Volume 16 Issue 2, 2001

Editorial: Education and training for the emergency management profession

Dudley McArdle

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In September 1998 Emergency Management Australia (EMA) commissioned a report The Role of the Australian Emergency Management Institute (AEMI) in Development and Delivery of Emergency Management Education and Training Post 2000. One of the major recommendations of the Report was that AEMI (the education and training arm of EMA) should 'provide a leadership role for the professionalisation of the broad emergency management community'.