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Introduction to the National Flood Insurance Program (49-5723)

Introduction to the National Flood Insurance Program (49-5723)

August 25, 2021, 1:00-2:30

This class builds on the 1-hour class offered in February.  It goes over how to read a map, the basic requirements of the NFIP, the roles of the various governments (federal, state, local).  This class heavily emphasizes the role of the local floodplain administrator and their duties in administering the program.

  • Instructor: Brad Wenskoski, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Credits:
    • Certified Floodplain Manager, ASFPM: 1 credit
    • Code Credit, New York State Department of State: 1 credit hour
    • Professional Engineer, Practicing Institute of Engineering: in review

Fee Schedule:

Members: $15, free to code officials who are members of the NYS Floodplain and Stormwater Managers Association

Non-members: $55
To find out about joining NYSFSMA, go to our home page at and scroll to the bottom of the page.

Because this is a virtual class, this is a two-step registration process.  You will pay for the training here at  You will then receive an event registration confirmation email that will include a link to register for the Go To Webinar class. You must complete both steps in order to attend the class.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021, 1:00 PM until 2:30 PM
This is a Virtual Training.

Additional Info:
Virtual Training
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
No Fee