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Courses and Events

2019 LEOP & EMPG Reimbursement Workshop

Event Date: 
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: 
State Emergency Operation Center 2433 N.W. 24th Street Lincoln, NE 68524-1801
Contact/Registrar: 
Sean Runge sean.runge@nebraska.gov 402-471-7419
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THESE WORKSHOPS ARE BEING POSTPONED  

During this combined workshop, NEMA planners will walk you through the LEOP template in its entirety to assist with updates and revisions. We will have our EOC computers available for use but if you have a laptop, please bring it along. This will be a true workshop, allowing you time to update, revise and edit your LEOP with our team available to answer any questions. If you don’t have your own laptop, please bring a flash drive with your most recent plan and the 2017 LEOP template and any information needed to complete your plan. 



The LEOP Workshop will begin at 8:00 am and will focus on updating and revising your LEOP. 

Following the lunch break, the NEMA Grants Unit staff will conduct a EMPG Reimbursement Workshop, guiding you through the steps for reimbursement. Staff will go step by step to ensure you understand the process for grant reimbursement. 

If you have any questions, please call or email: 

LEOP Workshop 

Patrick Rooney 

patrick.rooney@nebraska.gov 

402-471-7438 
or 
EMPG Reimbursement Workshop 

Jackie Maly 

jackie.maly@nebraska.gov 

402-471-7412 

Wednesday 

February 20, 2019 

8:00 am to 5:00 pm 


No food or lodging will be provided 

Click here to register for the Workshop

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G-489 Management of Spontaneous Volunteers in Disasters

Event Date: 
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 
Dakota City Fire Dept. 208 S. 21st St. Dakota City, NE 68731
Contact/Registrar: 
Ryan Lowry E-mail: rlowry@unl.edu
Details: 

Overview:

  • This one day course has been developed for individuals responsible for the management of spontaneous volunteers. The course will outline the benefits and challenges of utilizing spontaneous volunteers during relief efforts.
  • Special emphasis will be placed on how to fully plan for and operate a
  • Volunteer Reception Center Program.
  • Classroom training will be conducted during the morning session and a disaster simulation will be held during the afternoon session.

Prerequisites:

  • There are no prerequisites for this course, however IS 100, 200, 700, 800 are recommended.

Register on-line 

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Registration deadline is February 15, 2019

There is no fee to attend this course. Lunch will be provided for participants.

Training Type: 

Cyber Security Training

Event Date: 
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: 
Trotter Event Center 127 Trotter Ave Ord, Nebraska
Contact/Registrar: 
Alma Beland 308 942-3461 alma@region26.org
Details: 

Learn about Security Trends, what is a virus or ransomware, how to protect yourself online, how to survive online, what to do if infected or attacked, personal security, how to surf safely and what emails are safe plus more.
Training by PATC Tech Glenn Bard, retired Pennsylvania State Trooper First Class, Computer Crimes Investigator and Expert Forensics Investigator in numerous States.

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L962 ICS All Hazards Specific Planning Section Chief

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 8:00 am to Friday, March 1, 2019 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Buffalo County EOC 2025 Avenue A Kearney, NE 68847
Contact/Registrar: 
Jill Harvey Phone: 308-995-6689 deputyem@phelps.nacone.org
Details: 

Course Description

This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Planning Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: 1) managing the planning cycle, and 2) tracking resources and incident status. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.

Selection Criteria: NIMS ICS All-Hazards training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to Functional, Support, or Unit Leader positions on Type 3 or 4 AHIMTs, or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.

Overview

This is a 28 hour course. The class builds on the prerequisites of ICS 100, 200, 300, 400, 700 and 800 courses

Course Objectives

Describe the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Planning Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team.

Mission Areas

Respond, Recover, Mitigation

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Register deputyem@phelps.nacone.org

 

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Cyber Security Training

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: 
O’Neill Community Center 501 S 4th St O’Neill, Nebraska
Contact/Registrar: 
Deb Hilker holtcountyema@holtcountyne.org 402 336-2756
Details: 

Learn about Security Trends, what is a virus or ransomware, how to protect yourself online, how to survive online, what to do if infected or attacked, personal security, how to surf safely and what emails are safe plus more.
Training by PATC Tech Glenn Bard, retired Pennsylvania State Trooper First Class, Computer Crimes Investigator and Expert Forensics Investigator in numerous States.

