G-393 Hazard Mitigation for Emergency Managers-October 2017
Wed, 2017-10-11 08:30 - Fri, 2017-10-13 16:30
This activity closed on October 10th, 2017 and is no longer available for enrollments.
Program Description 

This course is designed to enable the non-technical emergency worker to acquire skills in the use of mitigation. The course provides training in how to perform mitigation activities fundamental to reducing and eliminating long-term risk from hazards. It addresses the important roles of the emergency program manager (or other local government representative) in mitigation: motivator, coordinator, and monitor in local implementation of the National Mitigation Strategy.


Target audience

The target training audience includes local and State government emergency program managers, other emergency management staff, and other local government employees responsible for mitigation. The secondary audience includes Federal emergency management personnel and employees of local, State, and Federal governments who work in the emergency management field.

Learning objectives

1. Analyze reasons for differences between optimal and actual mitigation roles of the emergency program manager.
2. Determine strategies to build support for mitigation planning in the community.
3. Analyze hazard risks for a given scenario.
4. Propose a mitigation strategy for a particular hazard.
5. Develop a mitigation plan implementation strategy for a given scenario
6. Evaluate the effectiveness of a community’s mitigation planning efforts.
7. Recommend actions to optimize the mitigation role of the emergency program manager. 


Public Safety Training Campus
137 Modena Road
Coatesville, PA 19320
United States

Course details

  • Event starts: Wed, Oct 11 2017 - 8:30 am
  • Event ends: Fri, Oct 13 2017 - 4:30 pm
  • Course opens: Mon, Jul 31 2017
  • Course expires: Tue, Oct 10 2017
  • Cost: $0.00