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Other Courses and Events

Course Date(s) Time Zone Location Contact/Registrar Details
Standard Awareness Training - AWR - 160 01/22/2018 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
01/23/2018 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Central American Red Cross, 220 Oakcreek Drive, Lincoln, NE 68501 Debra Robinson (402) 471‐7408 or email debra.robinson@nebraska.gov

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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L-550 CONTINUITY PLANNER’S TRAIN-THE-TRAINER 01/30/2018 - 8:00am to 02/01/2018 - 4:30pm Central 1526 Building 4th Floor Conf Rm D 1526 K St. Lincoln, NE Troy Paisley 402-277-6141 troy.paisley@nebraska.gov

Overview:

This course is designed to provide Continuity training for program managers at the Federal, State, Local, and Tribal levels of government. Continuity Guidance Circular 1 provides guidance to the State’s, Territories, Tribes, and Local Government Jurisdictions for developing Continuity Plans and Programs that facilitate the performance of essential functions during any situation which may disrupt normal operations. The goal of this workshop is to provide you with the tools and hands-on experience necessary to improve your departments’ or agencies’ Continuity Plan. This training includes a train-the-trainer module to equip the managers to facilitate the course to others.

Criteria:

Training should be completed by Federal, State, Local, and Tribal personnel who are responsible for managing a Continuity Program.

Prerequisites:

Successful completion of Continuity Managers Train-the-Trainer Course (B/E/L/IS 548); or completion of Independent Study (IS) 546 Continuity of Operations (COOP) Awareness Course and IS 547 Intro to COOP; or completion of the University of Maryland COOP course.

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State of Nebraska DHHS Full Scale Workshop: Overview of Goals & Partner Expectations Communication-Messaging-Resources 02/06/2018 - 9:00am to 3:30pm Central Bosselman Conference Center 700 East Stolley Park Road Grand Island, Nebraska kathy.bolkovac@nebraska.gov

Target Audience:

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

 

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G-358 Evacuation and Re-Entry Planning 02/07/2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
02/08/2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Central Elks Club No. 963 1417 Stone St Falls City, NE 68355-2660 Course Contacts: Larry Fichtner Phone: 402-471-7179 E-mail: larry.fichtner@nebraska.gov ; Tylene Windle Phone 402-245-2446 E-mail ty.windle@richardson-county.us

This 12-hour course provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to design and implement an Evacuation and Re-Entry Plan for their jurisdictions. It uses a community’s Vulnerability Analysis and Evacuation Plan. It also addresses evacuation behavior and recommends methods to make evacuation and reentry more efficient. This course does not address the decision to evacuate or re-enter. Course Objectives: • Describe types of situations that necessitate evacuation. • Describe the types of modeling tools for evacuation planning.

Who should attend: The persons responsible for planning, implementing, and carrying out evacuations within a jurisdiction. This includes, but is not limited to, Federal/State/Local/Tribal/ Private Sector & Nongovernmental personnel. The target audience includes personnel associated with: On-scene Incident Command, EOCs and Multiagency Coordination (MAC) System entities.  Law Enforcement, Fire and EMS, Hospitals, Medical Care Providers, Public Works, Volunteer Organizations and Emergency Managers.

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ty.windle@richardson-county.us

ICS 300 - Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents 02/17/2018 - 8:00am to 02/18/2018 - 5:00pm Central Gretna Fire Station #2 10309 S. 168th St Omaha, NE Lynn Marshall lmarshall@sarpy.com

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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ICS 400 Advanced ICS Command and General Staff - Complex Incidents 03/03/2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
03/04/2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Mountain Dawes County Fairgrounds 300 E. Norfolk Ave. Chadron, NE 69337 Nan Gould 308-432-2251 reg23ema@bbc.net

Class Limit 14 Minimum -Maximum 28 Register by February 9th, 2018

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ICS-400 Advanced ICS 03/17/2018 - 8:00am to 03/18/2018 - 5:00pm Central Gretna Fire Station #2 10309 S. 168th St Omaha, NE Lynn Marshall lmarshall@sarpy.com

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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G-557-Rapid Needs Assessment 03/26/2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm Central Wayne Fire Station 510 Tomar Ave. Wayne, NE Molly Bargmann, NEMA molly.bargmann@nebraska.gov Kevin Garvin, Cedar County EMA cedarem@hartel.net

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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ICS 400 Advanced ICS Command and General Staff - Complex Incidents 03/26/2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
03/27/2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
04/02/2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
04/03/2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Mountain Prairie Winds Community Center 428 N Main St. Bridgeport, NE 69336 Ron Leal region21em@region21.net 308-254-7003 office 308-254-1310 cell

Class Limit 14 Minimum - Maximum 30  Register by March 2nd, 2018

Email region21em@region21.net for additional information

To Register go to: nebraskasfmtd.ne.gov

REP Exercise Controller Course (RECC) 05/07/2018 - 1:00pm to 05/08/2018 - 12:00pm Central Nebraska Emergency Management Agency 2433 N.W. 24th Street Lincoln, NE 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

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) 05/08/2018 - 1:00pm to 05/11/2018 - 5:00pm Central Nebraska Emergency Management Agency 2433 N.W. 24th Street Lincoln, NE 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

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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