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Cyber Security Training

Event Date: 
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: 
Bassett City Hall 308 East Highway 20 Bassett, Nebraska
Contact/Registrar: 
Doug Fox region24@abbnebraska.com 402 684-2424
Details: 

Learn about Security Trends, what is a virus or ransomware, how to protect yourself online, how to survive online, what to do if infected or attacked, personal security, how to surf safely and what emails are safe plus more.
Training by PATC Tech Glenn Bard, retired Pennsylvania State Trooper First Class, Computer Crimes Investigator and Expert Forensics Investigator in numerous States.

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G-358 Evacuation and Re-entry Planning

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 8:00 am to Friday, March 1, 2019 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Nebraska Emergency Management Agency 2433 N.W. 24th St. Lincoln, NE 68524
Contact/Registrar: 
Chris Ulrick 402-471-7178 chris.ulrick@nebraska.gov
Details: 

Course Description

This 12-hour course provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to design and implement an evacuation and re-entry plan for their jurisdictions. It uses a community?s vulnerability analysis and evacuation plan. It also addresses evacuation behavior and recommends methods to make evacuation and re-entry more efficient. This course does not address the decision to evacuate or re-enter.

Who Should Attend

The persons responsible for planning, implementing, and carrying out evacuations within a jurisdiction. This includes, but is not limited to, state and local government emergency program managers, emergency planners, and response personnel.

Course Objectives

  • Describe types of situations that necessitate evacuation.
  • Describe the types of modeling tools for evacuation planning.

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Cyber Security Training

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: 
Mid-Plains Community College 512 E. B Street S Ogallala, Nebraska
Contact/Registrar: 
Elizabeth Sillasen esillasen@keithcountyne.gov 308 284-2011
Details: 

Learn about Security Trends, what is a virus or ransomware, how to protect yourself online, how to survive online, what to do if infected or attacked, personal security, how to surf safely and what emails are safe plus more.
Training by PATC Tech Glenn Bard, retired Pennsylvania State Trooper First Class, Computer Crimes Investigator and Expert Forensics Investigator in numerous States.

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Training Type: 

Red Card Certification Class

Event Date: 
Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 8:00 am to Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Tecumseh Fire Hall 1110 Buffalo Dr. Tecumseh, Ne 68450
Contact/Registrar: 
Amanda Burki Emergency Management Director 402.335.3411 johnsonpawneecountyema@gmail.com
Details: 

The Red Card is part of the fire qualifications system used by all federal and many state/ private wildland and prescribed fire management agencies. All firefighters assigned to a fire being managed by a federal agency are required to have one. The Red Card functions like a drivers’ license, showing the card holder has completed the course work and training required for a particular position. This course, together with the fitness test usually administered by your employer, is your ticket to holding a Red Card.

Classes are Scheduled for the dates below, all classes begin at 8:00 am.

Saturday, March 9th

Sunday, March 10th

Saturday, March 16th

Sunday, March 17th

 

For more information & to register:

Matt Holte, NFS

402.472.6060

mholte2@unl.edu

 

Amanda Burki Emergency Management Director

402.335.3411

johnsonpawneecountyema@gmail.com

 

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Ingestion Pathway Training - March

Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 2:00 pm to Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Location: 
Nebraska Emergency Management Agency 2433 N.W. 24TH St. Lincoln, NE 68524
Contact/Registrar: 
Deb Robinson Planning & Training Specialist 402-471-7408 Wade Bradley Planning Specialist 402-471-7213
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Technical Assistance Day, March 12th Registration

ESF representatives should bring copies of any checklists you have for your agency relative to your roles and responsibilities during a response to an incident/accident at Cooper Nuclear Station. 

Focus of this training and checklist development will be on the post-plume actions and the intra- and inter-dependencies between State and local departments and agencies.

 

Game Day Training, March 14th Registration

This day is to build upon the Technical Assistance Day training on March 12th.

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