The UMB Office of Emergency Management, Office of the Fire Marshal, Office of Environmental Health and Safety, and Police Department offer five preparedness trainings to members of the UMB community. After completing each training, you will receive a digital micro-credential showing completion of the training. Those who complete all five courses will earn the Preparedness Pro digital credential. Digital credentials, which can be shared and displayed on a resume, CV, email signature, and/or LinkedIn profile, are offered in partnership with The Learning Institute at UMB.

Preparedness Pro

The UMB Office of Emergency Management offers this digital credential to those who have completed all five trainings:

Learn how to receive credit for prior or external training. 

Learn more about all five training courses below.

Emergency Preparedness Checklist

Use the Emergency Preparedness Checklist to identify evacuation routes, where to seek shelter, nearby emergency equipment, and more. 

UMB departments, organizations, and community members can request in-person training by emailing

Civilian Response to Active Shooter Event (CRASE) Training

CRASE teaches survival techniques for an active shooter scenario, including what to expect when the police arrive. CRASE training is offered by the UMB Police Department and may be arranged by contacting Sgt. Thaddeus Baker:

For more information, visit the Active Assailant Preparedness page

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) / Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

CPR and AED training is offered by the Office of Environmental Health Services (EHS).

Registration Page for CPR Provided by EHS

Stop the Bleed

Knowing how to control bleeding from a serious injury is important knowledge for everyone to have. This simple training can be taken in-person or online and can save a life. 

For more information about Stop the Bleed kits and how to receive training, visit the Active Assailant Preparedness:Stop the Bleed page

Fire Extinguisher Training

Attendees learn about the science of fire, the different types of fires and fire extinguishers, and how to properly use a fire extinguisher.

UMB departments, organizations, and community members can request in-person training by emailing

How to Receive Credit for Prior or External Training

Please complete this form to upload documentation of prior or external training completed within the past two years. Once verified, you will receive credit towards completion of the Preparedness Pro digital credential.