Emergency Management Resources:
American Red Cross
The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that provides disaster assistance, relief and education in the United States.
International Association of Emergency Managers
The International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) is a nonprofit educational organization consisting of over 6,000 international members. IAEM offers the Certified Emergency Manager (CEM) designation, a professional certification for emergency managers.
All-Hazards Incident Management Teams Association
The All-Hazards Incident Management Teams Association (AHIMTA) is a nonprofit organization for all-hazards incident management personnel, incorporated in 2010.
Federal Emergency Management Agency
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), created in 1979, is an agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Individuals can also explore careers on their website.
Association of Continuity Professionals
The Association of Continuity Professionals (ACP) is a nonprofit trade association for business continuity professionals working in such areas as business continuity, emergency management, and cybersecurity.
National Emergency Management Association
The National Emergency Management Association (NEMA), founded in 1974 and consisting of emergency management directors, is a nonprofit association committed to improving public safety.
Disaster Recovery Institute International
Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRI) is a nonprofit that helps organizations prepare for and recover from disasters. The institute provides a variety of certifications in continuity and risk management among other areas; currently more than 15,000 professionals are certified.
Homeland Security Today
Homeland Security Today provides homeland security news and analysis.
Emergency Management is a publication for emergency managers, first responders, and other emergency management, public safety and homeland security personnel. The goal of the publication is to share best practices and lessons learned to better prepare communities for crisis.
9-1-1 Magazine serves as a news source for law enforcement, fire service professionals, and emergency medical services.
English to Spanish Translation Studies Resources:
American Translator’s Association
Adelphi University is an institutional member of the American Translator’s Association (ATA), the major governing body for the field. Upon completion of the Certificate in English/Spanish Translation Studies, students are prepared to take their certification exam through the ATA. The ATA website also provides a wide variety of resources for professionals.
International Federation of Translators
FIT (Fédération Internationale des Traducteurs / International Federation of Translators) is a federation of translators’ associations around the world. This includes over 80,000 translators in 55 countries.
National Association of Judiciary Interpreters & Translators
The National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators (NAJIT) is a professional association of legal interpreters and translators.
This websites provides English-Spanish word and phrase translation, as well as flashcards and quizzes.
Training for Translators
Thoughts on Translation is a blog about translation for freelance translators.