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
Polk County Emergency Management
1907 Carpenter Avenue
City and County:
Des Moines - POLK (District 1)
During the budget module work session students will need to bring a wireless capable computer. Students will need to have available your FY22 year end reports from the Auditor’s office, to include the July 1, 2022 beginning balance and the June 30, 2023 ending balance. Newer Coordinator may need to get a DOM website password through your Auditor. Do this now, it may take some time 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
Please follow the current CDC guidelines, and if you feel ill, have a temperature, or have a sore throat, stay home.
11/16/2023 through 11/16/2023 - (9:00 AM to 4:00 PM)