MGT 317 Disaster Management for Public Services

DATE/TIME: May 08, 2024 08:00 AM - May 09, 2024 05:00 PM

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Event Type: ICS Training

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The Disaster Management for Public Services provides a unique opportunity for public service professionals to extend their knowledge and skills necessary for protecting their communities and infrastructure from potential or actual threats. During this course, participants work together in multidisciplinary teams to apply the course information with their professional experience in a variety of hands-on, small group activities and disaster scenarios. This course brings together representatives from public service agencies such as utilities and public works, transportation, fire, public safety, city planning/urban development, public health, and local, state, and federal emergency management officials who are expected to identify and mitigate hazards and plan and manage disaster response and recovery efforts within their jurisdictions.

Course Objectives: • Identify threats to public services • Examine disaster planning and management principles for incidents affecting public services • Explain methods for preventing, protecting against, and mitigating disasters • Determine appropriate response actions to incidents affecting public services • Develop information for presentation to the public and media during an incident • Discuss the responsibilities of public services disaster recovery

Prerequisites: You must be a US Citizen to take this course. If you are not please let us know by email for further instruction at OEM.TRAINING@DHSES.NY.GOV

All participants must have a FEMA Student Identification (FEMA SID) number. Students can search for their existing/create a new FEMA SID at:


Southeast Community College-NE

1406 Central Ave.
Nebraska City, NE 68410

Instructor - Barrett Nugent

Start Time - 08:00 AM (CST) Wednesday, May 08, 2024