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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:
Orange City Fire Station 201 Albany Ave SE
City and County:
Orange City  -  SIOUX     (Region 3)
Additional Information:
1) Travel expenses will be on your own. 2) Parking is available to the south of the building. 3) Lunch will be provided 4) Registrants must complete the online pre-course work prior to attending class. Here is a link to the course information. The instructions for accessing the course pre-work are under the heading “Additional Information” about half way down the page. https://www.ruraltraining.org/training/schedule/2018-11-07-awr328-orangecity-ia-001/
Course Dates:
11/7/2018   through   11/7/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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:
Orange City Fire Station 201 Albany Ave SE
City and County:
Orange City  -  SIOUX     (Region 3)
Additional Information:
1) Travel expenses will be on your own. 2) Parking is available to the south of the building. 3) Lunch will be provided
Course Dates:
11/8/2018   through   11/8/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
G 289 Public Information Officer Awareness Training
Course Description:
The one-day Public Information Officer Awareness Course (G0289) is designed to familiarize participants with the concepts underlying the PIO role. This course can provide a basic understanding of the PIO function for those new to the position. Additionally, it can provide those in executive level roles the necessary knowledge of PIO roles and responsibilities during an emergency.
Event Location/Address:
Lakes Regional Healthcare 2301 Hwy 71 S
City and County:
Spirit Lake  -  DICKINSON     (Region 3)
Additional Information:
Travel is at attendees expense
Course Dates:
12/12/2018   through   12/12/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
AWR 213 Critial Infrastructure Security & Resilience Awareness
Course Description:
This 1-day course will introduce participants to the key terms, policy, guidance, and preparedness efforts required to safeguard the Nation's critical infrastructure. Primary focus will be placed on local preparedness efforts as they relate to the national approach to critical infrastructure security and resilience.
Event Location/Address:
Buena Vista County Law Enforcement Center, 411 Expansion Blvd
City and County:
Storm Lake  -  BUENA VISTA     (Region 3)
Additional Information:
1) Lunch will be provided on-site. 2) FEMA / SID Number: Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register online: cdp.dhs.gov/femasid. 3) Travel will be at attendees expense.
Course Dates:
1/10/2019   through   1/10/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
MGT 310 Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
Course Description:
This course will prepare participants to conduct a Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA). Participants will identify threats and hazards of jurisdictional concern, give those threats and hazards context, establish capability targets, and determine how to apply the THIRA results. By using the THIRA process, stakeholders will develop a strategy to allocate resources and establish mitigation and preparedness activities. THIRA-informed planning is consistent with and expands on nationally accepted emergency management standards as the basis for planning across the mission areas of prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery.
Event Location/Address:
Buena Vista County Law Enforcement Center 411 Expansion Blvd
City and County:
Storm Lake  -  BUENA VISTA     (Region 3)
Additional Information:
1) Lunch will be provided on-site. 2) FEMA / SID Number: Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register online: cdp.dhs.gov/femasid. 3) Travel will be at attendees expense.
Course Dates:
4/11/2019   through   4/12/2019    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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