The UAE National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority, is the responsible authority for state, local government and Emirates personnel in civil protection matters.

The EPC have an MOU covering the provision of training, education and advisory services and course delivery spanning the whole range of emergency planning, risk assessment and management, media handling, business continuity and other resilience based matters.

For over 10 years the EPC has provided up to 20 weeks of training each year in the UAE, training over 3,200 Emirati personnel.