Feb 2021 Offering

Course
AWR362-V - Flooding Hazards: Science and Preparedness
Date & Times
Feb 23, 2021 from 1 PM - 5 PM; Feb 24, 2021 from 1 PM - 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.

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

Hours
8
Max Attendance
45 (9 Open Seats)
Region
State
Location
Virtual Offering
Virtual Instructor-Led Course
Virtual Instructor-Led Course, MO 65102
POST Approved
Yes
POST Control #
17395
Technical Studies
8
Target Audiences
Public Health, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Government Administrative, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, Fire, and Public Works
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.
Priority seating given to those in target audience.


Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Alvares, Marisa Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments
Arnold, Austin Springfield-Greene County OEM
Beasley, Jamie SEMA MO-1 DMAT/MOMORT
BOGGS, JOHN City of Eureka
Bohnert, Andrew Perry County Emergency Management
Boschert, Craig St Charles County Ambulance Dist
Brinton, William Buchanan County EMD
Casady, Marcus Holt County
Crane, Justin Cass County
Dowis, Amy Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments
Everhart, Katrina Red Cross: EMA, DAT, & Shelter Srvcs
Fields, Cy Monroe County Joint Communications
Fiske, Bruce Missouri State Highway Patrol
Friedrich, Marcus FEMA & Team Rubicon (volunteer)
Goodin, Arthur Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Goodman, Walt Boone Co. Fire Protection Dist.
Hampton, Dustin Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Huddleston, Sheila SEMA
Johnson, David SGC OEM Reserve/Region D IST
Kirsch, Matthew Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Marler, Jacob City of Ash Grove
McLane, Stephen MO DNR
Nagel, Christopher Department of Natural Resources
Ogden, Kerry Disabled
Parris, Michael MO Department of Natural Resources
Pennock, Andrew West Erie County Emergency Management Agency
Pierce, Larry Missouri Geological Survey
Schmidt, Aaron Department of Natural Resources
Sexton, Jessica Cape Girardeau Fire Department
Sobetski, Mike Lifeline Foods
Thomas, Michael SCBC FIRE
Tobin, Trenton KSSDB
Turner, Charles St. Francois Co.
Wichern, Hannah Boone County OEM
Wilkerson, Josh MODNR
Wohlberg, Matt City of Creve Coeur