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MGT 449: Community Based Response to All-Hazards Threats in Tribal Communities (King William)

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Subject

Emergency Management

Subject

Training

Description

WHEN: February 7th-8th, 2023, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

WHERE: Sharon Indian School

13383 King William Rd
King William, VA 23086

DETAILS: MGT 449 is a 12-hour, DHS/FEMA-certified, tuition-free, management level course. This course provides tribal nations with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to effectively detect, respond to, manage, and mitigate all-hazards threats using a whole community approach. This course will include a practical exercise designed specifically to meet the needs of tribal communities. Participants will utilize the exercise to identify all-hazards emergency planning in tribal communities and describe response and recovery considerations that should be included in tribal all-hazards emergency plans.

Related Course: PER 333 Isolation and Quarantine Response Strategies in the Event of a Biological Disease Outbreak in Tribal Nations.
Topics include (but not limited to):
• Whole community response and all-hazards threats
• Needs in managing an effective all-hazards response
• Applying risk assessments in Tribal emergency planning
• Community-based response and recovery strategies
• Practical exercise in utilizing a whole community approach developing
all-hazards threats emergency plans in a tribal community

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION: Registration is required through the RDPC website. Register for this course by visiting the following link: https://ruraltraining.org/course/MGT-449/?scheduled=true&id=8758

**The flyer shows January 23rd as the last day to register, registration for this class has been extended through the weekend and into early next week. **

Register no later than 2 weeks before the course date. A minimum of 20 registrations must be received by this date to ensure the class will be held. FEMA S.I.D. REQUIRED. Register for your FEMA Student Identification Number by visiting https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid

PREQUISITES: N/A

Who Should Attend:
• Law Enforcement
• Fire Service
• Animal Emergency Services
• Emergency Management Personnel
• Agricultural Safety (Pre- and Post-Harvest)
• Community Stakeholders
• Public Health
• Tribal Agencies and Leadership Councils

COURSE POC: Laura Hahn, (757) 707-6438, laura.hahn@umitribe.gov

For more information regarding this course, please contact the following

Amy Kirk, (865) 974-6530, akirk19@utk.edu