MGT317 – 16.00 Hours

Schedule

Dates Location Class Price
Details 09/20/22 – 09/21/22 Bismarck, ND EU MGT317 524 Register
Details 09/20/22 – 09/21/22 San Antonio, TX EU MGT317 525 Register
Details 10/18/22 – 10/19/22 Society Hill, SC EU MGT317 528 Register
Details 10/25/22 – 10/26/22 San Marcos, TX EU MGT317 530 Register
Details 11/30/22 – 12/01/22 Morehead City, NC EU MGT317 531 Register
Details 12/06/22 – 12/07/22 West Plains, MO EU MGT317 520 Register
Details 12/07/22 – 12/08/22 Highland Heights, KY EU MGT317 519 Register
Details 01/11/23 – 01/12/23 Iowa City, IA EU MGT317 529 Register
Details 01/17/23 – 01/18/23 Broken Arrow, OK EU MGT317 535 Register
Details 04/11/23 – 04/12/23 Reading, PA EU MGT317 527 Register

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

US FlagThe Disaster Management for Public Services course provides real world training to public service professionals helping to provide both the knowledge and skills necessary to protect their communities and infrastructure from potential or actual threats. During this course, participants work together in multidisciplinary teams to apply the course information with their professional experience in a variety of hands-on, small group activities, and disaster scenarios.

This course brings together emergency management personnel who are expected to identify and mitigate hazards, and who plan and manage disaster response and recovery efforts within their jurisdictions. Representatives from public service agencies, fire services, law enforcement, emergency medical services, emergency planning, public health, and hazardous materials response organizations are encouraged to attend.

Participants will be introduced to natural and man-made disasters to which public services may be vulnerable. This course also explains emergency planning and management and the regulatory systems, documents, and directives that guide disaster response. Response factors, such as hazard control zones, resources, and responder safety are also discussed. Recovery considerations, such as funding assistance and demobilization, are also explained.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

FEMA Student ID Requirement

Prior to course delivery, the hosting jurisdiction for the class shall inform all participants of the FEMA requirement to establish a FEMA Student Identification Number (SID). This can be accomplished by registering at FEMA’s website. Participants will be asked to provide their SID when they arrive and complete the registration process for the course.

Participant Must Provide

  • a photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam. Participants will need to bring a device such as a smart phone, tablet or laptop to take the pre-test, evaluation and post-test online in the class.

Recommended

It is recommended the participant complete IS-100, IS-200, IS-700 and IS-800. These courses can be found online at: https://training.fema.gov/nims/

Topics

  • Threats to Public Services
  • Disaster Mitigation
  • Disaster Planning and Management
  • Disaster Response and Recovery
  • Public Information

Suggested Audience

  • Emergency Management
  • Public Works Management
  • Utility Management
  • Power Providers
  • Health Care and Hospital Management
  • Water Authorities
  • Utilities and Public Works Personnel
  • Transportation
  • Fire, Public Safety, and Law Enforcement
  • City Planning / Urban Development
  • Public Health Officials
  • Private Sector Stakeholders

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • 1.00 hours – ACE American Council on Education (ACE)

Government Programs

  • For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact [email protected] or call (800) 723-3811
  • GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact [email protected] or call (800) 723-3811 GSA Schedule logo

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