About the Course: This course is designed for emergency management personnel who are involved in developing an effective emergency planning system. This course offers training in the fundamentals of the emergency planning process, including the rationale behind planning. It will develop your capability for effective participation in the all-hazard emergency operations planning process to save lives and protect property threatened by disaster.
Meaning Behind the Course: The knowledge of how to plan for disasters is critical in emergency management. Planning can make a difference in mitigating against the effects of a disaster, including saving lives and protecting property, and helping a community recover more quickly from a disaster. This Course, is designed to aid emergency management personnel in developing an effective Emergency Operations Plan (EOP). Topics covered include selecting the planning team, the planning process, hazard analysis, and plan format.
Audience: local emergency managers, elected officials, school faculty, businesses, first responders
Questions: Contact Beth Lewis at Beth.Lewis@iowa.gov or 515.725.3204
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