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K 0051 Exercise Program Management
Course Description:
K0051 Exercise Program Management is a basic-level course that provides a comprehensive overview of exercise program management. Participants will gain a better understanding of Exercise Program Management and create ‘Take Home’ documents. The course will discuss the facilitation of an Integrated Preparedness Planning Workshop (IPPW) and identify elements of the Integrated Preparedness Plan (IPP) as it relates to exercise program management.
Event Location/Address:
This is a virtual course offering from FEMA
City and County:
Virtual Offering  -  Other     (District 0)
Additional Information:
Virtual 1) Webinar format that includes classroom-like lectures, work-group activities, and a final test, to assess participants’ knowledge gain. 2) Additionally, work-group activities reinforce the concepts taught during lectures. 3) Conducted online via Adobe Connect, contact your IT for connection problems 4) Participants must complete ALL 4 hours of this course and pass the post-test to receive full credit.
Course Dates:
9/8/2021   through   9/8/2021    -   (11:00 AM  to  3:00 PM)
Registration Information:
1) Applications must be submitted through the online registration system (https://training.fema.gov/netc_online_admissions/) 2) Completed applications must include certificates of IS-120 An Introduction to Exercises and K/L0146 HSEEP as attachments. 3) Applications should be routed to your State Training Office (STO) for approval hsemdtraining@iowa.gov.
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (515) 725-3201
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:
1) Course Length: This course is five (5) days in length 2) Virtually facilitated over Adobe Connect.
Course Dates:
9/13/2021   through   9/17/2021    -   (7:00 AM  to  11:30 AM)
Registration Information:
Each virtual offering will be limited to 25 students on a first registered basis. Apply for the K2300 (https://training.fema.gov/generaladmissionsapplication/).
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:
Individuals applying for EMI courses will be required to register using the FEMA Student Identification (SID) number ** To register, go to: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid. 1) Complete a FEMA Form 119-25-1, General Admissions Application form with student signature and signature of supervisor 2) Email the completed application and pre-requisite certificates to NETC Admissions office: netcadmissions@fema.dhs.gov
Course Dates:
9/13/2021   through   9/16/2021    -   (12:00 PM  to  4:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://training.fema.gov/apply/119-25-1.pdf?d=2014-12-9 must be completed for the state to approve. You will be notified by EMI/FEMA of the course registration.
Course Contact:
Steve  Warren      steve.warren@iowa.gov      (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 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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