Jasper County will be hosting the Wide Area Search Class- PER 213 here in Jasper County at the EOC and in the field March 29th through the 31st. The Class is being put on by Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service(TEEX).
Participants will be instructed in practical search methods and skills to perform systematic searches over a large affected area. The course content applies to a vast number of critical situations, including natural disasters or terrorist incidents. Topics include search management and planning, mapping, search strategies and skills, team management and communication.
Prerequisites: IS-100 Introduction to the Incident Command System or equivalent IS-200 Incident Command System for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents.
The Link to sign up for the class can be found at:
If you have not already done so you will need to create an account for this site. The link to do this is on the upper right-hand side of the page. Just click on the link and follow the instructions. Be sure to write down your user name and password.
Once your account has been created scroll down to the link for the class and click on the link. At the top of the page you will see a register button. Click that button and enter your account information and you will be registered for the class.
If you have any questions or need assistance, please let me know. We are looking forward to seeing you all in March!
Jasper County Emergency Management
1030 W 2nd St S
Newton, IA 50208
CONTACT US: (515) 650-0424 | email@example.com | 4400 East University Ave., Suite 101, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327