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MGT 403 Access and Functional Needs Preparedness Planning for Rural Communities
Course Description:
This is an eight-hour planning and management-level course. The purpose of this course is to ensure the safety of older adults, particularly those residing in assisted-living and nursing homes, and people with access and functional needs during a crisis event by increasing knowledge among community emergency planners in the area of pre-planning and preparedness. It is important to encourage outreach to the whole community so that everyone is aware that these individuals may require personalized care, transportation, shelter, and medical assistance that must be considered before the crisis occurs. This course focuses on the preparedness phase of emergency management. Topics covered include but are not limited to: • Review of Common Programs and Continuity Resources • Partnerships • Individual Considerations • Community Considerations • Care Provider Considerations • Preparedness and Response Tabletop Activity and Evaluation
Event Location/Address:
Lakeside Casino/Hotel 777 Casino Drive
City and County:
Osceola  -  CLARKE     (Region 4)
Additional Information:
1) Travel expenses will be on your own. 2) Lunch is available for purchase on site
Course Dates:
6/27/2019   through   6/27/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://www.ruraltraining.org/training/schedule/2019-06-27-mgt403-osceola-ia-001/?registered=true&fbclid=IwAR3PKbo-CQAzBR4Q1lV0h1A19VUGlZCAMrqpDq5KKWsioJ15yfvqayaH1s4
Course Contact:
Byron  Jimmerson      bjimmerson@clarkecountyiowa.org      (641) 203-3031
MGT 315 Critical Asset Risk Management
Course Description:
Do you fully understand the risk to your facility? Do you know what makes your facility susceptible to risk? Are you prepared to mitigate those risks? The Critical Asset Risk Management course helps participants answer those questions by teaching critical components of risk management. Through a combination of lecture, facilitated discussion, and group activities, participants will learn how threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences determine risk, and are given an opportunity to practice the fundamentals of conducting vulnerability assessments by conducting on-site assessments of select local facilities. Additionally they will identify potential mitigation measures associated with their findings and work together to develop and present a risk assessment report.
Event Location/Address:
Buena Vista County Law Enforcement Center 411 Expansion Blvd
City and County:
Storm Lake  -  BUENA VISTA     (Region 3)
Additional Information:
1) Lunch will be provided on-site. 2) FEMA / SID Number: Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register online: cdp.dhs.gov/femasid. 3) Travel will be at attendees expense.
Course Dates:
7/11/2019   through   7/12/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 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:
Washington County Conservation Education Center 2943 Hwy 92
City and County:
Ainsworth  -  WASHINGTON     (Region 5)
Additional Information:
Travel is at attendees expense
Course Dates:
7/31/2019   through   8/1/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
Region VII LEPC/TERC Conference
Course Description:
The Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) serves as the focal point in communities for information about hazardous materials, emergency planning and environmental risks. To assist LEPCs in conducting their jobs more effectively the US EPA and FEMA, in conjunction with private industry and tribal, state, and local government partners, hosts the Region 7 LEPC Emergency Planning & Response Conference. The biennial Region 7 LEPC Emergency Planning and Response Conference brings together experts from business, industry, and government in the fields of chemical emergency, preparedness, prevention, transportation as well as health and safety in an effort to educate about protection from chemical risks and promotion of chemical safety.
Event Location/Address:
Embassy Suites Omaha, downtown Old Market 555 S 10th St
City and County:
Omaha  -  Other     (Region 0)
Additional Information:
1) View the complete conference details at; https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=2538237 2) Individual registration and lodging Wednesday August 7, 2019, 3-7 pm; check in Thursday, August 8, 2019-training sessions Friday-Saturday, August 9-10, 2019-conference with vendor time
Course Dates:
8/7/2019   through   8/10/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:45 PM)
Registration Information:
Registration Inquiries: ConferenceSupport@sidemgroup.com or https://www.regonline.com/registration/Checkin.aspx?EventId=2538237
Course Contact:
Terri  Blunk      blunk.terri@epa.gov      9135517013
EMPD-Emergency Mgmt Program Development Session #3
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: Local Governance, Hazard Analysis, Planning and Professional Development
Event Location/Address:
Polk Co Emergency Operations Center, 1907 Carpenter Ave
City and County:
Des Moines  -  POLK     (Region 1)
Additional Information:
Lunch will be at the Polk Co EOC. Please either bring a lunch or be prepared to do individual Jimmy Johns online orders using credit card payments. This facility takes a whole block, with Polk County Public Health on the front/south side of bldg. Park in the eastern two rows or the southernmost row of the parking lot and enter on the EAST side of building. Session documents can be found at http://iowaema.com/index.php/empd-course
Course Dates:
8/8/2019   through   8/8/2019    -   (9:00 AM  to  4:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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