On‐Scene Crisis Leadership and Decision Making Course

April 16, 2018April 16, 2018

Description:

This course is designed to equip leaders for crisis decision making with emphasis on decision making models, use of pre‐incident action plans, unified command, realistic training, and interoperability with industry.  This course reviews roles and responsibilities of a leader and discusses critical thinking, situational awareness and various decision making models. Other key course topics include incident command, psychology of a crisis, tips and tools for combating stress, information sharing and scene size‐up.  Students will review different casestudies from incidents involving fertilizer‐grade ammonium nitrate (FGAN) and high hazard flammable trains (HHFT).

Location: University of Virginia, Zehmer Hall,  Room A, 104 Midmont LaneCharlottesville, VA 22903

Instructor: Georgia Tech Research Institute

Course Manager:

Candice Crockett

Academic Support Technician

804-897-9780

Candice.crockett@vdem.virginia.gov

 

Event Details

Date:
April 16, 2018April 16, 2018
Duration:
1 day
Time:
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location:
University of Virginia, Zehmer Hall,  Room A, 104 Midmont Lane, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Instructor:
Georgia Tech Research Institute/FEMA
Course Manager:
Candice Crockett
Contact:
(804) 897-9780