Description: The course content includes emergency management planning doctrine and steps to take to accomplish writing plans and using them to deal with special events, which are common challenges for all jurisdictions.
The content also derives from Comprehensive Preparedness Guide 101, Developing and Maintaining State, Territorial, Tribal and Local Government Emergency Plans and its six-step planning process and inclusive Whole Community philosophy. Likewise, doctrine from Comprehensive Preparedness Guide 201, Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Analysis, is included in the course. Special event planning is then explained in the course and table group activities to analyze plans for special events are conducted.
Purpose: This course in the Emergency Management Basic Academy is designed to give basic concepts and planning steps to those new to the field of emergency management so that they may apply planning discipline and skills to challenges in their jobs.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of the L0101 Foundations of Emergency Management is required to attend this course. Certificates must be received no later than fourteen days prior to course start.
Target Audience: This course is intended for newly appointed emergency managers.
Location: Chesterfield Fire and EMS, Eanes-Pittman Public Safety Training Center, 6610 Public Safety Way, Chesterfield, VA 23832
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Date:October 05, 2017 – October 06, 2017
Time:8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location:Chesterfield Fire and EMS, Eanes-Pittman Public Safety Training Center, 6610 Public Safety Way, Chesterfield, VA 23832
Course Manager:Candice Barnack