This course provides local- and state-level emergency respond-ers with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabil-ities of an effective Logistics Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Man-agement Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: re-sponding 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.
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
PLEASE BRING LAPTOP IF AVAILABLE
May 1, 2018 (LINCOLN, NEB.) — It seems as if spring has finally sprung in Nebraska as the National Weather Service reports there is an enhanced risk of severe thunderstorms across southeast Nebraska from late afternoon through early tonight. Tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds are all possible. Severe weather may also continue through Thursday.
Target Audiences: Police, Fire, EMS, Emergency Management,
Public Works, Roads/Transportation, Public
Health, Healthcare Workers, CERTs, MRCs, Red
Cross, Neighborhood Watch, Private Sector, etc.
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.
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.
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.