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ICS 300 Intermediate
Course Description:
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System. This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses.
Event Location/Address:
The Security Institute WITCC College Campus 4647 Stone Ave
City and County:
Sioux City  -  WOODBURY     (Region 3)
Additional Information:
1) Travel will be at attendees expense. 2) If minimum registration numbers are not met, there is a potential for course cancellation. 3) Lunch will be provided, please contact Rebecca if you are interested.
Course Dates:
12/5/2019   through   12/6/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
AWR 147 Rail Car Incident Response
Course Description:
Rail Car Incident Response is an 8-hour, awareness level course developed to educate rural emergency responders on freight rail car incidents involving hazardous materials.
Event Location/Address:
Fareway Conference Center 1900 Lakewood Drive
City and County:
Boone  -  BOONE     (Region 1)
Additional Information:
Students will need a FEMA SID (Student Identification Number) number. Below is a link on how to obtain this number. If you don't have one already, please register at: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/ Boone Course Short Cut https://www.ruraltraining.org/training/schedule/2019-12-10-awr147-boone-ia-001/?registered=true
Course Dates:
12/10/2019   through   12/10/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Registration Information:
https://www.ruraltraining.org/training/schedule/2019-12-10-awr147-boone-ia-001/
Course Contact:
Lance  Kooiker      lkooiker@boonecounty.iowa.gov      (515) 433-0592
Introductory Cyber Resiliency Workshop by DHS for Small to Medium Organizations
Course Description:
This introductory 4 hour workshop is designed to bring together Small to Medium Size community partners across State, Federal, Private Sector, Non-Governmental Organizations, Academia as well as some critical infrastructure owners. The goals of the Cyber Resiliency Workshop is to introduce concepts, raise awareness, reinforce cyber security best practices, discuss processes, share information, and enhance cyber incident response and business continuity capabilities. Practitioners will learn about cyber resilience concepts, capacity and capability building activities in key performance areas related to cyber security, IT operations, and business continuity. Workshop content and tutorial activities reinforce both operational risk management and emergency/crisis management activities for critical cyber infrastructure personnel. Participants will leave with tangible, useful “take-away” information related to risk-based decision-making and security planning for critical IT services.
Event Location/Address:
Danfoss 2800 E 13th St
City and County:
Ames  -  STORY     (Region 1)
Additional Information:
1) Request registration be limited to two individuals per agency. 2) Park in the Danfoss parking lots near the flag pole on the north side of the facility. Enter through the main door/visitor’s entrance and guest will be registered at the front desk. 3) Travel expenses are on your own. 4) Facility questions, contact Keith Morgan at 515-231-5297
Course Dates:
12/11/2019   through   12/11/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  12:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
Advanced Cyber Resiliency Workshop by DHS for Highly Mature Cybersecurity Programs
Course Description:
This 4 hour workshop is designed to bring together community partners across State, Federal, Private Sector, Non-Governmental Organizations, Academia as well as some critical infrastructure owners. The goals of the Advanced Cyber Resiliency Workshop is to mature established processes, raise awareness, reinforce cyber security best practices, discuss processes, share information, and enhance cyber incident response and business continuity capabilities. The focus will be to discuss cyber resilience concepts, conduct capacity and capability building activities in key performance areas related to cyber security, IT operations, and business continuity. Workshop content and tutorial activities reinforce both operational risk management and emergency/crisis management activities for critical cyber infrastructure personnel. Participants will leave with tangible, useful “take-away” information related to risk-based decision-making and security planning for critical IT services.
Event Location/Address:
Danfoss 2800 E 13th St
City and County:
Ames  -  STORY     (Region 1)
Additional Information:
1) Request registration be limited to two individuals per agency. 2) Park in the Danfoss parking lots near the flag pole on the north side of the facility. Enter through the main door/visitor’s entrance and guest will be registered at the front desk. 3) Travel expenses are on your own. 4) Facility questions, contact Keith Morgan at 515-231-5297
Course Dates:
12/11/2019   through   12/11/2019    -   (1:00 PM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
PER 343 Social Media Engagement Strategies
Course Description:
This course will prepare participants to engage individuals and volunteer organizations through social media, especially in the context of disaster preparedness and response. Social media engagement is often an enigma to most people, particularly in the public sector, because it is a different form of communication than most are accustomed. Through this course, participants will learn how to develop content that engages their audiences and turns their words into action throughout the disaster cycle. Participants will learn about social media engagement texhniques, individual and organizational roles in crisis communication and Virtual Operations Support Teams (VOST).
Event Location/Address:
Polk County Emergency Management Agency 1907 Carpenter Avenue
City and County:
Des Moines  -  POLK     (Region 1)
Additional Information:
1) Participants will be required to bring their own laptop or wi-fi enabled device to the training session for the hands-on exercises. 2) This course conducts a pre-test, post-test, and course evaluation online 3) Participants must have Twitter, Facebook and Instagram account prior to attending the course
Course Dates:
2/4/2020   through   2/4/2020    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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