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Disaster Management for Electric Power Systems

MGT345 - 16.00 Hours

Schedule

  • Details
    1/18/2018 - 1/19/2018
    Weslaco TX
    EU  MGT345  132
  • Details
    4/25/2018 - 4/26/2018
    Orlando FL
    EU  MGT345  134
  • Details
    7/10/2018 - 7/11/2018
    Texarkana TX
    EU  MGT345  133

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 Electric Power Systems course provides students with information specific to preparing for, protecting against, responding to, recovering from, and mitigating against a threatened or actual natural disaster, an act of terrorism, or other man-made disaster affecting electric power facilities and systems.

During this course, participants will be guided through discussions and exercise that will assist them in:

  • Improving security against physical damage, organizational disruption, and control system vulnerability
  • Enhancing the electric power systems ability to plan, prevent, detect, respond, and restore their facilities in emergency situations
  • Developing an understanding and appreciation for working with the media.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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-200, IS-700, and IS-800. These courses can be found online at: http://training.fema.gov/IS/NIMS.asp.

 

Topics

Threats to electric power facilities and systems+Responding to disasters+Recovering from disasters+Handling public information requests+Preparing for disasters

Audience

  • Investor Owned Utilities (IOU) personnel
  • Rural Electrification Administration (REA)
  • Rural Utilities Services (RUS) personnel
  • Municipal personnel
  • Industrial operators
  • Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution Suppliers (T&D) personnel, to include utility commission personnel, management, supervisors, and foremen
  • Utility industry disaster coordinators, security personnel, and field personnel
  • Fire industry professionals
  • Law enforcement professionals
  • EMS personnel

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 contact itsi@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 723-3811

Education Credits

  • 1.6 CEUs

Contact Information

OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (800) 723-3811 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

Other Information

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

Related Courses

MGT317+MGT342+MGT341Disaster Management for Public Services+Strategic Overview of Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities+Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations Within the Community InfrastructureDisaster Management for Public Services+Strategic Overview of Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities+Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations Within the Community InfrastructureDisaster Management for Public Services+Strategic Overview of Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities+Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations Within the Community Infrastructure
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