTICLE

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) provides financial assistance to states, territories, tribes, local governments, nonprofits, institutions of higher education, and other non-Federal entities. All FEMA grant programs are subject to the Federal procurement standards found at 2 C.F.R. §§ 200.317 – 200.326.

This 1-hour training will help participants understand how to properly contract during emergency or exigent circumstances when using federal funds.

Target Audience:

State, local, and tribal emergency management personnel, houses of worship, and private nonprofit entities; Public Assistance applicants

Topics include:

Sole sourcing under Emergency or Exigency (E&E); additional procurement under grant requirements under E&E; use of pre-existing contracts during E&E

Delivery Format:

Online training trough Adobe Connect. If you have never used this platform, test your connection in advance: https://fema.connectsolutions.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm

Training dates and access information are provided below.

FEMA Region 2 (NJ, NY, PR, VI) Training Schedule:

Training Date

Time

Training Link

Telephone Conference Code

3/30/2020

1:30 PM (EDT)

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Phone Number: 1-888-270-9936

Access Code: 101-7496

4/1/2020

9:30 AM (EDT)

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Phone Number: 1-888-270-9936

Access Code: 101-7496

4/3/2020

9:30 AM (EDT)

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Phone Number: 1-888-270-9936

Access Code: 101-7496

4/6/2020

1:30 PM (EDT)

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Phone Number: 1-888-270-9936

Access Code: 101-7496

4/8/2020

9:30 AM (EDT)

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Phone Number: 1-888-270-9936

Access Code: 101-7496

4/10/2020

9:30 AM (EDT)

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Phone Number: 1-888-270-9936

Access Code: 101-7496

 

Resources You Can Use Now:

For additional information and trainings on the Federal procurement standards, please visit the PDAT website at www.fema.gov/procurement-disaster-assistance-team.

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