Introduction to Disaster Recovery Public Assistance Programs

DMP480 - 12.00 Hours

Description

The Introduction to Disaster Recovery Public Assistance Programs course provides an overview of the FEMA disaster recovery public assistance program and will provide front line jurisdiction staff and leaders with the information that will assist communities and businesses to prepare for and recover from disasters. The course will provide an overview of the key topics to understand recovery and improve preparedness for the next disaster.  The course will facilitate an understanding of how to identify and recognize disaster recovery program resources by discussing and summarizing the FEMA Public Assistance Program and Policy Guide and how to use the FEMA guide as a baseline for recovery planning.

Schedule

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    11/25/2019 - 11/26/2019
    Houston TX
    IS  DMP480  13
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    12/5/2019 - 12/6/2019
    Houston TX
    IS  DMP480  14
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    12/11/2019 - 12/12/2019
    Danville AR
    IS  DMP480  16
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    12/17/2019 - 12/18/2019
    Claremore OK
    IS  DMP480  18
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    1/15/2020 - 1/16/2020
    League City TX
    IS  DMP480  19
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    1/21/2020 - 1/22/2020
    Victoria TX
    IS  DMP480  9
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    1/29/2020 - 1/30/2020
    Grants NM
    IS  DMP480  11
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    2/5/2020 - 2/6/2020
    Conway AR
    IS  DMP480  20
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    2/19/2020 - 2/20/2020
    Jonesboro AR
    IS  DMP480  21
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    2/26/2020 - 2/27/2020
    Lumberton TX
    IS  DMP480  17

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

The Introduction to Disaster Recovery Public Assistance Programs course provides an overview of the FEMA disaster recovery public assistance program and will provide front line jurisdiction staff and leaders with the information that will assist communities and businesses to prepare for and recover from disasters. The course will provide an overview of the key topics to understand recovery and improve preparedness for the next disaster.  The course will facilitate an understanding of how to identify and recognize disaster recovery program resources by discussing and summarizing the FEMA Public Assistance Program and Policy Guide and how to use the FEMA guide as a baseline for recovery planning.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Recommended

Prior Training Courses or Knowledge

It is recommended, but not required, participants complete the Disaster Recovery Awareness (DMP370) course.

Topics

Pre-Disaster Planning and Recovery Actions+Federal Disaster Assistance and Recovery Programs+The Public Assistance Process: Initial Stages+The Public Assistance Process: Applicant Collaboration+Project Formulation and Management+Project Funding, Monitoring, and Closeout

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for management-level personnel at the municipal, county, state, tribal officials, and front-line leaders who might be called upon to plan for, perform, or support recovery operations before, during, and/or after a disaster. Attendees may also include both public and private community members likely to be involved in community disaster recovery, to include, directors and staff of local response agencies along with supervisors and front-line employees representing governmental administrative disciplines/services.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

1.2 CEUs

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

Policies

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