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G-386 Mass Faltality

Event Date: 
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 8:00 am to Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Morrill County Community Hospital 1313 S Street Bridgeport, NE 69336
Contact/Registrar: 
Tim Newman, Director Region 22 Emergency Management 1801 Avenue B Scottsbluff, NE 69361 office: 308-436-6689 cell: 308-765-2786 tnewman@scottsbluff.org
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Description

Course Goal

The Mass Fatality Incident Response course is designed to prepare response personnel and other responsible professionals to handle a mass fatalities incident effectively by properly caring for the dead and the living—both responders and survivors.

Course Objectives At the end of this course, the students should be able to:

  • Assess the local Mass Fatalities Annex to determine their jurisdictions’ preparedness for a mass fatalities incident.
  • Describe the critical operational activities: Notification, staging, search and recovery, morgue operations, media relations, and family assistance.
  • Explain how a Family Assistance Center is used to support families and to aid identification of the deceased.
  • Identify the requirements to ensure that the psychological needs of mass fatalities responders are addressed.

Medical Examiners/Coroners

Public Works Personnel

Funeral Directors

Members of the Clergy

Law Enforcement Personnel

The Salvation Army Personnel

Fire Department Personnel

American Red Cross Personnel

Emergency Medical Services Personnel

Forensic specialists

Emergency Planners

National Guard Members

Emergency Management Personnel

Transportation (railroads, etc.) Personnel

Public Officials

Other significant disaster workers

Media (Public Information Officers)

A maximum class size of 30 students is recommended for this course.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week, March 25-31

March 16, 2017 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  —  Activities to promote preparedness during Nebraska Severe Weather Awareness Week (March 25-31) have been scheduled across the state as a way to encourage all Nebraskans to get ready for the hazardous weather conditions that can occur during the spring and summer months in Nebraska.

A proclamation by Gov. Pete Ricketts signed March 5, reminded Nebraskans that community preparedness can minimize the dangers, which the annual severe weather season presents, to the lives and property of Nebraskans.

G-290 Public Information Officer - Basic

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 8:30 am to Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 4:30 pm
Location: 
Prairie Winds Community Center 428 N. Main Street Bridgeport, NE 69336
Contact/Registrar: 
Tabi Prochazka Panhandle Public Health District 308-487-3600 tprochazka@pphd.org
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Overview:

This two-day course will consider the value of communication before, during and after an incident. It will help PIOs identify critical audiences, both internal and external.

Who should attend:
The primary audience for this training is individuals who have public information responsibilities as their main job or as an auxiliary function at the federal, state, local, tribal or territorial level of government, and in the private and nongovernmental sectors.

The two-day course offers information on communication before, during and after an incident. It will help PIOs identify critical audiences and how to reach them. The primary audience for this training is individuals who have public information responsibilities as their main job or as an auxiliary function at the federal, state, local, tribal or territorial level of government, and in the private and nongovernmental sectors.

· No Lodging or Meals are provided during this course.

· Student must attend all classes to receive the state certificate.

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L967 ICS All Hazards Specific Logistics Section Chief

Event Date: 
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 8:00 am to Friday, July 20, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Region 23 Office 250 Main Street Chadron, NE 69337
Contact/Registrar: 
Registrar/Course Contact: Nan Gould Phone: 308-432-2251 reg23ema@bbc.net
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Course Description
This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective 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 responsibilities of a Logistics Section Chief on an AHIMT. 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.

Course Objectives
Demonstrate an understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of a Logistics Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team.

Mission Areas
Recovery
Mitigation
Respond

Prerequisites
Prerequisite Courses:
E0300
E0400
IS0100.b
IS0200.b
IS0700.a
IS0800.b

· No Lodging or Meals are provided during this course.
  Students must attend all classes to receive the FEMA certificate

There is no fee to attend this course.

· Class is limited to 20 students

Registration Deadline is June 27, 2018

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NE-001-COMM Advanced Planning Concepts - Developing Incident Action Plans

Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 8:00 am to Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
City of Lincoln Municipal Services Center 901 West Bond Lincoln, NE 68521
Contact/Registrar: 
Roger Conrad 402-471-7175 roger.conrad@nebraska.gov
Details: 

This two-day course, delivered by The Blue Cell LLP is designed to immerse the participants in the usage and understanding of the ICS Forms released by FEMA in December 2010. The course will also instruct the Advanced Planning process, and several other critical advanced planning products and techniques. Participants work to develop an accurate, graded, Incident Action Plan and appropriate adjoining products and displays while encountering a variety of stimulus that is experienced in real world incidents. Course scenarios are based on the 15 national planning scenarios and address both targets and tasks as outlined by the Department of Homeland Security.
This is an advanced course which also uses the custom web based training and simulation environment, Chelsea County USA. Participants will have the most success if they have previously completed ICS 300 and have a strong understanding of the usage of the incident command system in both expanding and complex incidents.
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L-967 All Hazards Logistics Section Chief

Event Date: 
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 8:00 am to Friday, October 5, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Wayne Fire Station 510 Tomar Drive Wayne, NE 68787
Contact/Registrar: 
Kevin Garvin PO Box 176Hartington, NE 68739 (402) 254-6862 cedarem@hartel.net Nic Kemnitz 521 Lincoln St Wayne, NE 68787 (402) 833-5190 wayne_em@abbnebraska.com
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The Northeast Planning, Exercise and Training (PET) Region is pleased to offer this FREE training

Overview: This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Logistics Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Man-agement Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: responding to the incident and effectively fulfilling the position responsibili-ties of a Logistics Section Chief on an AHIMT. Exercises, simulations, discus-sions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.

Prerequisites:

  • ICS 300
  • ICS 400
  • IS0100.b
  • IS0200.b
  • IS0700.a
  • IS0800.b

There is no fee to attend this course.

No Lodging is provided during this course.

Student must attend all classes to receive the certificate.

Deadline is September 24th, 2018

Meals will be on your own

Instruction provided by: The Blue Cell LLC

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L-960 All Hazards Division/Group Supervisor

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 8:00 am to Friday, April 27, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Municipal Services Building 901 W Bond Street Lincoln, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
Mark Hosking 402-441-7265 mhosking@lancaster.ne.gov
Details: 

All Hazards Division/Group Supervisor

This Division/Group Supervisor course is designed to provide local-and State-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT) or local Incident Management Team.

Who should attend:

Law Enforcement (LE), Public Works (PW), Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Governmental Administrative (GA), Fire Service (FS), Public Safety Communications (PSC),  Hazardous Material (HazMat), Health Care (HC), Emergency Management Agency (EMA), and Public Health

Prerequisites:

IS-100, 200, 700, 800, 300 and 400

Selection Criteria:

NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position-Specific training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to functional, support, or unit leader positions on Type III or IV All Hazard IMTs, or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.

There is no fee to attend this course.

Class is restricted to 30 students

Registration Deadline is April 11, 2017

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