Professional Affiliations: HSEM Pathways
To ensure it has the best practices and educational research available the Center maintains a strong relationship with a large collection of professional affiliations. Use the links below to research a collection of professional affiliations under the umbrella of professional pathways in homeland security-emergency management.
FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute
EMI supports the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA’s goals by improving the competencies of the U.S. officials in Emergency Management.
National Hazard Mitigation Association
The NHMA promotes natural hazard risk reduction & climate adaptation through planning, adaptation, and mitigation.
The International Association of Emergency Managers
The IAEM is the preeminent international non-profit organization of emergency management professionals.
Washington State Emergency Management Association
WSEMA is the professional association of local, county, state and federal emergency management individuals from the private and public sectors in Washington State.
Association of Contingency Planner
ACP works to improve our industry by promoting programs, providing continuing professional development, knowledge, career opportunities, and more.
Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs
The Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs association consists of executive and top management personnel from law enforcement agencies statewide.
International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators
The IACLEA advances public safety for educational institutions by providing educational resources, advocacy, and professional development services.
ASIS International (Physical Security)
ASIS International is the leading organization for security professionals worldwide.
Information Sharing Between FBI and Private Sector
InfraGard is a partnership between the FBI and the private sector. It has the goal to sharing information and intelligence to prevent hostile acts against the U.S.
National Association of County & City Health Officials
At NACCHO, we strive to be a leader, partner, catalyst, and voice for local health departments around the nation. All of our efforts focus on promoting health and equity, combating disease, and improving the quality of life.
Washington State Fire Commissioners
Formed in 1948, the association offers research services and legislative representation, as well as educational programs and networking opportunities.
International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)
The International Association of Fire Chiefs represents the leadership of firefighters and emergency responders worldwide.
Washington State Fire Fighters Association (WSFFA)
Washington State Fire Fighters’ Association mission is to provide information, education, benefits and representation to the volunteer fire service of the State of Washington in order to enhance their capabilities and professionalism.