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All Hazards Operations Section Chief - L0958
Course Description:
This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Operations Section Chief (OSC) on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: 1) responding to the incident and the command needs of the incident, and 2) effectively fulfilling the position responsibilities of an OSC on an AHIMT. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.
Event Location/Address:
Dallas County Human Services Campus, 25747 N Ave
City and County:
Adel  -  DALLAS     (District 1)
Additional Information:
1) Parking is available in the North or South lot with the building entrance located in the center of the building on the East or West Side. 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:
2/7/2022   through   2/11/2022    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
G 205 Recovery from Disaster: The Local Government Role
Course Description:
This course is designed for local disaster recovery teams consisting of emergency managers, city/county administrators, public works directors, building inspectors, and community planners. The course focuses on the roles and responsibilities of each team member, and provides guidance on developing a local disaster recovery plan. Participants are given the opportunity to develop an outline of their own recovery plan during the course. • Increase local government and community awareness of issues involved in disaster recovery • Build local recovery capability to address guidance expressed in the National Disaster Recovery Framework during local disaster recovery • Provide a forum for discussion of “lessons learned” and best practices in disaster recovery at the local level • Promote the development of a pre-disaster recovery planning process
Event Location/Address:
Henry County Emergency Management Building 900 West Washington
City and County:
Mt. Pleasant  -  HENRY     (District 5)
Additional Information:
1) Parking in rear of building, enter through the West doors. 2) Participants will need to bring your own hot spot if you want WIFI. 3) 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. ?3a) Prior to start of class, email your lodging reimbursement request to HSEMDTraining@iowa.gov ?3b) Lodging reimbursement is limited to the first 20 registrants who respond prior to start of class. ?3c) Maximum lodging reimbursement will be State of Iowa rate of $80 + taxes = $89.60/night.
Course Dates:
2/16/2022   through   2/18/2022    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
G 364 Multi-Hazard Emergency Planning for Schools
Course Description:
This 2-day course provides schools with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to refine or develop an all-hazards school emergency operations plan (EOP) and to identify how to train and exercise the school EOP. This course follows the guidance set forth in the FEMA Comprehensive Preparedness Guide, CPG 101, for developing an emergency operations plan and explains how to engage the whole community—including parents/guardians and outside agencies such as law enforcement, fire, and emergency management—in school preparedness and planning.
Event Location/Address:
Polk County Emergency Management 1907 Carpenter Ave
City and County:
Des Moines  -  POLK     (District 1)
Additional Information:
**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. ? Prior to start of class (March 7, 2022), email your lodging reimbursement request to HSEMDTraining@iowa.gov ? Lodging reimbursement is limited to the first 20 registrants who respond prior to start of class (March 7, 2022). ? Maximum lodging reimbursement will be State of Iowa rate of $80 + taxes = $89.60/night. **All other expenses are on your own. PARKING: Entrance to Polk County Emergency Management is on the east side of the building. Please do not park in spots designated for public health patients. Overflow parking can be found south of Carpenter in the Human Services lot.
Course Dates:
3/8/2022   through   3/9/2022    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
L 0146 Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP)
Course Description:
HSEEP represents a national standard for exercise planning and execution for all partner agencies and private sector stakeholders to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to and recover from the threats and hazards that pose the greatest risk. The HSEEP course is an intermediate-level training course that incorporates exercise guidance and best practices. Throughout the course, participants learn about topics including exercise program management, design and development, conduct, evaluation and improvement planning.
Event Location/Address:
Polk County Emergency Management 1907 Carpenter Ave
City and County:
Des Moines  -  POLK     (District 1)
Additional Information:
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. ? Prior to start of class, email your lodging reimbursement request to HSEMDTraining@iowa.gov ? Lodging reimbursement is limited to the first 20 registrants who respond prior to start of class. ? Maximum lodging reimbursement will be State of Iowa rate of $80 + taxes = $89.60/night. PARKING: Entrance to the EOC is on the east side of the building. Please note that patient parking for public health clients is reserved and student parking is available near the southeast corner of the lot. Additional parking is available to the south (across Carpenter) in the Human Services parking lot.
Course Dates:
4/5/2022   through   4/6/2022    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
Basic Inland SAR Course (BISC)
Course Description:
BISC was developed to look at "SAR from a Federal perspective". This 2-day course consists of lessons with PowerPoint presentations, and ends with a tabletop exercise of a search scenario. Specific areas covered include: SAR network overview, Air force Rescue Coordination Center (AFRCC) resources and mission types, radar and cell phone forensics, beacons, FAA, mission operations to include search theory/family/and media.
Event Location/Address:
Camp Dodge Joint Maneuver Training Center Miller Armory, Bldg S29
City and County:
Johnston  -  POLK     (District 1)
Additional Information:
1) Lunch and lodging will be on your own 2) Participants must show a photo ID upon entering Camp Dodge 3) Attendees will be emailed with detailed information for the course prior to the start of training. 4) There are 6 primary slots for non-civil air patrol SAR personnel (depending on registration numbers).
Course Dates:
4/28/2022   through   4/29/2022    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Registration Information:
Email: apaul@iawg.cap.gov with participant(s) POC with name, agency, duty/title, responsibilities to get registered. 30-40 days prior to the course the attendance roster will be finalized by the course manager and the sponsor.
Course Contact:
Alex  Paul      apaul@iawg.cap.gov      (303) 241-8641
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