Mobile Operations Center

NIMSAT partially funded the UL Lafayette Police Department’s 33-foot motor coach, which is designed and outfitted to serve as a command center for University leadership in any crisis.

Emergency Preparedness

NIMSAT offers extensive planning, training, and exercises in emergency response, ensuring your organization and community are safe in the midst of a crisis.

A Homeland Security & Emergency Management Center

The National Incident Management Systems and Advanced Technologies (NIMSAT) Institute focuses on enriching public-private partnerships and advanced information technologies to enhance the national resiliency for a full range of potential disasters.

MISSION: Save Human Lives
Our experienced emergency management team joins university researchers and technology experts to build a more resilient America through education, training, outreach, and operational support to empower the homeland security and emergency management community.
Learn more about our research projects here.




A University-led Business Emergency Operations Center


Founded in 2010, the LABEOC supports the business community during a disaster. The goal is to improve response, improve self-sufficiency, and reduce reliance on FEMA and other federal assistance to maximize business, industry, and economic stabilization, returning the business environment to normal operations as quickly as possible. The LABEOC is a partnership between the Louisiana Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency PreparednessLouisiana Economic Development, and the NIMSAT Institute at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. For more information, visit


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