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Leadership Media Awareness Training for Senior Officials
Course Description:
The 4-hour Leadership Media Awareness Training course is designed to provide a basic understanding to senior officials discussing how leadership can and might interact with the media during emergency and non-emergency scenarios. This course works best with 6-10 participants.
Event Location/Address:
Buena Vista County Law Enforcement Center 411 Expansion Blvd
City and County:
Storm Lake  -  BUENA VISTA     (District 3)
Additional Information:
1) Course will be held in the Buena Vista County EOC 2) Travel and meals are on your own Please follow the current CDC guidelines, and if you feel ill, have a temperature, or have a sore throat, stay home.
Course Dates:
11/14/2022   through   11/14/2022    -   (1:00 PM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
AWR 331 Winter Weather Hazards: Science and Preparedness
Course Description:
Winter storms can strike every state in the United States. It is important that every community be ready for the hazards associated with them. This course assists to provide emergency managers, first responders, and community members across all sectors with a basic understanding of the latest knowledge in winter weather science, forecasting, warning, and best practices in preparedness. The course enhances the ability of participants to identify and describe the hazards associated with winter weather and to better prepare for and mitigate the impacts of snow, sleet, freezing rain, and dangerously low temperatures. The goal of this course is to provide participants with the basics of winter weather science, forecasting, warning, and preparedness. Course Modules: Science of Winter Weather, Winter Weather Forecast Process, Winter Weather Warning Process and Safety, Winter Storm Scenario
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual offering from NDPTC
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) This is a virtual offering from NDPTC, follow the registration link below. 2) Two day--four hours each day
Course Dates:
11/17/2022   through   11/18/2022    -   (1:00 PM  to  5:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://ndptc.hawaii.edu/training/delivery/3102/
Course Contact:
Stephen  Hughes      sthughes@hawaii.edu      (515) 725-3201
AWR 331 Winter Weather Hazards: Science and Preparedness
Course Description:
Winter storms can strike every state in the United States. It is important that every community be ready for the hazards associated with them. This course assists to provide emergency managers, first responders, and community members across all sectors with a basic understanding of the latest knowledge in winter weather science, forecasting, warning, and best practices in preparedness. The course enhances the ability of participants to identify and describe the hazards associated with winter weather and to better prepare for and mitigate the impacts of snow, sleet, freezing rain, and dangerously low temperatures. The goal of this course is to provide participants with the basics of winter weather science, forecasting, warning, and preparedness. Course Modules: Science of Winter Weather, Winter Weather Forecast Process, Winter Weather Warning Process and Safety, Winter Storm Scenario
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual offering from NDPTC
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) This virtual course will be conducted in four-hour blocks, over two consecutive days 2) Registration is available through the NDPTC website.
Course Dates:
11/17/2022   through   11/18/2022    -   (1:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://ndptc.hawaii.edu/training/delivery/3102/
Course Contact:
Stephen  Hughes      sthughes@hawaii.edu      (515) 725-3201
EMPD-Emergency Mgmt Program Development Session #4
Course Description:
The Emergency Management Program Development course provides a comprehensive overview of the statutory requirements and professional duties of today’s emergency manager. Developed and delivered by practitioners in four separate 6 hour sessions, the course is an opportunity for peer to peer learning through lecture as well as task-oriented coaching. Technical and soft skill development in the areas of administration, planning, resource management, training, and exercises are included. Topics covered: Commission Governance, Training, Exercises, Homeland Security, Budgeting and Professional Development
Event Location/Address:
Polk County Emergency Management, 1907 Carpenter Avenue
City and County:
Des Moines  -  POLK     (District 1)
Additional Information:
During the budget module work session students will need to bring a wireless capable computer. Students will need to have available your FY22 year end reports from the Auditor’s office, to include the July 1, 2021 beginning balance and the June 30, 2022 ending balance. Newer Coordinator may need to get a DOM website password through your Auditor. Do this now, it may take a day for approval. **This facility takes a whole block, with Polk County Public Health on the front (south side of bldg)—directly to the north of the Polk County Human Services (DHS) Building. Once parked in the lot to the south of building, enter on the EAST side of building. **Only park in the two east most rows or the southern most row. **Lunch will be at the Polk Co EOC. Please either bring your lunch or be prepared to do individual Jimmy Johns online orders using credit card payments. **Session documents can be found at http://iowaema.com/index.php/empd-course
Course Dates:
11/17/2022   through   11/17/2022    -   (9:00 AM  to  4:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
ICS 400 Advanced
Course Description:
This 2-day course provides training on and resources for personnel who has a responsibility to function in a command post managing and expanding incident. Topics include use of an Incident Complex and Area Command, and the interactions between Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) entities.
Event Location/Address:
Grinnell Public Safety Building 1020 Spring St
City and County:
Grinnell  -  POWESHIEK     (District 1)
Additional Information:
1) Parking lot entrance is off of 5th Ave on the south end of the building. On-street parking available along Spring Street. 2) Entrance to the building is off of Spring Street (west end of the building) near the flag poles. 3) This multi-day course is supported with Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP) funding. You may request lodging reimbursement if you traveled an excess of 50 miles one way and an Iowa resident. Prior to start of class, email your lodging reimbursement request to HSEMDTraining@iowa.gov Lodging reimbursement is limited to the first 10 registrants who respond prior to start of class. Maximum lodging reimbursement will be State of Iowa rate of $80 + taxes = $89.60/night. TAKE NOTE: lodging restrictions beginning January 1, 2022 for those requesting reimbursement. 4) All other travel is on your own if above statement doesn't apply 5) Meals are on your own Please follow the current CDC guidelines, and if you feel ill, have a temperature, or have a sore throat, stay home.
Course Dates:
12/1/2022   through   12/2/2022    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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