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L0102 – Science of Disasters (Radford)

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Emergency Management



Date and Time




WHEN: February 7th-9th, 2023 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE: Student Recreation & Wellness Center

Classroom 134

Radford University

707 Downey St, Radford, VA 24141

DETAILS: To Register:     Click here 

Deadline to register is January 24, 2023. 

This course is part of the National Emergency Management Basic Academy and will count towards the completion of this program. 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. This course is intended for newly appointed emergency managers from State, local, tribal, territorial, and Federal emergency management agencies, and prospective professionals transferring from another discipline to emergency management. 

Registration Instructions: Registration will be done electronically via the Commonwealth of Virginia Learning Center at: Deadline to register is January 24, 2023 

If you need help or have questions, please contact the Help Desk at 804-267-7697, 8-5 M-F or email:  

COURSE MANAGER: Candice Brown,, (804) 267-7686