RedVector RV-10292

Guide to the FEMA Elevation Certificate V2

Guide to the FEMA Elevation Certificate V2

2 hrs. Online Course

Level: Intermediate

Item#: RV-10292

SME: Bill Tingle, P.G., CFM, CPESC

Average Rating

4 13
The Elevation Certificate is an important administrative tool of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). It is to be used to provide elevation information necessary to ensure compliance with community floodplain management ordinances, to determine the proper insurance premium rate, and to support a request for a Letter of Map Amendment or Revision (LOMA or LOMR-F).
 
This interactive online course will provide a comprehensive overview of the FEMA elevation certificate and instructions for how to complete one. You will get the information you need and you will have opportunities to practice filling in samples.
Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain where to find information for correct data on the certificate
  • Describe the uses of the elevation certificate and its role in LOMA and LOMR-F
  • Recognize the building diagrams and examples of each
  • Complete an elevation certificate
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Bill Tingle, P.G., CFM, CPESC
Bill Tingle, P.G., CFM, CPESC Photo
Mr. Tingle is a Professional Geologist and a Certified Floodplain Manager. He holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Geography and Earth Sciences. He has 15 years experience in floodplain management at the local government level and is the Chairman of the North Carolina Association of Floodplain Managers. Bill has worked closely with FEMA staff on various floodplain issues and is a member of the Association of State Floodplain Managers where he serves on a variety of committees. He has authored numerous papers on floodplain management.
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Course Reviews (13)
great
By (Engineer, Land Surveyor) on Mar, 15, 2019
great
very good
By (Land Surveyor) on Sep, 11, 2018
very good.
great examples and practice exercises
By on Sep, 24, 2018
great examples and practice exercises
Great information
By (Land Surveyor) on Dec, 12, 2018
Great information
Easy to understand
By (Land Surveyor) on Feb, 15, 2019
Easy to understand.
GOOD REFRESHER
By (Engineer, Land Surveyor) on Feb, 27, 2019
GOOD REFRESHER
important information
By on Feb, 27, 2019
important information
Good refresher
By (Land Surveyor) on Feb, 28, 2019
Good refresher.
Most of it is understood if a person has ever filled one of these out before
By (Land Surveyor) on Dec, 12, 2018
Most of it is understood if a person has ever filled one of these out before.
Course materials are based on an expired elevation certificate format
By (Engineer, Professional Organization) on Jan, 18, 2019
Course materials are based on an expired elevation certificate format.
provide an elevation certificate on which you can type answers
By (Engineer) on Feb, 18, 2019
provide an elevation certificate on which you can type answers. state the meaning of all zones, such as AO, etc.
A little disjointed, but overall provided the data expected
By (Engineer) on Feb, 06, 2019
A little disjointed, but overall provided the data expected
it used an obsolete elevation certificate form
By (Engineer, Land Surveyor) on Nov, 02, 2018
it used an obsolete elevation certificate form