WHEN: October 12th-13th, 2022 from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
WHERE: 1601 Orange Road; Culpeper, VA 22701
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.
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.
Target Audience: This course is intended for newly appointed emergency managers.
Prerequisite: Completion of the L0101 Foundations of Emergency Management is recommended.
PLEASE NOTE – you must apply to EMI for this course IN ADDITION to registering here: https://training.fema.gov/netc_online_admissions/. For questions, please contact us at email@example.com. The Head of Sponsoring Agency is Christopher Shay: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Individuals who need an accommodation of a functional or access need to attend the training should contact the LMS Help Desk via telephone at 804-897-9995 or via email at LMShelp@vdem.virginia.gov, at least two weeks prior to course start.
COURSE MANAGER: Candice Crockett
COURSE INSTRUCTORS: Alexa Boggs, Sara Harrington
FACILITY POC: Donna Deal, 540.829.7518, Donna.Deal@VDOT.Virginia.gov