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Course Name:
MGT 415 Disaster Recovery in Rural Communities
Course Description:
This course teaches community leaders and emergency managers in rural communities how to plan for and execute disaster recovery efforts. Upon implementation, this course will assist rural communities with expediting disaster recovery efforts and facilitating the long-term economic success of their communities. Examples from Hurricane Katrina and towns devastated by tornadoes will be used as case studies to examine why communities were successful or unsuccessful in their recovery efforts. Additionally, students will actively engage in a fictional disaster recovery scenario
Course Prerequisites:
IS 100 – Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS) IS 700 – National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction Recommended • IS 235 – Emergency Planning • MGT 338 – Risk & Vulnerability Assessments for Rural Communities • MGT 339: Mitigation Strategies • IS 701 – NIMS Multi-Agency Coordination Systems • IS 800 – The National Response Framework (NRF), An Introduction
Course Target Audience:
Emergency managers, Local elected officials, disaster planning members, local private/public representatives in the local and/or county emergency operations centers, representatives from the farming community, and any other individuals involved in emergency planning.
Additional Information:
1) Parking will be along the south end of the building off of 5th Ave. Additional parking is available along Spring St. 2) Enter the building through the main entrance on the west side of the building off of Spring St near the flag poles. 3) Lunch is on your own, there are several options close by. Follow the registration link below.
Event Dates:
2/23/2024 through 2/23/2024
Event Time:
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM each day
Event Location/Address:
Grinnell Public Safety Building 1020 Spring St
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County and District:
POWESHIEK - District: 1
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Point of Contact

Brian Paul
Phone Number:
(641) 623-4357
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