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V414 Citizen Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Training

The citizens and communities across this nation are the backbone to disaster preparedness, response and recovery. This course will provide an overview of how these critical groups are tied into successful event mitigation and what they can do to be better prepared for when emergencies occur. Participants will need access to the Internet and a
telephone connection to be able to participate in this course; however, they will not need to travel to a specific host site location. This program will be offered using a pre-designated URL and dial-in teleconferencing line. Details about the specific URL, log-in, and dial-in information will be forthcoming.

V436 Functional Awareness of the Unified Area Coordination Group

This course will provide participants with a functional awareness of how the Unified Area Coordination Group (UACG) will fit in with other Incident Command System operational components at the Federal level relative to disaster response operations.

V437 Incident Action Plan (IAP) Training (Video Teleconference)

This course will provide an overview of the Incident Action Planning process. The Incident Command System (ICS) emphasizes systematic and orderly planning in response to mitigating emergencies, and the Incident Action Plan is the central tool for planning during response to such incidents. This fluid planning deliverable is written and implemented at the outset of the response and revised throughout the duration of the incident. This program will provide guidance on how to develop, write and implement a solid incident action plan.

V447 Response Doctrine and Incident Management Training (NRF/NIMS) Webinar

This course is designed to provide a review of the principles of the Incident Command System, and Multi-Agency Coordination/Emergency Operations Centers. Additionally, it will identify the roles of the ICS and EOC during emergency operations and identify various potential interface issues.

V488 Local Volunteer and Donations Management-A Team Training Approach
V967 New Madrid Seismic Zone Overview

This seminar will provide a general overview of the background, history and threats associated with the New Madrid Seismic Zone (NMSZ). In addition to providing details about the fault line and its catastrophic potential, this course will provide a summary of the guiding principles for responding to and recovery from a large-scale event along the NMSZ. These principles will assist in defining actions to be taken and stress the importance of a coordinated strategy for a rapid response for the delivery of critical resources in the event of a no-notice earthquake occurring within the NMSZ. This is for state agency officials with management responsibility for catastrophic disaster response to a New Madrid Seismic event, state and local government emergency managers, city and county administrators, community planners, and others with similar responsibilities.

V968 New Madrid Seismic Zone Earthquake Effects

As a preparatory step for the upcoming national earthquake exercise in May of 2011, SEMA is offering an informative seminar for leadership. This seminar will provide reinforcement that the loss of life and destruction in recent moderate earthquakes emphasize the need for those living along the New Madrid Seismic Zone (NMSZ) to be better prepared for an earthquake of similar size. This program will provide an overview of the Central United States Earthquake Consortium’s (CUSEC) research in the devastating potential for a destructive earthquake along the Mississippi Valley and highlight what some of the effects from future quakes may be.
State agency officials with management responsibility for catastrophic disaster response to a New Madrid Seismic event, state and local government emergency managers, responders and receivers, city and county administrators, community planners, and others with similar responsibilities.

WIA Individual Assistance (Webinar)

This webinar will focus on FEMA’s role in providing assistance to individuals and households affected by a presidentially declared disaster. Topics will include Mass Care, the role of Volunteer and Donations Organizations, the Individuals and Households Program (IHP) as well as other assistance programs provided by FEMA and other Federal government agencies.

WMD Hazardous Materials Awareness

This course is the first in a series of courses designed to provide the first responder with the cognitive knowledge and hands-on skills required by OSHA 1910.120, NFPA 472 and the Hazardous Materials Emergency Preparedness (HMEP) Guidelines for Public Sector Hazardous Materials Training. The objectives of this 6-hour course are: an understanding of what hazardous materials are, and the risks associated with them in an incident; an understanding of the potential outcomes associated with an emergency created when hazardous materials are present; the ability to recognize the presence of hazardous materials in an emergency; and the ability to use the U.S. Department of Transportation Emergency Response Guidebook.

WMD AWR 201 Introduction to SNS and Mass Prophylaxis

The purpose of this course is to enhance community terrorism preparedness and emergency response efforts by serving as the Awareness-level training of a comprehensive training program, Bioterrorism: Mass Prophylaxis Planning and Preparedness Training Program, which uses blended learning training and technical assistance (TA).