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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    1/15/2019 - 1/16/2019
    College Station TX
    EU  MGT343  490
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    1/23/2019 - 1/24/2019
    New Orleans LA
    EU  MGT343  477
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    1/29/2019 - 1/30/2019
    Mount Pleasant IA
    EU  MGT343  489
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    1/30/2019 - 1/31/2019
    Las Vegas NV
    EU  MGT343  480
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    2/4/2019 - 2/5/2019
    Coraopolis PA
    EU  MGT343  491
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    2/12/2019 - 2/13/2019
    Perris CA
    EU  MGT343  492
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    2/20/2019 - 2/21/2019
    Rialto CA
    EU  MGT343  481
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    3/6/2019 - 3/7/2019
    Madison WI
    EU  MGT343  473
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    3/26/2019 - 3/27/2019
    Pasadena TX
    EU  MGT343  487
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    3/27/2019 - 3/28/2019
    Rock Hill SC
    EU  MGT343  493
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    4/11/2019 - 4/12/2019
    Woodbridge VA
    EU  MGT343  478
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    5/1/2019 - 5/2/2019
    Belton TX
    EU  MGT343  482
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    5/7/2019 - 5/8/2019
    Jacksonville FL
    EU  MGT343  483
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    5/14/2019 - 5/15/2019
    San Diego CA
    EU  MGT343  474
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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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    9/5/2019 - 9/6/2019
    Brooklyn NY
    EU  MGT343  494
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    10/23/2019 - 10/24/2019
    Mount Pleasant IA
    EU  MGT343  485

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

Participants are encouraged to take the online courses IS 100, IS 700.A, and IS 800 at http://training.fema.gov/IS/NIMS.asp before attending this course. 

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

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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