Project Title: National Earthquake Technical Assistance Program (NETAP)
Client: Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Purpose: The purpose of the ATC-66 Series is to deliver trainings to the public that increase local earthquake knowledge and support the effective implementation of earthquake risk reduction activities. The National Earthquake Technical Assistance Program (NETAP) provides training delivery to support the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program. Courses relate to a wide range of subjects, including schools, hospitals, residences, rapid visual screening, post-earthquake assessment, building codes, and nonstructural components. Each year, the ATC-66 Project hosts around 40 trainings and trains about 2,500 participants. These trainings, which take place in-person or virtually, are provided in about 20 U.S. states and territories.
Resources: For a list of available trainings, please see the latest resource guide -- ATC-66-12, National Earthquake Technical Assistance Program (NETAP), A Resource Guide for Regional and State/Territory Earthquake Program Managers—2020-2021