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Mass Fatality Tabletop Exercise

Event Date: 
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: 
21st Century Equipment 705 Main Street Bridgeport
Contact/Registrar: 
Tim Newman TNewman@scottsbluff.org
Details: 

Mass Fatality Tabletop Exercise

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—including responders and survivors.

Exercise Topics

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—including responders and survivors.

  • Assessing the local Mass Fatalities Annex to determine their jurisdictions’ preparedness for a mass fatalities incident.
  • Working the critical operational activities: Notification, Staging, Search and Recovery, Morgue Operations, Media Relations, and
    Family Assistance.
  • Discussing 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.
  • Recognize the importance of Critical Incident Stress Debriefings for responders at a mass fatalities incident.
  • Identify the resources that are available at the local, State, and Federal levels during a mass fatalities incident.
  • Apply the principles of ICS in response to a simulated incident.

Target Audience

Local responders who may have responsibility for the recovery, handling, identification, and return
of remains following a mass fatalities incident. Agency should bring any plans, checklists, annexes
and policies that may apply to this topic.

Free of Charge & Lunch Included

Hosted by Panhandle Region Planning, Exercise and Training Committee and presented by The Blue Cell, LLC

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Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/panhandle-mass-fatality-tabletop-exercise-ttx-tickets-51476534701

ICS 300

Event Date: 
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 8:30 am to Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Grand Island City Hall 100 E. 1st St. Grand Island, NE 68802
Contact/Registrar: 
Jon Rosenlund 100 East 1st Street P.O. Box 1968 Grand Island, NE 68802 308-385-5362 jonr@grand-island.com
Details: 

ICS—300: Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
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 leaders, task force leaders, unit leaders, division/group supervisors, branch directors, and multi-agency coordination system/emergency operations center staff.

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Lt. Governor’s Be Prepared Awards Recognize Volunteers and Communities

Lincoln, Neb. — On Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, Lt. Gov. Mike Foley presented this year’s Be Prepared awards, recognizing volunteers and community organizations for excellence in emergency preparedness and disaster response. He was joined by Nebraska Emergency Management Agency Assistant Director Bryan Tuma and Preparedness Section Manager Nikki Weber and Nebraska Citizen Corps Coordinator Ryan Lowry to present six emergency preparedness awards.

 

ICS 300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents

Event Date: 
Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: 
Nemaha County Hospital Classroom 2022 13th St Auburn, NE
Contact/Registrar: 
Renee Critser Director, Nemaha Co EMA 601 J St. Auburn, NE 68305 402-274-2552 (o)
Details: 

Overview:

This 18 hour course is designed to meet the required objectives of NIMS. The class builds on the prerequisites 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 leaders, task force leaders, unit leaders, division/group supervisors, branch directors, and multi-agency coordination system/emergency operations center staff. 

  • No Lodging or Meals are provided during this course.
  • Student must attend all classes to receive the state certificate.

 There is no fee to attend this course.

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Provide registration to nemahaema@windstream.net