Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities

MGT343 - 16.00 Hours

Description

us flagThe Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities course provides students with information about the Environmental Protection Agencies (EPA) Response Protocol Toolbox covering necessary steps to be taking during the response and recovery Water and Wastewater Utilities facilities. Participants will be guided through the various issues concerning preparing for, responding to, and recovering from incidents affecting water and/or wastewater facilities. The course introduces the various natural and man-made (accidental or intentional) hazards to which water and wastewater systems may be vulnerable and the potential effects the hazards may induce. Planning for and managing incidents are discussed, as well as disaster mitigation, response and recovery specific to drinking water and wastewater systems.

Schedule

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    6/19/2019 - 6/20/2019
    Corpus Christi TX
    EU  MGT343  488
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    6/20/2019 - 6/21/2019
    Winter Haven FL
    EU  MGT343  495
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    6/26/2019 - 6/27/2019
    Benton IL
    EU  MGT343  500
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    7/9/2019 - 7/10/2019
    Auburn AL
    EU  MGT343  501
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    7/9/2019 - 7/10/2019
    Carson City NV
    EU  MGT343  502
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    8/5/2019 - 8/6/2019
    San Antonio TX
    EU  MGT343  498
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    8/27/2019 - 8/29/2019
    Seabrook TX
    EU  MGT343  503
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    9/5/2019 - 9/6/2019
    Brooklyn NY
    EU  MGT343  494
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    9/17/2019 - 9/18/2019
    Valhalla NY
    EU  MGT343  504
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    9/24/2019 - 9/25/2019
    West Palm Beach FL
    EU  MGT343  505
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    10/22/2019 - 10/23/2019
    Trenton NJ
    EU  MGT343  506
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    10/24/2019 - 10/25/2019
    Cedar Knolls NJ
    EU  MGT343  507
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    12/3/2019 - 12/4/2019
    San Antonio TX
    EU  MGT343  508
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    12/3/2019 - 12/4/2019
    Kissimmee FL
    EU  MGT343  509

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

us flagThe Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities course provides students with information about the Environmental Protection Agencies (EPA) Response Protocol Toolbox covering necessary steps to be taking during the response and recovery Water and Wastewater Utilities facilities. Participants will be guided through the various issues concerning preparing for, responding to, and recovering from incidents affecting water and/or wastewater facilities. The course introduces the various natural and man-made (accidental or intentional) hazards to which water and wastewater systems may be vulnerable and the potential effects the hazards may induce. Planning for and managing incidents are discussed, as well as disaster mitigation, response and recovery specific to drinking water and wastewater systems.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

FEMA Student ID Requirement

Prior to course delivery, the hosting jurisdiction for the class shall inform all participants of the FEMA requirement to establish a FEMA Student Identification Number (SID). This can be accomplished by registering at FEMA’s website. Participants will be asked to provide their SID when they arrive and complete the registration process for the course.

Recommended

It is recommended the participant complete IS-100, IS-700.A, and IS-800. These courses can be found online at: https://training.fema.gov/nims/

Topics

Threats to water and wastewater facilities and systems +Disaster planning and management+Disaster mitigation+Disaster response+Disaster recovery

Suggested Audience

  • Water and Wastewater Utility Personnel
  • Directors
  • Department Heads
  • Supervisors/Superintendents
  • Operators
  • Field Personnel
  • Customer Service
  • Lab Personnel
  • Inspectors
  • Engineers
  • State/Local Regulatory Personnel
  • Environmental/Local Regulatory Personnel, including:
    • Tribal Councils
    • City Elected Officials
    • City ManagersCounty Elected Officials
    • Senior Emergency Response Personnel
    • Utility Board Members

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (800) 723-3811+GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact itsi@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 723-3811

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs
  • ACE+TCEQ licensed water operators+TCEQ licensed wastewater operators
  • Other Information

    Registration for each course will be processed by the host city.

     

    Contact Information

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

    Resources

    MGT343 Executive Summary

     

     

     

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