Apr 2020 Offering

Course
AWR347 - Climate Adaptation Planning for Emergency Managers
Date & Times
Apr 8, 2020 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

This eight-hour awareness-level course will prepare participants to describe the principles of climate adaptation planning for emergency management and first response processes. This course will train participants to be able to discuss the impact of weather hazards on critical infrastructure and key resources, and explain how climate change projects will affect those impacts. The processes of common weather hazards, climate variability, and climate change will be addressed alongside risk assessment paradigms.

The objectives of this course are to enable participants to do the following: - Discuss weather hazards and changing climate patterns; -Explain climate-related risks and vulnerabilities specific to emergency management; and, -Give examples of climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies relevant to emergency management and first response processes.

Hours
8
Max Attendance
35 (28 Open Seats)
Region
F
Location
Cooper County Fire Protection
16994 Hwy 87
Boonville, MO 65233
POST Approved
Yes
Interpersonal Perspectives
7.5
Target Audiences
Public Safety Communications (911), Law Enforcement, HAZMAT, Government Administrative, Fire, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and Emergency Management
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set
Registrant Notes

Minimum # of 25 participants for the class to be held.


Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Bohnert, Andrew Perry County Emergency Management
DiMarsico, William Morgan County
FORTMAN, JOHN Cooper County EMA
Johnson, William Cooper County Fire Protection District
Miller, David Laclede County COAD
Thomas, Sierra Cole County/ Jefferson City
Tietsort, Nicholas Audrain County EMA