The North Carolina Division of Emergency Management Floodplain Management staff will provide training on both the basic roles/duties of a floodplain administrator as well as the regulatory context of the NFIP regulations (to include discussion of the Elevation Certificate), to allow for the safe development in floodplains. These workshops will also address Coastal re-mapping processes, the new website Flood Risk Information System (FRIS), information on how Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 and the Home Owners Affordability Act of 2014 will affect property owners and communities, and include basic information on the Community Rating System (CRS) of the NFIP. The Course is designed to provide in-depth training and generate class discussions on topics in greater detail than a basic course. Particular modules provided for this location are:
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Summer Workshop – Eastern Branch
Offered by the North Carolina Division of Emergency Management Floodplain Mapping
Course Description: The North Carolina Division of Emergency Management Floodplain Management staff will host its annual Summer Workshops. Theses two-day workshops will provide training on various topics related to floodplain management to include but not limited to: regulations, mapping, elevation certificates, mitigation, ordinances and other related topics. The intent of the workshop is to promote a safer environment and to educated participants in development in special flood hazard areas. The course is designed to provide in-depth training and generate class discussions on topics in greater detail than a basic course. Particular modules provided for this location is: Note: Other topics will be added prior to the workshops. Our goal is to provide participants with the latest information available for floodplain management.
October 29 – October 30, 2019, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm (Tuesday & Wednesday)
Onslow County Government Center
234 Northwest Corridor Boulevard
Jacksonville, NC 28540
Directions to the Onslow County Government Centercan be obtained from this link:
Building/Room Location: Commissioners Chambers
Handicap Accessibility: Yes
North Carolina Division of Emergency Management and NCAFPM
Eryn Futral, CFM
Dan Brubaker, PE, CFM, State NFIP Coordinator
Continuing Education Units will be given
Prerequisites - None
Who Should Attend/Target Audience
Attendance at one of the workshops by at least one representative from each community is recommended. Please share this invitation with planners, building inspectors, zoning officials, elected officials, etc., interested in your floodplain management program.
Eryn Futral, (919) 819-1734
Maximum # of Participants
Offering Specific Information
Cost - None
No registration fee will be collected. Coffee, Breaks and Lunch will be on your own and there are several restaurants in the area for your convenience.
If you have any special needs or require other accommodations, please let us know as soon as possible. We will do our best to make special arrangements for you.
Travel reimbursement is not available for this course.
Nearby hotels include:
- Mainstay Suites Camp Lejeune, 2201 N. Marine Blvd, Jacksonville, NC 28546 (910)219-1238
- Sleep Inn & Suites, 129 Circuit Lane, Jacksonville, NC 28456 (910) 478-0099
- Home 2 Suites by Hilton, 139 Circuit Lane, Jacksonville, NC 28456 (910)355-3500
- Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, 121 Circuit Lane, Jacksonville, NC 28546 (910)938-4499
Current CFM attendees will receive Core Continuing Education Credits for successful completion of this course.
Topics may inlcude but not limited to:.
CRS / Higher Standards
Coastal A Zones
Web Tools (FRIS, FIMAN, NCFLOOD, SDD) & FRIS Quiz
No-Rise / Non-Encroachment Areas
Geodetic Survey Updates - 2022 Datum and High Water Mark Tool
Substantial Damage Unit 1
Substantial Damage Live Demo
Substantial Damage Unit 3
Substantial Damage Case Studies