Disaster Education & Preparedness


Meteorological Research and Education Organization

Education Classroom Sessions

ICS 100 & 700 Online

You can take both courses through the FEMA ICS Independent Studies program. Click on the link below to go to FEMA IS. You must register with FEMA before you take the courses. 

ICS 100 & 700 In Person

MEREO Teaches ICS 100 & 700 Classes in person in El Paso County. Click on the link below to sign up for a class near you. (Please Note these classes are limited in seats and locations)

CERT Class In Person

Community Emergency Response Team Classes are held in multiple locations through out El Paso County. These classes fill up fast, so please check back often for availability.

Skywarn NWS Classes

The National Weather Service holds classes in the Spring of each year in multiple locations around El Paso County. Please click on the link below to go to NWS.

Skywarn MEREO Class

MEREO also teaches Skywarn Classes in Colorado Springs. Please click below to sign up for our next Skywarn Class.


MEREO also teaches Ham Radio Technician to those who are not licensed Ham Radio Operators. We teach classes in multiple locations in El Paso County.