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G-557-Rapid Needs Assessment

Event Date: 
Monday, March 26, 2018 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Wayne Fire Station 510 Tomar Ave. Wayne, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
Molly Bargmann, NEMA molly.bargmann@nebraska.gov Kevin Garvin, Cedar County EMA cedarem@hartel.net
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G- 557: RAPID NEEDS ASSESSMENT

INCLUDES BONUS TRAINING- NEW F EMA
PUBL IC ASSISTANCE DE L IVERY MODE L AND GRANTS PORTAL

FEMA ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL SERIES REQUIRED COURSE

COURSE DESCRIPTION: The ability of local governments to perform a Rapid Needs 
Assessment accurately and within the first few hours after an incident or emergency is
critical to providing a response designed to save lives and support life sustaining actions..
Participants will learn to complete a rapid needs assessment as well as the importance
of planning, prioritizing, data collection and analysis.

MARCH 26, 2018
ALL STUDENT MATERIALS WILL BE PROVIDED
THERE IS NO COST TO ATTEND
LODGING, MILEAGE, OR MEALS WILL NOT BE
PROVIDED
NO PREREQUISITES.
PLEASE BRING LAPTOP IF AVAILABLE

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Standard Awareness Training - AWR - 160

Event Date: 
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
American Red Cross, 220 Oakcreek Drive, Lincoln, NE 68501
Contact/Registrar: 
Debra Robinson (402) 471‐7408 or email debra.robinson@nebraska.gov
Details: 

Target Audiences: Police, Fire, EMS, Emergency Management,
Public Works, Roads/Transportation, Public
Health, Healthcare Workers, CERTs, MRCs, Red
Cross, Neighborhood Watch, Private Sector, etc.

Description
This online course focuses on training responders to meet the requirements established in the National Fire
Protection Association (NFPA) 472 (2008 ed.), Chapter 4, “Competencies for Awareness Level Personnel,”
and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 29 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
1910.120 (q) (6) (i) (a-f) “First Responder Awareness Level” competencies.
This course takes an all-hazards approach to Hazardous Material (HazMat) incidents, including acts of
terrorism where Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) materials may have been used. It provides
participants the knowledge to recognize the hazardous material, protect themselves, notify others, and
secure the scene.

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REP Exercise Controller Course (RECC)

Event Date: 
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 1:00 pm to Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Nebraska Emergency Management Agency 2433 N.W. 24th Street Lincoln, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
Nazy Chiniforoushan 402-471-7213 nazy.chiniforoushan@nebraska.gov Jessica Joiner 256-847-2195 jessica.joiner@cdpemail.dhs.gov John McKenzie 256-847-2111 john.mckenzie@fema.dhs.gov
Details: 

This course covers the roles, responsibilities, and conduct of REP Exercise Controllers during REP Exercises or Drills. The content is based on the REP Program Manual and best practices gathered from Subject Matter Experts. The course is designed for anyone fulfilling the role of an offsite controller from Federal, State, Local, and Tribal Emergency Management and Utilities involved with offsite REP exercises/drill control for NRC-licensed commercial nuclear power plants.

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REP Exercise Evaluator Course (REEC)

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 1:00 pm to Friday, May 11, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Nebraska Emergency Management Agency 2433 N.W. 24th Street Lincoln, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
Nazy Chiniforoushan 402-471-7213 nazy.chiniforoushan@nebraska.gov Jessica Joiner 256-847-2195 jessica.joiner@cdpemail.dhs.gov John McKenzie 256-847-2111 john.mckenzie@fema.dhs.gov
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Target Audience/Disciplines

Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service,  Governmental Administrative, Hazardous Materials, Healthcare, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Public Works

Overview

The Radiological Preparedness (REP) REP Exercise Evaluation Course (REEC) is a 3.5-day course which provides responders the regulatory guidelines required to evaluate REP exercises, how to prepare for evaluations and observations during and after exercise activities plus techniques for exercise evaluations. Students will have the opportunity to observe video vignettes of REP exercises and the development of exercise narratives submitted to the REP Exercise Evaluation Tool (EET), for review. In conjunction with the required prerequisites this course fulfills the credentialing training requirements for becoming a Type III REP Exercise Evaluator.

