Frequently Asked Questions
Who issues our In Person and Virtual Course Certificates ?
The Blue Cell works with multiple State Training Officers where we have ongoing contracts ( South Dakota, Wyoming, Alaska and Iowa ). In the event a course is conducted from our broadcast location in Colorado, The State Training Officer for the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Managment issues certificates to any participant who meets the full course requirements.
What makes The Blue Cell different from other training entities?
The Blue Cell is the premier emergency and disaster management training company. Our trainers are the most experienced in real world situations creating the most up to date information and materials for instructing relevant information for your agency, department or company.
Why should you consider online training for your management response needs?
Online training can meet a variety of needs for the largest or smallest department or the solo volunteer to meet their training requirements. Virtual emergency management courses save money and time. By completing an online class, our students are able to save travel costs to either come to The Blue Cell's training facility in person or it will save funds by having the instructor teach online rather than incurring travel fees. Further, The Blue Cell offers online weekend classes so even the busiest professional can fit these required classes into their schedule. Finally, given the global pandemic, The Blue Cell's virtual classes allows training to continue safely.
Who can benefit from The Blue Cell's Courses?
We offer a variety of training and exercises that benefit basically anyone! We have participants from private, government, and volunteer sector. We have had attendees in the following professions: Firefighting, Law Enforcement, EMS, Hospitals, Health Departments, Energy/Utility Companies, Airports, Private Security Companies and Volunteer Organizations to include Team Rubicon, United Way, Salvation Army and Red Cross. With our vast course catalog, there is a class for you. Our most popular classes are ICS300, ICS400, ICS191, and ICS2300.
Aside from Online/Virtual Emergency and Disaster Management Classes, what other products do you offer?
We offer more than just online Emergency & Disaster Management Classes. We have created traditional exercises where we bring our professionals to your location or you may bring your team to The Blue Cell's Integrated Training Center to discover that the best way to learn is hands on and face to face. Aside from online or virtual Emergency & Disaster Management courses, we also offer online self-paced courses. Our course catalog includes courses relevant to many disciplines including crisis management, active shooter courses, emergency leadership, planning and management, homeland security exercise evaluation program, HSEEP, leadership crisis, public health emergency management, safety management, risk and disaster management, and workplace violence training.
Do you offer any discounts?
We offer special pricing on private session group buyouts. To inquire on a buyout, contact Jim Erickson at firstname.lastname@example.org. We also offer other discount codes frequently - All you have to do is simply subscribe to our emails to receive the insider information!