Sep 2020 Offering

This course is currently locked from receiving new registrations.

L550 - COOP Planner's Course & Workshop
Date & Times
Sep 16 - 17, 2020 from 8 AM - 5 PM

This course is based on the guidance to the Federal Executive Branch departments and agencies for developing Continuity of Operations (COOP) Plans and Programs. COOP Plans facilitate the performance of essential functions during any situation which may disrupt normal operations. This course provides the skills and knowledge to improve the overall quality and workability of COOP Plans.

Selection Criteria: Participation is open to Federal, State, Local, Territorial, and Tribal government employees responsible for Continuity of Operations (COOP) planning or managing a COOP Program.

Course Objectives: -Explain the importance of continuity planning and identify tools and processes for reviewing, assessing, and evaluating continuity plans; -Identify roles and responsibilities of the continuity planning team; -Describe how to conduct a risk assessment, Business Process Analysis (BPA), and a Business Impact Analysis (BIA); -Describe the essential function identification process; -Identify continuity strategies to mitigate organizational risks; -Identify planning considerations and a methodology for developing a continuity plan; -Review the benefits of conducting Test, Training, and Exercise (TT&E) activities; -Identify plan maintenance and distribution activities; -Demonstrate knowledge of key concepts and strategies for developing, implementing, and updating a continuity plan that adheres to requirements and guidance by passing the final exam with at least a 70%.

Max Attendance
25 (No Open Seats)
Jefferson City Police Dept
401 Monroe St
Jefferson City, MO 65101
POST Approved
Target Audiences
Emergency Management
Open To The Public

IS547.a OR L0548 OR IS1300

Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Arnold, Austin Springfield-Greene County OEM
Cupples, Anthony MO Army National Guard
Davis, Marcia Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Evans-Knight, Melissa Clay County Emergency Management
Foppe, Michael MoDot St. Louis / USAF CAP
Gladney, Sherril Boone County Office of Emergency Management
Goeke, Nick Hagerty Consulting
Goodman, Walt Boone Co. Fire Protection Dist.
Groce, Peter Dept. of Social Services
Huddleston, Sheila SEMA
Hupka, Erica University of Kansas Medical Center
Johnson, William Cooper County Fire Protection District
Mericle, Lindsey Springfield-Greene County OEM
Miller, David Laclede County COAD
Montecino, December SEMA
Mott, Ann Camden County EMA
Norton, Stephanie Franklin County EMA
Orr, Stephen Rock Community Fire Protection District
Pittenger, Bill Missouri Department of Agriculture
Retzlaff, Dan Harris-Stowe State University
SQUIRES, WENDY Phelps Health
Thomas, Sierra Cole County/ Jefferson City
Tietsort, Nicholas Audrain County EMA
Tobin, Trenton KSSDB