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L0102 – Science of Disasters (Abingdon)

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Date and Time




WHEN: Tuesday, June 7, 2022, 8:00 AM – Thursday, June 9, 2022, 5:00 PM

WHERE: Abingdon Fire Department, 316 Park St SE, Abingdon, VA 24210, United States

About this event

This course provides participants with an overview of scientific principles and concepts that come into play in the management of a wide range of disasters. Emergency management professionals should have a baseline understanding of biological, chemical, and weather-related event. Students will learn the science behind events and disasters that shape our increasingly dangerous world.

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