The U.S. Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA) Master Exercise Practitioner (MEP) Program is an advanced certification in exercise design, conduct, and evaluation consistent with the Homeland Security Exercise & Evaluation Program (HSEEP) guidelines.  Master Exercise Practitioners are Subject Matter Experts on design and conduct of emergency management exercises consistent with the HSEEP doctrine.  The certification requires advanced coursework in exercise planning along with demonstrated mastery of exercise planning concepts.  Several members of the EMSI cadre hold MEP certifications and are available to help with your exercise needs.