FEMA Independent Study Program: IS-101.C, Preparing for Federal Disaster Operations: FEMA [open html - 47KB]
"This course is designed to help prepare participants for deployment to a domestic incident. Responding to incidents requires that we must be ready, willing, and able to deploy at a moment's notice. This course provides personnel with practical tips and advice for incident deployment. […] By the end of this course, participants will be able to:  Prepare for deployment, including detailing what information to gather, what steps to take, and what things to pack.  Check in when arriving at the assigned location.  Acclimate to the working and living conditions at the assigned incident facility.  Take care of themselves during deployment.  Maintain standards for accountability.  Complete the check-out process."
FEMA Independent Study Program: http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/