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AWR 328 All Hazards Preparedness for Animals in Disasters
Course Description:
This course will provide livestock producers, emergency managers, veterinarians, extension agents, veterinary technicians, rural community leaders, public and human health personnel, fire and law enforcement with tools to protect, respond to, and recover from the consequences of disasters (e.g. fire, flood, heat, earthquake, tornadoes, hurricanes, hazardous materials and catastrophic disease exposure) involving animals in rural communities. The course will introduce participants to the unique issues that must be considered and addressed when animals are involved in an emergency such as safe animal handling, animal evacuation, animal sheltering, humane euthanasia, carcass disposal, inclusion of animal management into existing ICS structures, and federal support available during recovery.
Event Location/Address:
This will be a virtual training offered by RDPC
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) All course materials will be provided digitally. A PDF course manual will be sent via a downloadable link after registration is complete. 2) All course assessments and evaluations will be completed online during training days. 3) Participants MUST attend both days to receive credit. 4) Registration will be done through the RDPC training site. 5) Deadline to register is November 2, 2021, if registration doesn’t meet the minimum number of students (30) the course may be cancelled.
Course Dates:
11/9/2021   through   11/10/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  12:00 PM)
Registration Information:
Please register through the RDPC site https://ruraltraining.org/course/AWR-328/?scheduled=true&id=2301
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3201
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:
This is a virtual course 1) Students must attend ALL sessions to earn credit of attendance 2) Virtually facilitated over Adobe Connect 3) Register at: https://training.fema.gov/generaladmissionsapplication/staticforms/startapplication.aspx
Course Dates:
11/15/2021   through   11/18/2021    -   (12:00 PM  to  4:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://training.fema.gov/generaladmissionsapplication/staticforms/startapplication.aspx
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3201
MGT 448 All Hazards Planning for Animal, Ag, & Food Related Disasters
Course Description:
This course will provide the background information needed to lead a multi-agency team of emergency planners in the development of an ESF annex for food and/or animal related disasters to supplement their community’s existing EOP. The course will address topics such as agroterrorism; detection and diagnosis; the unique challenges that rural communities face in planning for and responding to food and/or animal related disasters; utilization of Emergency Support Functions (ESF); recovery and the importance of sustainable operations during a disaster event; and mapping a community to identify areas of vulnerability and resources. All content will be presented at an all-day instructor led training that will include presentations and problem-solving activities that will be worked on in small groups.
Event Location/Address:
This will be a virtual training offered by RDPC
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) All course materials will be provided digitally. A PDF course manual will be sent via a downloadable link after registration is complete. 2) All course assessments and evaluations will be completed online during training days. 3) Participants MUST attend both days to receive credit. 4) Registration will be done through the RDPC training site. 5) Deadline to register is November 9, 2021, if registration doesn’t meet the minimum number of students (30) the course may be cancelled.
Course Dates:
11/16/2021   through   11/17/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  12:00 PM)
Registration Information:
Please register through the RDPC site https://ruraltraining.org/course/MGT-448/?scheduled=true&id=2302
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3201
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:
Iowa Lakes Community College 300 S 18th St Room 74
City and County:
Estherville  -  EMMET     (District 2)
Additional Information:
1) IN person training 2) Use the parking lot on the west side of the building closest to entrance one. Participants will need to use entrance one (Main Doors) to access the building. Directions will be provided once in the building. 3) Registrants will be sent an electronic version of the course materials for download or to print for class Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop to follow along or their printed manual. This multi-day course is supported with Homeland Security Gr
Course Dates:
11/18/2021   through   11/19/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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 FY21 year end reports from the Auditor’s office, to include the July 1, 2020 beginning balance and the June 30, 2021 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:
11/18/2021   through   11/18/2021    -   (9:00 AM  to  4:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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