Fundamentals of Emergency Preparedness

MGMT X 408.802

This course helps emergency managers communicate to senior managers the elements, tasks, and roles that comprise organizational preparedness for disasters, both inside the company and external to the company.

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Winter
Online
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand interorganizational collaboration and trust in preparedness planning
  • Identify key departments and employees who have critical roles in preparedness and a description of each role
  • Prepare the basics of verbal and written plan communication and distribution
  • Develop a preparedness plan

About this course:

This course moves into the real-world work environment and builds your know-how in many specific job functions: understanding senior management's commitment to organizational preparedness for disasters, both inside the company and external to the company; interorganizational collaboration and trust in preparedness planning; preparing the inventories of employees, assets, suppliers, and customers; identification of all organizational stakeholders; identification of key departments and employees who have critical roles in preparedness and a description of each role; basics of verbal and written plan communication and distribution; developing a preparedness plan; federal, state, and local compliance issues and regulations; and understanding your organization's "community" and "external networks" in crisis planning, management, and recovery.
Prerequisites
MGMT X 408.801 Emergency Preparedness and Homeland Security: An Overview (may be taken concurrently). In addition to standard technical requirements, students are required to have a computer with an internal/external microphone.

Winter 2022 Schedule

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This section has no set meeting times.
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Instructor: Paul Myers
383661
Fee:
$765.00
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Notes
Internet access required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 07, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Introduction to Emergency Management, Sixth Edition by Haddow, George, Bullock, Jane, Coppola, Damon P., Haddow, George D.
Internet access required.

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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