AWR-213: Critical Infrastructure Security & Resilience Awareness
Class Date(s) Wednesday, Oct 9 2019 8:00AM-5:00PM  
Class# 19EM62131  

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Description: This course will introduce participants to the key terms, policy, guidance, and preparedness efforts required to safeguard the Nation's critical infrastructure. Participants will review applicable policy and guidance, discuss the risk management framework, describe Federal critical infrastructure security and resilience and information sharing programs, and relate critical infrastructure programs to individual actions.

Primary focus will be placed on local preparedness efforts as they relate to the national approach to critical infrastructure security and resilience. An understanding of the national approach to critical infrastructure enables critical infrastructure stakeholders to address local planning within a common framework. Informed planning is consistent with and expands on nationally accepted emergency management standards as the basis for planning across the mission areas of prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery.

Training Audience: Law Enforcement, Fire Services, Hazardous Material Personnel, Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Management Agency, Public Works, Health Care, Public Health, Governmental Administrative, Public Safety Communications, Public Elected Officials, and Private Sector and Non-Governmental Organizations

Prerequisite(s): None

Course Length: 8-hours

Certification: Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) Certificate will be issued upon completion of the course. This in one of the courses required for the Infrastructure Protection Certificate Program.

Certificate Program Information: The TEEX Infrastructure Protection certificate is designed for professionals who wish to enrich their personal knowledge and skills related to critical infrastructure security and resilience while earning International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

This certificate program combines a broad understanding of homeland security infrastructure protection doctrine with an in-depth examination of key concepts and practices in integrated risk management, private-public partnerships, capabilities-based and community-focused planning, and whole community resilience strategies.

Participants must successfully complete all four DHS-certified courses (AWR-213, MGT-310, MGT-315, and MGT-414) and submit a request for award of the certificate. Certificate requirements are subject to change.

More information about this program can be found at https://teex.org/Pages/Program.aspx?catID=625&courseTitle=Infrastructure%20Protection

Textbook: Manual will be issued in class.

Equipment Needs: Pen / pencil, note-taking material.

Pennsylvania Department of Health Continuing Education Hours: None

Course Contact: DES Training & Exercise Coordinator, 610-344-5540

Price $0.00
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Class Location
Academic Bldg. #123 / Phoenixville Health Room
Public Safety Training Campus , 137 Modena Road
Coatesville, PA   19320
(610) 344-4100