Courses and Events

G202 Debris Management Planning for State, Tribal, Territorial and Local Jurisdictions

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 8:30 am to Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Location: 
21st Century Equip-ment, LLC 705 Main St Training Room Bridgeport, NE 69336
Contact/Registrar: 
Tim Newman, Director Region 22 EMA 1801 Avenue B Scottsbluff, NE 69361 office: 308-436-6689 cell: 308-765-2786 tnewman@scottsbluff.org
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Course Description
This course provides students with information on how to plan for, respond to, and recover from a major debris-generating event with emphasis on state, local, and tribal responsibilities. Developed from a pre-disaster planning perspective, the course includes organizing debris staff, compliance with laws and regulations, con-tracting procedures, site selection, volume-reduction methods, recycling, and special debris situations.
Audience: Any personnel responsible for planning or implementing debris removal/disposal actions, to include emergency management, first responders, public works, and waste management.
Course Objectives
Apply knowledge of planning for, implementing, and managing de-bris activities.
Address debris planning, response, and recovery concepts. Mission Areas Recover—Prevent Disciplines
Emergency Management
 No Lodging or Meals are provided during this course.
 Student must attend all sessions to receive the state certificate.

There is no fee to attend this course.
Registration Deadline is October 20, 2019

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G-489 Management of Spontaneous Volunteers in Disasters

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 8:30 am to Friday, October 25, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Location: 
University of Nebraska Extension Offices 348 W. State Farm Rd. North Platte, NE 69101
Contact/Registrar: 
Ryan Lowry, rlowry@unl.edu
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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 at:

https://go.unl.edu/g489_northplatte_10242019 

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Registration deadline is October 11, 2019

 

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

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Type 3 All Hazards Logistics Section Chief

Event Date: 
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 8:00 am to Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Location: 
Hall CountyEOC/911 Center 1210 N. North Road, Grand Island, NE 68802
Contact/Registrar: 
Jill 308‐995‐2250 or deputyem@phelps.nacone.org
Details: 

Overview: This course provides local and state-level emergency responders with a ro-bust understanding of the dues, responsibilties, and capabilties of an effecve Logistics Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: responding to the incident and effectively fulfilling the position responsibilties of a Logistics Secon Chief on an AHIMT. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge. 

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MGT - 462 : Community Planning for Economic Recovery

Event Date: 
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 8:00 am to Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Location: 
Central Community College 4500 63rd St, Columbus, NE 68602
Contact/Registrar: 
Kyle Lingenfelter kylelingenfelter@cccneb.edu 4500 63rd Street PO BOX 1027 Columbus, NE 68602 Tll Free 1.877.222.0780
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OVERVIEW

This course will guide decision makers to incorporate community planning for economic resilience and recovery
from natural disasters. The curriculum includes practical tools to develop stronger partnerships between
the public and private sectors, evaluate community hazard assessments through the lens of economic recovery,
provide resources for public and private sector partners to use in a post-disaster environment, and planning
templates for articulating these actions at the community level. This 1-day planning workshop (9:00 AM to 5:00 PM)
will be off ered at emergency management centers, nonprofit organizations, and state and local agencies.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
By the end of this training, participants will be able to fulfill the following learning objectives:

1. Calculate estimated fi nancial losses from major disasters and identify factors that infl uence a community’s
economic recovery
2. Identify all steps of a hazard analysis pertaining to disaster economic recovery
3. Formulate ways to collaborate with potential community partners for coordinating economic recovery
4. Appraise cost recovery options (such as insurance and federal programs) that may be utilized to support
organizational recovery from a disaster
5. Revise customizable planning tools appropriate for the participants’ work context
6. Synthesize customizable planning tools for use within the participants’ context
7. Prepare an economic impact analysis as part of a post disaster economic recovery case study
8. Develop ways to integrate whole community continuity of operations planning through diff erent management
techniques,

AUDIENCE

The target audience for this instructor-led management level course consists of decision-makers and
stakeholders involved in post disaster economic recovery, including those in Federal, state, local, tribal,
and territorial government, in addition to private sector organizations, non-profi ts, and VOADs.

CONTACT U S
National Center for Disaster Preparedness
Earth Institute | Columbia University
E-mail: crlcadmin@cumc.columbia.edu
Online: http://ncdpcourses.crlctraining.org
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IPX Partner's Workshop

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 8:00 am to Friday, November 8, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Location: 
Nebraska Emergency Management Agency 2433 N.W. 24th St. Lincoln, NE 68524
Contact/Registrar: 
Deb Robinson, Planning & Training Specialist (402) 471-7408
Details: 

On -Site Capability/Asset Displays:
 (Tentative Displays Include)
 FRMAC (AMS Fixed and Rotary Wing Aircraft)
 EPA Mobile Emergency Response Lab (MERL)
 DOE RAP Team Region V (Equipment)
 More!

