2021 Ohio Statewide Floodplain Management Conference

DECEMBER 7th and 14th, 2021


Usually, the Ohio Statewide Floodplain Management Conference is a two-day, in-person, multi-track conference that offers sessions addressing the various areas and issues within floodplain management and the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Coordination of the conference is a cooperative effort between the Ohio Floodplain Management Association (OFMA) and Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR).

Again in 2021, OFMA will offer this conference as free VIRTUAL CONFERENCE to provide relevant floodplain management training and assist floodplain management professionals in obtaining continuing education credits/hours to support professional certifications and accreditation.


  • Attendees must register for the conference to receive the link to access sessions and any additional information.

  • This virtual conference will be offered at no charge.

  • The conference will be hosted in Zoom.



  • To obtain continuing education hours, attendees will be required to verify attendance. During each presentation, a link to an online form will be provided for attendees to complete and submit information to verify attendance.

    • This information will be compiled after the conference and attendance certificates will be emailed to the contact provided on the attendance forms by December 31, 2021.

  • Available Credits:

    • 11.25 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) toward Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) accreditation. (Up to 5.75 hours (Day 1)/5.5 hours (Day 2) for each full day of attendance or one (1.0) hour of continuing education will be available for one (1.0) hour of attendance.)

    • 11.25 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours that can be used toward Engineering/Surveying continuing education requirements. (Up to 5.75 hours (Day 1)/5.5 hours (Day 2) for each full day of attendance or one (1.0) CPD hour will be available for one (1.0) hour of attendance.)

    • Ohio Board of Building Standards Credits: (Course# BBS2021-617) BI(8.0), BO(8.0), BPE(8.0), EPE(8.0), LPE(8.0), MPE(8.0), MI(8.0), MechPE(8.0), NRIUI(8.0), PI(8.0), PPE(8.0), RBI(8.0), RBO(8.0), REPE(8.0), RIUI(8.0), RMI(8.0), RPE(8.0), RPI(8.0)