"This course is designed to provide you with the tools and practical knowledge necessary to develop your organization's devolution plans and procedures. […] Upon completing this course, the participant will be able to: 1. Identify the conditions under which devolution would be appropriate for your organization. 2. Describe the activation protocols for devolution. 3. Tailor the devolution template to meet your organizations needs. 4. Identify special considerations for devolution planning."
FEMA Independent Study Program: http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/