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E/L0388 Advanced Public Information Officer
Course Description:
The Advanced Public Information Officer course teaches participants advanced skills for use during escalating incidents, including strategic communications and incident action planning as it relates to Joint Information Center (JIC) operations. The goal of this five-day course is to: - Provide the knowledge and skills to establish, manage and work within a JIC through multimedia lectures and individual and group activities. - Provide the opportunity to apply PIO skills during a multi-day functional exercise (FE) designed to test the participants’ abilities to analyze, coordinate, process and create information in a fast-paced, realistic environment. - Encourage participants to evaluate their processes to help them generate new ideas, products, or ways of viewing challenges or situations. - Encourage participants to improve their processes and ensure every action has a measurable relevance for each identified audience, including senior leadership.
Event Location/Address:
North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) 500 College Dr.
City and County:
Mason City  -  CERRO GORDO     (Region 2)
Additional Information:
1) Room assignments will be identified as time gets closer. 2) Meals will be reimbursable with proper itemized receipts. More details to come. 3) Lodging for those that travel an excess of 50 miles to attend training
Course Dates:
7/20/2020   through   7/24/2020    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
MGT 439 Pediatric Disaster Response and Emergency Preparedness Program
Course Description:
This course prepares students to effectively, appropriately, and safely plan for and respond to a disaster incident involving children, addressing the specific needs of pediatric patients in the event of a community based-incident. Pediatric specific planning considerations include mass sheltering, pediatric-triage, reunification planning and pediatric decontamination considerations. This is not a hands-on technical course, but instead a management resource course for stakeholders.
Event Location/Address:
Unity Point/St. Luke's Auditorium 2720 Stone Park Blvd
City and County:
Sioux City  -  WOODBURY     (Region 3)
Additional Information:
FEMA / SID Number and TEEX Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register online: cdp.dhs.gov/femasid Register for a TEEX Account: https://my.teex.org/TeexPortal/Default.aspx
Course Dates:
8/11/2020   through   8/12/2020    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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:
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:
8/13/2020   through   8/13/2020    -   (9:00 AM  to  4:00 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 Co Emergency Operations Center, 1907 Carpenter Ave
City and County:
Des Moines  -  POLK     (Region 1)
Additional Information:
Please bring along last year’s budget, and your beginning fund balance from your Auditor. We will use these items during the budgeting work section to start your budget for FY2021. Also bring you User ID and password for the DOM website. If you do not have a User ID and Password please contact your Auditor or contact the ITE help desk at 515-281-5703 or 1-800-532-1174. 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:
11/12/2020   through   11/12/2020    -   (9:00 AM  to  4:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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