G205 – Recovery from Disaster: The Local Community Role (Henry)

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Emergency Management



Date and Time

November 1, 2023 8:00 am




Dates: November 1-2, 2023

Times: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location: Henry County Department of Public Safety, 1024 Dupont Rd, Martinsville, VA, 24112

To Register: Click here http://covlc.virginia.gov\\ Deadline to register is October 25, 2023

This two-day course provides an introduction to disaster recovery principles and includes current recovery practices and policies as outlined in the National Disaster Recovery Framework (NDRF). Case studies and activities are included in the course to support participant learning. Access to and use of a variety of resources for recovery planning are taught in the course, including a FEMA online Community Recovery Management Toolkit (CRMT) and a Resource Library associated with the Recovery Pre-Disaster Planning Guide for Local Governments (RPPG-L) that contains links to model plans, templates, tools, lessons learned, best practices, and a range of supplemental reference materials and related pre-disaster planning and disaster recovery resources.

Target audience: This course is designed for local and state government officials, planners, emergency managers, building inspectors, health care administrators, housing directors, voluntary agency coordinators and others who assist with recovery efforts following a disaster.

Registration Instructions: Registration will be done electronically via the Commonwealth of Virginia Learning Center at: https://covlc.virginia.gov/. Deadline to register is October 25, 2023. If you need help or have questions, please contact the Help Desk via email: LMSHelp@vdem.virginia.gov

Course Manager: Candice Brown, candice.brown@vdem.virginia.gov, 804-385-7487