Frequently Asked Questions | FEMACourses

What is the purpose of FEMACourses?

The purpose of this website is to provide you with correct FEMA course answers to the independent study exams created by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. While most of our answer keys do have to be paid for, we do offer free key that you can browse for by typing free in the search bar. You can also navigate to the main page and click on “FREE ANSWERS” and it will take you to a page where all free keys are listed.

How can I be sure these are correct?

You can test out our free answer keys first. Sometimes courses and exams get updated but we update them as well. We update the website on a regular basis, and are made aware by customers when the test are out of date or they’ve been updated to add new questions. If you buy a course that is outdated, please contact us and you will be eligible for an updated course. Remember, the questions and answers will remain the same, but they will be in a randomized order one you take the final exam.

How do I access my products?

It’s very simple all you have to do is add them to your cart by either clicking the + Icon on the bottom of the listing on the main page, or going to the download product itself and clicking the “buy now” button. If you’re on a mobile device, they buy now button may be at the end of the page. Once you pay for the courses, you will be redirected to a purchase page with instructions. You can choose to download them from the download links at the bottom, you will also receive an email with a purchase receipt that contains download links. If you don’t see them in your inbox, please check your spam before emailing.

Refund Policy / I bought the wrong item, what can I do?

All sales are final. We do not offer refunds for products. Unfortunately, since we can’t determine who bought an item by accident and who is trying to commit fraud, we also do not offer refunds for wrong items. Contact us however, and we MAY offer product exchanges of equivalent price ONCE. This is fully up to our discretion, and we reserve the right to reject.

How do I access past products?

When you register for an account, you automatically have access to your orders without having to contact us through your purchase history. You can also check purchase receipts in your email for download links. The download links will expire after 3 weeks, and you will have to contact us for new links through the purchase receipts.

Do I need an account to purchase?

No. You may purchase without creating an account. You may want to create an account to see your purchase history but that is up to your discretion.

How long do I keep the material for?

Forever. You must download the initial material within 3 weeks due to cybersecurity reasons but you may keep the material as long as you wish. Make sure to download all materials ASAP. If your links have been expired you can contact us for new links. If the FEMA Course answers have been updated for the same version, contact us for a new copy.

Does the order of questions matter?

No, all that matters is the question and it’s answer. The order of questions is randomized on the final exam.

Do I need a FEMA SID to complete the IS Courses.

Yes. You will be required to register a FEMA SID Number to complete the courses. Anyone can sign up for an SID, even non U.S. residents. You will just need to provide your name, contact information such as email and phone, and the country/city/state, and date of your birth. As well as security questions.

Who can take FEMA Independent Study Courses? Who can teach Independent Study Courses? Who needs Independent Study Courses?

Primary audiences for IS courses would be first responders, EMS personnel, and US citizens but the courses are for anyone who wants to complete them! There are no requirements for anyone to teach these courses. Course materials are provided on the official pages for the courses. Review the material and pass the online exam and you will earn a certification of completion.

When will I receive my FEMA certification?

You will receive it online, through your email, as quickly as possible. It usually takes 1 -2 business days to receive a certificate. The email confirms your transcript has been update and will provide a link to access the electronic certificate. It will be in the form of a PDF file. You will need a PDF application to open and read.

Do you know where I can get credit for these courses?

You can obtain college credit through Frederick Community College EM-study program by paying a fee per credit. There are also other colleges which credit bank FEMA courses. There are also other colleges such as excelsior which charge per credit as well.

Why do your answer keys have more questions than on the exam?

Because the exams pull from a large pool of questions more often than not. We provide all possible questions and answers to ensure your ability to pass. They will not be in chronological order. Multiple questions may have the same question headline but different answers. Play close attention to them and choose the answers accordingly.

Can I retake the FEMA exams?

Yes. As many times as you wish. If you already passed you will not get a new score.

How many times can you take the FEMA final exam?

The FEMA Program does not limit your exam attempts. You can take them as many times as you want to reach the 75% target score

is FEMA test answers legit?

FEMACourses is the best website for getting answers to the Independent Study exams. Other websites are out of date, wrong, and expensive.

How do you know if you passed the FEMA test?

They will send a certification to your email. You have to enter your email when you create your SID. If you didn’t pass it will send a failure notice. If you did pass it will have a downloadable certificate with your name on it?

How many times can you take NIMS exam?

As many times as you want, FEMA does not limit your exam attempts. FEMA exams are based upon pass/fail criteria with the benchmark for success at 75%.

How long does it take to complete ICS 100?

With our answer key, you can do it in 5 minutes!

What are FEMA Credits?

A series of training courses built by the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA). They’re offered through the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) and National Emergency Training Center (NETC). After passing a final exam, you will earn a certificate that can be redeemed for college credit as a form of alternative credit. The most common way to redeem them is through Frederick Emergency Manage Institute using their Independent Study Credit Conversion Process. Some jobs and colleges also take them directly with a free transcript you can order directly through FEMA.

Can anyone take FEMA Independent Study Courses?

Yes. The Emergency Management Institute offers it’s self-paced courses to the general public. As long as you create a FEMA SID you will will be able to take them, even if you don’t live within the U.S.

What are FEMA Courses good for?

You can use them as college credit, improve your resume and portfolio, and even military credits. First responders’, paramedics, and other government personnel are also required to take them for development of their career paths.

How long are FEMA Certifications good for?

Forever. They never expire, although some courses may be replaced by new ones. If you want to refresh your skills you can retake the exam as many times as you want. The original date of completion will remain.

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