University of Tennessee Municipal Technical Advisory Service (MTAS)
Univ of Tenn MTAS - University Ave.
This free, 4-hour training session will provide a detailed overview of FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and review the community’s roles and responsibilities in administering this program at the local level. The course will contain exercises in completing floodplain development permits, reviewing elevation certificates for development within an unnumbered A zone and an AE zone with base flood elevations. Participants will learn how to read a Flood Insurance Study profile, review an elevation certificate for errors and how to issue a certificate of occupancy based upon correct FEMA elevation certificates.
Target Audience: Floodplain Administrators, Surveyors,
Planning Directors, Codes Officials, Planning and Zoning
Board Members and other Municipal Officials responsible for
implementing their Floodplain Management Ordinance.
Instructor: Amy Miller
Free, but registration is required.