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

  • Details
    5/1/2019 - 5/2/2019
    Harlingen TX
    IS  DMP480  2

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.

Recommended

Disaster Recovery Awareness (DMP370)

Topics

Introduction to Recovery+Overview of the National Disaster Recovery Framework+Pre-Disaster Recovery Planning+Introduction to the FEMA Public Assistance Program+Public Assistance Policy Eligibility Part 1+Public Assistance Policy Eligibility Part 2+Public Assistance Program Administration

Suggested Audience

This is a management-level course designed for City, County, State, and Tribal officials and front line leaders who might be called upon to plan for, perform or support recovery operations during and after a disaster.  It may also include both public and private community members that are likely to be involved in a disaster recovery.

Contact Information

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