The Future of Parking
The Future of Parking

Emergency Preparedness Certificate

1/2 Day Certificate Course

Thursday, October 25, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

NPA Certificate Programs provide the opportunity to earn a skills certificate by participating in a series of qualifying educational courses on a parking specialty area.

Emergency Preparedness

Are you prepared? From weather-related issues to active shooters in the workplace, emergencies can affect parking facilities and operations at any time. It is critical that parking managers be able to respond to these emergencies diligently, professionally, and effectively. Prepare now to manage risk, safeguard employees and patrons and protect business assets.

In this half-day certificate course, learn the steps you need to take now to prepare for any emergency situation. This course will examine different types of emergencies, from natural to man-made. Learn how to draft an emergency response plan and how to train staff in disaster and emergency procedures.

Emergency Prepardness Certificate Fee:
NPA Members: $149
Nonmembers: $199

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Attendee Takeaways:

  • Learn the essential elements of an Emergency Preparedness Plan
  • Learn the appropriate steps to take to prepare in advance for an emergency
  • Understand the appropriate emergency procedures for natural and man-made disasters
  • Coordinate a disaster plan with the client / landlord’s procedures.
  • Identify training methods to empower staff to handle emergencies
  • Case studies and how to manage operations in a crisis situation
  • Learn a systematic approach to safely evacuate a facility
  • Find resources to guide the emergency planning process    


The course is targeted to parking managers, enforcement officers, and supervisory level employees in commercial, municipal, healthcare, airport and other parking operations.


Matt Hulme, CPP, Parking Services Supervisor, City of Cincinnati

Course Overview

Led by a parking industry expert with decades of emergency management training, the course is a blend of classroom presentations, skills exercises, and case studies for a highly engaging learning experience.

The course includes:


  • 1/2 -Day instructor-led study program in emergency preparedness 
  • Course materials and workbook
  • Certificate of attendance
  • 3 Credit hours towards NPA Certified Parking Professional (CPP)

Detailed course description coming soon.

Get Certified

Attendance at the Emergency Preparedness Certificate Program provides 3 continuing education (CE) hour towards the CPP designation. Learn more.

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