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K 0146: Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) Training
Course Description:
HSEEP exercise and evaluation doctrine is flexible, scalable, adaptable, and practical aid to stakeholders across the whole community. HSEEP doctrine is applicable for exercises across all mission areas: prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery. Using HSEEP supports the National Preparedness System. HSEEP doctrine is based on national best practices and is supported by training, technology systems, tools, and technical assistance. The National Exercise Program (NEP) is consistent with the HSEEP methodology. Exercise practitioners are encouraged to apply and adapt HSEEP doctrine to meet their specific needs.
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual course offering from FEMA
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
Individuals applying for EMI courses will be required to register using the FEMA Student Identification (SID) number ** To register, go to: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid. 1) Complete a FEMA Form 119-25-1, General Admissions Application form with student signature and signature of supervisor 2) Email the completed application and pre-requisite certificates to NETC Admissions office: netcadmissions@fema.dhs.gov
Course Dates:
3/8/2021   through   3/11/2021    -   (12:00 PM  to  4:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://training.fema.gov/apply/119-25-1.pdf?d=2014-12-9 must be completed for the state to approve. You will be notified by EMI/FEMA of the course registration.
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3201
Rescue Task Force - Hostile Event Interdiction: Unified Response by Law Enforcement, Fire and EMS
Course Description:
The Preparedness of State and Local Law enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services is one of the major initiatives of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Students from Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services will learn the tactics, techniques and procedures, specific to a unified small group response as a rescue task force during the interdiction phase of a terrorist driven, active shooter or any active hostile incident. Students will have daily practical exercises as well as written exams throughout the 3 day curriculum. The course is the response to a neutralized or mitigated active shooter or hostile event; where Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services students learn to unify as a rescue task force and conduct force protection while setting up casualty collection points as an integrated response.
Event Location/Address:
Northwest Iowa Community College 603 W Park Street, Building H
City and County:
Sheldon  -  OBRIEN     (District 3)
Additional Information:
1) Parking is available in Lot #1 and Lot #4. The presentations will be located in Building H. (map will be sent to registrants) 2) Course includes - Student manual - Conversion kits for duty weapons (for force on force scenarios) - Simunition® for scenario training - Certificate of completion 3) Lodging reimbursement is available for those that travel an excess of 50 miles to attend training; at the state lodging rate of $65 + tax per night. Available lodging in Sheldon includes the Holiday Inn Express & Suites and Super 8.
Course Dates:
3/10/2021   through   3/12/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
CERT Teaching to Teenagers
Course Description:
For CERT trainers or others who are interested in learning more about teaching CERT Basic Training for teenagers. Course Description At the conclusion of this Train-the-Trainer Annex module, participants will be able to deliver CERT Basic Training to teenagers. In order to do that, they must be able to: ? Determine how to market Teen CERT training ? Determine how to maintain Teen CERT training ? Describe learning techniques for teaching adolescents ? Describe specific tips for managing a Teen CERT class ? Explain the evaluation process for a Teen CERT class ? Demonstrate the ability to teach a segment of the CERT curriculum to an adolescent audience The topics that will be covered in this module are: ? Module overview ? Marketing the Training ? Maintaining Teen CERTs ? Teaching Adolescents ? Managing a Teen Classroom ? Evaluating Students and the Training
Event Location/Address:
On-Line Zoom presentation
City and County:
Virtual  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
VIRTUAL course: 1) ZOOM login Information will be sent to registrants prior to class via email -please contact your IT for connectivity issues/concerns for Zoom access 2) Class materials will be sent to registrants prior to class via email 3) Registration will close 5-days prior to class to assure all registrants receive the same information 4) Class certificates will be emailed after class completion
Course Dates:
3/15/2021   through   3/15/2021    -   (12:30 PM  to  3:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
AWR 326 Tornado Awareness
Course Description:
Tornadoes can strike anywhere in the United States with little or no warning and are capable of causing significant loss of life and billions of dollars in damages. It is important that every community be prepared by understanding tornadoes and the associated dangers. This awareness level course helps participants to better understand the basics of tornado science, the weather forecasting process, and the tornado warning process. Participants will also be better able to implement safety measures for themselves, their families and their organizations in preparation for tornado season. The goal of this course is to provide participants with the basics of tornado science, forecasting, warning, and preparedness. Course Modules include: Science of Tornadoes, Weather Forecast Process, Tornado Warning Process, Tornado Safety
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual course offering from NDPTC
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
**Secondary registration will be required to complete necessary items, registration code will be sent to ONLY those that register. 1) Participants will need to complete both pre/post tests online through the NDPTC website. 2) Zoom link will be sent to everyone registered with NDPTC 2-days before the delivery date. 2a) Contact your IT staff for assistance/access to Zoom. 2b) A digital, fillable handout of the PowerPoint slides, and the entire student manual will be sent to students.
Course Dates:
3/17/2021   through   3/18/2021    -   (1:00 PM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
K 2300 Intermediate EOC Functions (virtually facilitated)
Course Description:
The K2300 Intermediate Emergency Operations Center Functions is a four-day course with the goal of assisting individuals and jurisdictions who desire to develop or improve their Emergency Operation Centers (EOC). By the end of the course, students will be able to demonstrate, through activities and a Final Exam, the managerial and operational roles of the modern day EOC as a NIMS Command and Coordination functional group operating within a Multiagency Coordination System (MACS).
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual course offering from FEMA
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) Course Length: This course is five (5) days in length 2) Virtually facilitated over Adobe Connect.
Course Dates:
3/22/2021   through   3/26/2021    -   (7:00 AM  to  11:30 AM)
Registration Information:
Each virtual offering will be limited to 25 students on a first registered basis. Apply for the K2300 (https://training.fema.gov/generaladmissionsapplication/).
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3201
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