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ESS Get Trained FEMA Education Course OverviewContractors who complete this training will be eligible to be included in the Earthquake Soft Story (ESS) Contractor Directory. All ESS participating homeowners must use this Directory to select a contractor to complete their retrofit.

The goal of this Seismic Rehabilitation Training is to educate California-licensed contractors and design professionals about the seismic vulnerabilities of houses with living space over garage (LSOG) during an earthquake. Completing this training will help you learn to identify common seismic vulnerabilities, and learn about rehabilitation approaches and available guidelines.

This training was developed from FEMA P-1100 and funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). You can review the training below, but in order to take the quiz and complete training, and be added to the Contractor Directory, you must first Register.

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