May 2019 Offering

This course has been completed.

Course
AWR362 - Flooding Hazards: Science and Preparedness
Date & Times
May 7, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

This eight-hour awareness-level course addresses the current science of the causes of floods (both meteorological and otherwise), flood forecasting, flood risk assessment, and best practices for preparation and mitigation for both short- and long-fuse flooding events. Course objectives include: -Differentiate between different types of flooding hazards based on the meteorological and hydrological conditions; -Access and interpret FEMA flood risk maps for their area; -Identify organizations involved in forecasting and monitoring flooding, and understand their products; and, -Describe dissemination methods for public warnings.

Hours
8
Max Attendance
50 (10 Open Seats)
Region
C
Location
St. Louis County Office of Emergency Management
1150 Hanna Rd
Ballwin, MO 63021
POST Approved
Yes
Technical Studies
8
Target Audiences
Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Fire, Government Administrative, Law Enforcement, Public Health, and Public Works
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set

Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
Flynn, Daniel NDPTC
Henderson, James Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) Colorado State University/Aviation Weather Centre
Akins, Jina Jefferson Co. Emergency Mgt
AMOS, SCOTT City of Calverton Park
Arnoldy, Frank Region C Incident Support Team
BRADSHAW-JACKSON, SHERITA The Salvation Army
Brock, Jonathan ARRL ARES
Collett, Elizabeth St Louis County Office of Emergency Management
Cottrell, Ronald Brentwood Fire Dept.
Diedrich, Mark St. Louis County EMA
Fielder, Carletta City of St. Louis EMA
Foppe, Michael MoDot St. Louis / USAF CAP
Gabrian, Matthew St. Louis County Police/OEM
Gawlik, Ray St. Louis County Government
Geasley, John City of Jennings
Goss, Garry MoDOT
Grayson, Thomas Perry County Emergency Management
Hackworth, Timothy retired (CERT)
JOHNSON, Steven Florissant Police Department
KOCH, MELISSA St Louis County Office of Emergency Management
KURTEN, JAMES Brentwood Fire Dept.
Moore, Thomas City of St. Louis EMA
Myers, Robert Butler County EMA
Norton, Stephanie Franklin County EMA
Panus, Tracy St. Louis County Police Department
Philips, Donald Retired(CERT)
Philips, Eleanor Retired (CERT)
Reiter, Jamie St. Louis County Police
Robbins, Brandon Washington University in St. Louis
Ryan, Michele St Louis Co. PD OEM
Schlottach, Gary City of Florissant
Shrewsbury, John St. Louis County
Skornia, Mark City of Washington
Stark, Alistair Missouri Department of Transportation
Streeter, Stephanie St. Louis County Government
Stumpf, Daniel St. Louis County Police / OEM
Thomas, Marla St. Louis County Risk Management
TISIUS, RONALD High Ridge Fire Protection District
Wheadon, John St Louis County
Wiegand, Michael Eureka Police Department
Wilkinson, Eric Washington University
Wolff, Zachary City of Chesterfield