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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:
5/24/2021   through   5/28/2021    -   (10:00 AM  to  2:30 PM)
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
G 290 Basic Public Information Officer (PIO)
Course Description:
This 2-day training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be a PIO. The course emphasizes skills development and addresses the impact of technology on emergency public information.
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual course offering from the Blue Cell
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) This class will be a VIRTUAL offering conducted by The Blue Cell 2) Microsoft Teams will be used to provide the training 3) Materials will be sent to registrants electronically prior to class 4) If registration doesn't reach 15 students the course may be cancelled. Continue to monitor your emails that come from this office for updates.
Course Dates:
5/26/2021   through   5/27/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
G 202 Debris Management Planning for State, Tribal, & Local Officials
Course Description:
This 3-day course is designed to enable participants to successfully plan for, respond to and manage debris operations resulting from a debris generating event. Interactive lectures, individual activities and small group activities will provide opportunities for participants to share ideas and ask questions.
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual course offering from the Blue Cell
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) This class will be a VIRTUAL offering conducted by The Blue Cell 2) Microsoft Teams will be used to provide the training 3) Materials will be sent to registrants electronically prior to class 4) If registration doesn't reach 15 students the course may be cancelled. Continue to monitor your emails that come from this office for updates.
Course Dates:
6/1/2021   through   6/3/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
K 0051 Exercise Program Management
Course Description:
K0051 Exercise Program Management is a basic-level course that provides a comprehensive overview of exercise program management. Participants will gain a better understanding of Exercise Program Management and create ‘Take Home’ documents. The course will discuss the facilitation of an Integrated Preparedness Planning Workshop (IPPW) and identify elements of the Integrated Preparedness Plan (IPP) as it relates to exercise program management.
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual course offering from FEMA
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
Virtual 1) Webinar format that includes classroom-like lectures, work-group activities, and a final test, to assess participants’ knowledge gain. 2) Additionally, work-group activities reinforce the concepts taught during lectures. 3) Conducted online via Adobe Connect, contact your IT for connection problems 4) Participants must complete ALL 4 hours of this course and pass the post-test to receive full credit.
Course Dates:
6/1/2021   through   6/1/2021    -   (11:00 AM  to  3:00 PM)
Registration Information:
1) Applications must be submitted through the online registration system (https://training.fema.gov/netc_online_admissions/) 2) Completed applications must include certificates of IS-120 An Introduction to Exercises and K/L0146 HSEEP as attachments. 3) Applications should be routed to your State Training Office (STO) for approval hsemdtraining@iowa.gov.
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3201
Don Hampton Award Ceremony and Conference
Course Description:
The Iowa Disaster Human Resource Council (IDHRC) is holding their annual Don Hampton Conference and Award Ceremony to provide best practices, resource connection, and networking opportunities. Whether you are helping to prepare for, respond to, or recovery from disaster events in your community and beyond, the IDHRC invites you to attend. During this conference the IDHRC also recognizes outstanding Iowans who have responded in times of disaster to provide aide to fellow Iowans or citizens nationwide. Don Hampton was a founding member of the IDHRC, an avid volunteer helping countless families recover from disasters, a champion for the disaster response and recovery community. This award celebrates others who strive to be champions in times of disaster.
Event Location/Address:
Virtual
City and County:
Virtual  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) The conference is being held virtually this year. 2) Please check out the IDHRC's website for more details on this year's schedule and speakers: www.iavoad.org/don-hampton-conference/don-hampton-conference-2021
Course Dates:
6/8/2021   through   6/10/2021    -   (8:30 AM  to  3:30 PM)
Registration Information:
Registration: www.eventbrite.com/e/idhrc-don-hampton-conference-awards-ceremony-registration-151818540341.
Course Contact:
Lori  Williams      lori.williams@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3243
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