 

Prerequisites and Requirements

CDP 004-14 Radiological Core Concepts Course, and IS-331 Introduction to Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP Exercise Evaluation).

Recommended: IS-100, IS-120.a, IS-200, IS-302, IS-331, IS 700, IS-800.b, IS-812, L-146 (HSEEP)

 

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ICS-400 Advanced ICS

Event Date: 
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 8:00 am to Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Gretna Fire Station #2 10309 S. 168th St Omaha, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
Lynn Marshall lmarshall@sarpy.com
Details: 

ICS-400 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents: This course provides training and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the ICS. This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100 through ICS-300 courses. These earlier courses are prerequisites for ICS-400.

 

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ICS 300 - Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 8:00 am to Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Gretna Fire Station #2 10309 S. 168th St Omaha, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
Lynn Marshall lmarshall@sarpy.com
Details: 

ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents: Provides training and resources for personnel who require advanced knowledge and application of the ICS. This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses.

 

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WIPP Shipment Training

Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Public Safety Building Conference Room; 715 S. Jeffers; North Platte, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
By Phone: Contact Joanna LeMoine (308) 532-7383 By Email: LeMoineJL@ci.north-platte.ne.us
Details: 

The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) shipments will be resuming their routes through the State of Nebraska; and local fire departments along the I-80 Corridor who may be called on to respond to an incident/accident are required to complete annual trainings to support this program. One benefit to this training is that will also fulfil your training requirements for 29 CFR 1910.120 or the NFPA 472 and 473 Standards for radiation training and many response training requirements for CBRNE.

Choose Your Session!
(Limit 25/ea. Time Slot)
January 10, 2018
1300-1700 hrs. Part 1: Radiation Basics and Surveying & Monitoring
1800-2200 hrs. Part 1: Radiation Basics and Surveying & Monitoring
January 11, 2018
1300-1700 hrs. Part II: Medical Response and Hands-On Activities
1800-2200 hrs. Part II: Medical Response and Hands-On Activities

Pre-Registration is required and the class size limit will be strictly enforced on a first received/first served basis.

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WIPP Shipment Training Resumes!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Public Safety Building Conference Room; 715 S. Jeffers; North Platte, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
By Phone: Contact Joanna LeMoine (308) 532-7383 By Email: LeMoineJL@ci.north-platte.ne.us Pre-Registration is required and the class size limit will be strictly enforced on a first received/first served basis. (Limit 24/per session) Trainers: Deb Robinson & Nazy Chiniforoushan, Planning & Training Specialists (402) 471-7408
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WIPP Shipment Training Resumes! 

Schedule your trainings now!

The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) shipments will be resuming their routes through the State of Nebraska; and local fire departments along the I-80 Corridor who may be called on to respond to an incident/accident are required to complete annual trainings to support this program. One benefit to this training is that will also fulfil your training requirements for 29 CFR 1910.120 or the NFPA 472 and 473 Standards for radiation training and many response training requirements for CBRNE.

 

Choose Your Session!

(Limit 25/ea. Time Slot)

January 10, 2018

1300-1700 hrs. Part 1: Radiation Basics and Surveying & Monitoring

1800-2200 hrs. Part 1: Radiation Basics and Surveying & Monitoring

January 11, 2018

1300-1700 hrs. Part II: Medical Response and Hands-On Activities

1800-2200 hrs. Part II: Medical Response and Hands-On Activities

State of Nebraska DHHS Full Scale Workshop: Overview of Goals & Partner Expectations Communication-Messaging-Resources

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Bosselman Conference Center 700 East Stolley Park Road Grand Island, Nebraska
Contact/Registrar: 
kathy.bolkovac@nebraska.gov
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Target Audience:

LHDs, HCC members, Law Enforcement, State and Federal Health and Emergency Management Partners

 

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