Partner Presentation Topics May Include:
 Price Anderson Act (PAA)
 Roles of American Nuclear Insurance (ANI) and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) related to PAA
 FEMAREPP HQ (Recovery)
 FDA A -Team Support & ASPECT Aircraft
 FRMAC-Decision Support and Technical Support Products and Expertise
oPredicted Relation Area Map
oAerial Measure Maps
oPredicted Areas of Concern for Milk Products Map
oPredicted Areas pf Concern for Mature Produce Crops Map
oIntegrated Dose Map 

Deadline for registration is Oct. 17, 2019

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AWR 232 Mass Fatalities Planning & Response for Rural Communities

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:00 am to Friday, November 8, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Location: 
Hillcrest Evangelical Free Church 2433 Progressive Road Seward, NE 68434
Contact/Registrar: 
Cody Meredith 402-310-9339 senebraskamrc@gmail.com
Details: 

This eight-hour awareness-level course provides the basics of mass fatality response while providing opportunities to exchange rural perceptions and brainstorm solutions.
Responding to a mass fatality incident, which includes the recovery, identification, and reunification of the deceased, is one of the most difficult aspects of a disaster response.
Regardless of the agencies or organizations that respond, the responsibility to coordinate and manage these outside resources rests with local authorities.

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G-191- ICS -EOC Interface Workshop

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 8:00 am to Friday, November 15, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Location: 
Lincoln County EMA 715 S. Jeffers St. North Platte, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
Jon Rosenlund 100 East 1st Street P.O. Box 1968 Grand Island, NE 68802 308-385-5362 jonr@grand-island.com
Details: 

Overview: This course is designed for personnel associated with On-Scene Incident Command, EOCs and Multiagency Coordination (MAC) System entities. The goal of the course is to provide state and local emergency management officials with the knowledge and skills they need to operate an Emer-gency Operating Center (EOC) and interface it with an Incident Command System (ICS) field operation. It enables the participants to begin developing an ICS/EOC interface for their community by applying Incident Command System (ICS) principles. The course reviews ICS and EOC responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on exercise and group discussions to formulate the interface.

Prerequisites:
IS0100.b
IS0200.b
IS0700.a
IS0800.b

Target Audience: This course is targeted for personnel associate with the on-scene inci-dent command, EOCs, and other Multiagency Coordination System (MACS) Entities. 

There is no fee to attend this course.
Class is limited to 40 students
No Lodging is provided during this course.
Deadline is Nov. 7, 2019
Nov. 14
Lunch will be provided by SCPET Region

REGISTER NOW
Space is limited to 40 students, applications will be accepted in the order they are received.
Register on line at www.nema.ne.gov

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ICS 300: Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidnets

Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 8:30 am to Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Location: 
Lincoln County EMA 715 S. Jeffers St. North Platte, NE 69101
Contact/Registrar: 
Joanna LeMoine Deputy Director Region 51 EMA 308-532-7383 LeMoineJL@ci.north-platte.ne.us
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This 20 hour course is designed to meet the required objectives of NIMS. The class builds on the prerequisite IS 100, 200, 700 and 800 courses and is a prerequisite for the ICS 400 course.
 

Who should attend:
All Mid-level Management Federal/State/Local/Tribal/ Private Sector & Nongovernmental personnel should take ICS-300, including those persons serving as command staff, section chiefs, strike team lead-ers, task force leaders, unit leaders, division/group supervisors, branch directors, and multi-agency coordination system/emergency operations center staff.

Space is limited to 30 students, applications will be accepted in the order they are received.

Register by contacting:
Joanna at: LeMoineJL@ci.north-platte.ne.us 308-532-7383 or
Jill at: deputyem@phelps.nacone.org 308-995-2250

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AWR 147: Rail Car Incident Response

Event Date: 
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 8:00 am to Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Location: 
Dakota City Fire Hall 208 South 21st Street Dakota City, NE 68731
Contact/Registrar: 
Lt. Brian Ellinger 712-203-0803 bellinger@dakotacosheriff.com
Details: 

AWR 147: Rail Car Incident Response is an 8-hour, awareness level course developed to educate rural emergency responders on freight rail car incidents involving hazardous materials.
Upon completion of this DHS approved course, participants will be better prepared to respond to a freight rail car incident without endangering the health and safety of responders.
Key points covered in this course include:
• Identifying the design, construction, components and markings of rail tank cars;
• Recognizing the chemical being transported, and the manner in which the chemical must be considered in an emergency;
• Determining damage to the car and the potential hazard to people, property and the environment;
• Recognizing possible mitigation strategies for breached freight cars;
• Identifying characteristics and key resources in the rail/freight industry as well as federal, state, and private resources available to assist in a response effort.

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ICS 400 Advanced ICS Command and General Staff for Complex Incidents

Event Date: 
Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 8:00 am to Monday, December 9, 2019 - 5:45 pm
Location: 
Kimball VFD Fire Station 200 W. 2nd Street Kimball, NE 69145
Contact/Registrar: 
Ron Leal 308-254-7003 region21em@cheyennecounty.netI Allen Michel 308-279-1788 allen.michel@nebraska.gov
Details: 

Overview:
This course is designed to meet the required objectives of NIMS. The class builds on the prerequisites IS 100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS 300 courses.
Who should attend:
All Federal/State/Local/Tribal/Private Sector & Non governmental personnel should take ICS-400, including those persons who will serve as command or general staff in an ICS organization, select department heads with multi-agency coordination system responsibilities, area commanders, emergency managers, and multi-agency coordination system/emergency operations center managers.
No Lodging or Meals are provided during this course.
Student must attend all classes to receive the state certificate.

 

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