David Emswiler

David Emswiler

Office Phone: (540) 432-4396

Email:

Main Campus, Harrisonburg

Office Location: FM 100C

Campus Safety Coordinator

Physical Plant

David has spent most of his adult life working in emergency services, he has a clear understanding of what is involved in that realm of operations. He brings to his role at EMU a genuine concern and interest in seeing that both those that use, and reside on campus are provided with a safe and secure environment. David has a diverse background in fire safety, emergency planning, employee safety and criminal justice.

Education
  • B.S. Eastern Mennonite University, 1996
  • A.A. Eastern Mennonite University, 1989
  • Career Certificate, Fire Science. Blue Ridge Community College, 1982
Church, Community and Professional Service
  • Member – Virginia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators
  • Member – Central Shenandoah Valley Fire Marshal’s Association
  • Member – Harrisonburg Police Department Citizens Advisory Counsel
  • Member – Harrisonburg/Rockingham Emergency Management Taskforce / LEPC
  • Member – Board of Directors, Broadway Volunteer Fire Department Inc
Certifications and Licenses

ASISTApplied Suicide Intervention Training

CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM (CIT) BASICFor Law Enforcement Officers

FBISAR Initiative

FEMAProfessional Development Series (PDS) in Emergency Management

FEMAMulti-Hazard Emergency Planning For Higher Education

FEMA / Department of Homeland Security

  • NIMS 100 – Introduction to ICS
  • NIMS 100SC – ICS for Schools
  • NIMS 200 – Single Resources and Initial Action Incident
  • NIMS 300 – Intermediate ICS For Expanding Incidents
  • NIMS 400 – Advance ICS
  • NIMS 700 – National Incident Management System NIMS
  • NIMS G-775 – EOC Management & Operations

National Fire Academy – Public Fire Education Specialist

OSHAOSHA10 Construction Safety and Health

Virginia Department of Fire Programs Fire Marshal Academy – Fire Inspector I & II

Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services

  • Anti-Terrorism Training
  • Strategic Legal Guidelines for University Police/Security Operations
  • Four Corners of Title IX Compliance
  • Jeanne Clery Act Compliance Training

Virginia Office of EMSEMT-B

Virginia Department of Emergency Management

  • Principles of Emergency Management
  • Rapid Assessment
  • Emergency OPS / Center, Management and OPS
  • Public Safety Response to Terrorism-Awareness
  • Mitigation for Emergency Managers

Virginia State Police / VDEMFusion Liaison Officer

- Department Of Homeland Security, National Fire Academy, multiple classes and certifications.
- Virginia Department of Fire Programs, multiple classes and certifications.

Professional Conferences Attended
  • DHS National Fire Academy – University/College Campus Fire and Life Safety
  • DHSActive Shooter Workshop
  • Blue Ridge Safety Association – When OSHA Knocks
  • Marsh Risk Consulting – Emergency Response for Dust Explosions
  • Campus Fire Watch – Fire Safety Program
  • Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development – Building Code Academy
  • Virginia State Police – Explosives Identification
  • IAFFMethamphetamine/Drug Lab Identification
  • DCJSCampus Safety and Violence Prevention Forum