Oct 2020 Offering

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 (10 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), Law Enforcement, HAZMAT, Government Administrative, Fire, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and Emergency Management
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
Beasley, Jamie SEMA MO-1 DMAT/MOMORT
Bell, Chris City of Delray Beach, FL
BRADSHAW-JACKSON, SHERITA The Salvation Army
Burkovich, Lisa NYS DHSES OEM
Collett, Elizabeth Bi-State Development/Metro Transit
Cook, Lance Michigan State Police
Corum, Brandy Sarcoxie Police Department
Cushing, Margaret Cumberland County Emergency Management Agency
Dawson, Jael Johnson County EMA (VOL.) / Range Angels LLC
DiSalvo, Charles Monroe Community College Dept. of Public Safety
Doerge, Linda Cape Girardeau Co Public Health
Edwards, Nicole U.S Coast Guard
Everhart, Katrina Civil Air Patrol, USAF Auxiliary
Fields, Cy Monroe County Joint Communications
Geib, Jeromy Lee's Summit Fire Department
Jenkins, Jerry Columbia MO Fire Department
Kaintz, Mark Jefferson County Homeland Security Emergency Response Team
Lane, Shea Herschend Family Entertainment
Lathrop, Patrick CapRAC Medical Reserve Corps
Machmer, Joseph Wayland Volunteer Fire Department
Marler, Jacob City of Ash Grove
McCann, Maureen Charter
McGowen, M. Dennis OK ABLE Commission (RET)
Morrow, Nicolle Missouri -1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team
Nelson, Cheryl Prepare with Cher, LLC
Norris, Laura SEMA
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
soujaa, ismail City of Independence
Terzian, Rana County of Mercer
West, Mark American Red Cross