National Resource Hub Video Tutorials

RIS Tech Overview

National Resource Hub – Overview

This video tutorial provides an overview of the tools and capabilities that comprise FEMA’s National Resource Hub, including:
  • Basics of the NIMS Resource Management Preparedness process
  • Tools available to support the implementation of NIMS resource management practices: resource typing, inventorying, and personnel qualifications & credentialing.

Additional Resources

Resource Typing Library Tool – Introduction

This video tutorial provides an overview of the Resource Typing Library Tool (RTLT), a publicly available web-based catalog and authoritative source for all FEMA NIMS and NQS:
  • Resource typing definitions
  • Job titles/position qualification sheets
  • Position Task Book templates

Additional Resources

Resource Inventory System – New Organization Onboarding

This video tutorial provides an overview of the Resource Inventory System (RIS), a centralized and cloud-hosted tool for use in inventorying resources. 
  • Overview and background on the Resource Inventory System
  • Capabilities and limitations associated with RIS
  • How to get started creating your inventory in RIS

Additional Resources

National Qualification System and OneResponder – Overview & Onboarding

This video tutorial provides an overview of OneResponder, a centralized and cloud-hosted tool for managing personnel qualifications and credentialing.

  • Learn the basics of the National Qualification System (NQS)
  • Overview of the core features and functionality in OneResponder.

Additional Resources

National Resource Hub Webinar Recordings and Materials


National Resource Hub Introduction Webinar (Jan-Feb 2022)

This is a video recording of the webinars conducted Jan 24 and Feb 8 and covers an overview of the following:
  • Refresh on the National Incident Management System and Resource Management Preparedness
  • Overview of the National Resource Hub
  • Review of the 3 Tools within the National Resource Hub
Webinar Slidedeck: NRH Introduction [PDF]

Resource Inventory System Introduction Webinar (Feb-March 2022)

This is a video recording of the webinars conducted Feb 15 and March 15 and covers an overview of the following:
  • Overview of the Resource Inventory System
  • Demonstration and instructions on how to use core functionality in RIS to support your organization’s inventory efforts.

OneResponder Introduction Webinar (March 2022)

This is a video recording of the webinars conducted March 8 and 22 and covers the following:
  • Overview of the National Qualification System and OneResponder
  • Demonstration and instructions on how to use core functionality in OneResponder to support your organization’s personnel qualification and credentialing efforts.