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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:
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:
11/29/2021   through   12/3/2021    -   (10:00 AM  to  2:30 PM)
Registration Information:
https://training.fema.gov/generaladmissionsapplication/staticforms/startapplication.aspx
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3201
G 191 Emergency Operations Center/Incident Command System Interface
Course Description:
This 1-day, Advanced Professional Series course will allow participants to develop an effective interface between Emergency Operations Center (EOC) by applying Incident Command System (ICS) principles. This course works best when delivered to ICS and EOC personnel from the same community. The course reviews ICS and EOC responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on exercises and group discussions to formulate the interface.
Event Location/Address:
Scott County Emergency Operations Center 1100 E 46 St.
City and County:
Davenport  -  SCOTT     (District 6)
Additional Information:
1) Masks are currently required in common areas and when we are unable to practice social distancing. 2) Parking is located on the Southside of the building with overflow located in the Davenport Public Works parking lot East of the EOC driveway entrance. 2a) Please do not park in the area designated for employees. 3) Travel & meals expenses are on your own
Course Dates:
11/30/2021   through   11/30/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
All-Hazards Planning Section Chief - L 962
Course Description:
This course provides emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Planning Section Chief on a local or state All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). This course focuses on: 1) managing the planning cycle, and 2) tracking resources and incident status. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.
Event Location/Address:
Linn County Emergency Management Agency (EOC) Room 125 6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
City and County:
Cedar Rapids  -  LINN     (District 6)
Additional Information:
1) Come in the main entrance of the college and go around the roundabout. It's a brick building on north end of campus we sit behind the tennis courts. 1a) Please park in the parking lot to the west of are building and use the southwest entrance of the building. 2) All participants must complete the FEMA screen fillable general application form (FF-USFA-FY-21-101) https://training.fema.gov/apply/ 2a) Completed forms are to be emailed HSEMDtraining@iowa.gov 3) All meals are on your own and/or other expenses if not associated to the below statement. 4) 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. ?4a) Prior to start of class, email your lodging reimbursement request to HSEMDTraining@iowa.gov ?4b) Lodging reimbursement is limited to the first 20 registrants who respond prior to start of class. ?4c) Maximum lodging reimbursement will be State of Iowa rate of $80 + taxes = $89.60/night.
Course Dates:
12/6/2021   through   12/9/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
G 557 Rapid Needs Assessment
Course Description:
This 1-daycourse provides the ability of local governments to perform a Rapid Needs Assessment accurately and within the first few hours after an incident or emergency is critical in providing a response designed to save lives.
Event Location/Address:
This will be a virtual course offering.
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) This class will be a VIRTUAL offering 2) Google Meet virtual planform will be used, make sure you check with your IT for access and connectivity 3) Materials will be sent to registrants electronically prior to class 3a) Registration will close 5-days prior to class so all participants receive all details/documentation. 4) Continue to monitor your emails that come from this office for updates. **In order to receive course credit you MUST complete the virtual online sign-in, complete course evaluation and posttest (if applicable). a) Upon verification of these items certificates will be issued via email.**
Course Dates:
12/7/2021   through   12/7/2021    -   (8:00 AM  to  12:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
PIO Media Awareness Training
Course Description:
This three-hour session topics include the media and social media landscape in 2020, message development, sharing information (including safety information) in a succinct and timely manner, building rapport with reports and the importance of cultivating trust in the media. It will also provide awareness sessions utilize lecture, exercises and implementation of best practices to enhance the skills and confidence of each participant to become more prepared to function as a public information staff for their jurisdiction or agency.
Event Location/Address:
This will be a virtual course offering.
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
1) This VIRTUAL training is being conducted by Wixted training group. 2) Zoom will be used to provide the training--check with your IT staff to assure you have access. (see attached Zoom invite document) **All technical questions/concerns please contact Wixted directly-email above. 3) There is NO student material, training will be provided via powerpoint with videos. 4) Continue to monitor your emails that come from this office for updates. 5) Look for a meeting maker for the training from HSEMD training staff.
Course Dates:
12/7/2021   through   12/7/2021    -   (12:30 PM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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