Feb 2020 Offering
This course has been completed.
- E102 - Science of Disaster
- Date & Times
- Feb 10 - 12, 2020 from 8 AM - 5 PM
This course provides the participants with an overview of scientific principles and concepts that shape our increasingly dangerous world. The contents of the course include the following:
•Introduction to Science of Disaster provides a definition and benefits of science.
•Earth Science describes how the Earth’s design sets the stage for the world’s natural hazards including earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tsunamis, and landslides/sinkholes.
•Climatology describes the scientific basis of common atmospheric hazards including convective storms, tropical cyclones, and other hazardous weather.
•Chemical and biological basics identifies the scientific basis of chemical and biological threats.
•Explosive, radiological, and nuclear fundamentals identifies the scientific basis of those threats.
Selection Criteria: This course is intended for newly appointed emergency managers from Federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial emergency management agencies, and prospective professionals transferring from another discipline to emergency management.
- Max Attendance
- 30 (1 Open Seat)
Washington University School of Medicine
Mid Campus Center, Room 1404
4590 Childrens Place
St. Louis, MO 63110
- POST Approved
- Target Audiences
- Emergency Management
- Open To The Public
- None Set
- Registrant Notes
Must submit FEMA form 119-25-1 to email@example.com and have completed all pre-requisites, if applicable.
Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.
|Bohnert, Andrew||Perry County Emergency Management|
|BRADSHAW-JACKSON, SHERITA||The Salvation Army|
|Crites, Tricia||Washington University|
|Cupples, Anthony||MO Army National Guard|
|Fielder, Carletta||City of St. Louis EMA|
|Hartung, Dave||Saint Louis Art Museum|
|Kee, Ky||Washington University in St. Louis|
|KOCH, MELISSA||St Louis County Office of Emergency Management|
|Krijestorac, Anela||St. Louis County|
|Kurtz, Jay||Team Rubicon|
|Levine, Sara||Washington University - School of Medicine - Emergency Management|
|Lewis, Michael||Ameren Missouri|
|Marsden, Jay||Wentzville Emergency Management|
|McClarty, David||New Madrid County|
|Moore, Thomas||Lindenwood University|
|Rueter, Martin||The Salvation Army|
|Tarabelli, Thomas||Eureka Fire Protection Dist, Region C IST|
|Tilley, Kirsten||St. Louis County Police|
|Tucker, Darrell||Audrain County EMA|
|Vastmans, Ann||St. Louis County PD/ OEM|
|Wade, Paul||Missouri National Guard|
|Wilson, Charles||Southeast Health|