Preparedness requires education and training
DEMA manages, develops and implements courses and training in emergency management and leadership for leaders and employees in the national rescue service, in the Danish local fire and rescue services and in authorities and organizations with emergency duties and responsibilities.
DEMA offers customized courses within emergency management, national rescue service, crisis management and international emergency operations.
DEMA Emergency Services College
DEMA Emergency Services College in Tinglev in the southern part of Jutland provides operational and tactical training courses for present and future leaders of the Danish fire and rescue authorities and also personnel from the police and medical sector. All present and future fire and rescue leaders in Denmark pass through the Emergency Services College.
In cooperation with the Police Commissioner, the college trains and authorizes students from Fire and Rescue Services as well as the local police and the medical sector to act as Response Commanders in day-to-day emergencies.
DEMA Staff College
Furthermore, DEMA runs a Staff College in Snekkersten in the northern part of Zealand.
The main task of the DEMA Staff College is to manage the development and implementation of education in preparedness and leadership for leaders and employees from the Danish Emergency Management Agency and from the municipal fire and rescue services and from authorities and organizations with emergency duties and responsibilities. Also, the College is an excellent location for meetings and seminars and networking.
Last updated 2017-03-27 - 13:49