Oct 2020 Offering

This course has been completed.

Course
AWR347-V - Climate Adaptation Planning for Emergency Managers
Date & Times
Oct 13, 2020 from 1 PM - 5 PM; Oct 14, 2020 from 1 PM - 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.

*Participants are required to use their own computer, tablet, or smartphone during the course. No group settings.

Hours
8
Max Attendance
45 (13 Open Seats)
Region
State
Location
Virtual Offering
Virtual Instructor-Led Course
Virtual Instructor-Led Course, MO 65102
POST Approved
Yes
Target Audiences
Public Safety Communications (911), Emergency Medical Services (EMS), HAZMAT, Government Administrative, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, and Fire
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set
Registrant Notes

MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS TO RECEIVE CREDIT AND HAVE INDIVIDUAL INTERNET ACCESSIBLE DEVICE. Minimum of 20 students for course to be held.


Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Aguilar, Eric Redlands police department
Beasley, Jamie SEMA MO-1 DMAT/MOMORT
Bell, Chris City of Delray Beach, FL
Blomgren, Christopher Clark Co/Region B EST
BRADSHAW-JACKSON, SHERITA The Salvation Army
Burkovich, Lisa NYS DHSES OEM
Chabotte, Steve The University of Kansas Health System
Cook, Lance Michigan State Police
Cushing, Margaret Cumberland County Emergency Management Agency
Dawson, Jael Johnson County EMA (VOL.) / Range Angels LLC
Dropic, Boris Orange Police Department
Everhart, Katrina Red Cross, EMA & Disaster Shelter Srvc teams
Fields, Cy Monroe County Joint Communications
Geib, Jeromy Lee's Summit Fire Department
Graves, Grant American Red Cross
Greenwell, Grant Duval County ARES
Jenkins, Jerry Columbia MO Fire Department
Lathrop, Patrick CapRAC Medical Reserve Corps
Marler, Jacob City of Ash Grove
McCann, Maureen Charter
Morrow, Nicolle Missouri -1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team
Nelson, Cheryl Prepare with Cher, LLC
Olson, Lore Ak Native Med Center
Peterson, Samantha STARRS
Rossetti, Kyle Newport News Fire Department
Russ, Eli Hagerty Consulting
Savage Dunham, Mary Town of HIngham
Sellers, Kaitlyn Mississippi Emergency Management Agency
SMITH, DARRYL Boone County EMA CERT
Snedeker, Tamara Lancaster County EMA
soujaa, ismail City of Independence
Terzian, Rana County of Mercer