EOC Operations and Planning for All Hazards

MGT346 - 24.00 Hours

Description

This course provides personnel who could be assigned to or work in an Emergency Operations Center (EOC) the skills necessary to effectively plan for and manage a large-scale incidents by applying and implementing an all-hazards, multi-disciplinary, management team approach. The course places specific emphasis on the planning, resource, and information management processes.
 
The course focuses on the key decision-making requirements within the Emergency Operations Center. The jurisdictional team will learn from the effects of incident decisions while working in an EOC using a simulated, notional jurisdiction as they respond to the final days exercise.
 
The course is delivered in your jurisdiction. The instructional team consists of coaches and mentors experienced in emergency management and incident response. The course uses a multi-discipline, jurisdictional approach to accomplish the course objectives. The course adapts existing incident management systems, best practices and procedures to the unique requirements of responding to all-hazards incident.

Schedule

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    1/8/2019 - 1/10/2019
    Dalton GA
    FP  MGT346  270
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    1/15/2019 - 1/17/2019
    Mission Viejo CA
    FP  MGT346  271
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    1/22/2019 - 1/24/2019
    Atlanta GA
    FP  MGT346  272
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    1/29/2019 - 1/31/2019
    Wards Island NY
    FP  MGT346  273
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    2/5/2019 - 2/7/2019
    Minneapolis MN
    FP  MGT346  274
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    2/12/2019 - 2/14/2019
    Blue Lake CA
    FP  MGT346  275
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    2/19/2019 - 2/21/2019
    Redding CA
    FP  MGT346  276
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    2/26/2019 - 2/28/2019
    Garland TX
    FP  MGT346  277
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    3/5/2019 - 3/7/2019
    Bethpage NY
    FP  MGT346  278
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    3/19/2019 - 3/21/2019
    Huntington Beach CA
    FP  MGT346  279
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    3/26/2019 - 3/28/2019
    Lufkin TX
    FP  MGT346  280

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 (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

This course provides personnel who could be assigned to or work in an Emergency Operations Center (EOC) the skills necessary to effectively plan for and manage a large-scale incidents by applying and implementing an all-hazards, multi-disciplinary, management team approach. The course places specific emphasis on the planning, resource, and information management processes.
 
The course focuses on the key decision-making requirements within the Emergency Operations Center. The jurisdictional team will learn from the effects of incident decisions while working in an EOC using a simulated, notional jurisdiction as they respond to the final days exercise.
 
The course is delivered in your jurisdiction. The instructional team consists of coaches and mentors experienced in emergency management and incident response. The course uses a multi-discipline, jurisdictional approach to accomplish the course objectives. The course adapts existing incident management systems, best practices and procedures to the unique requirements of responding to all-hazards incident.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Recommended

Participants should have an intermediate level of understanding of the Incident Command System (ICS) and some experience in Incident Management. Completion of IS-775, EOC Management and Operations Course is also recommended.

Basic ICS information can be gained via completion of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) online courses IS-100, IS-200, IS-700, and IS-800.

Topics

Multi-Agency Coordination System (MACS)+Functions of the EOC+EOC Organizational Models+Planning Process+Information Management Process+Resource Management Process+Management and Operations Processes+Familiarization with and use the Emergency Management Exercise System (EM*ES)+Working in an EOC+Decision-making exercises

Suggested Audience

Eligible participants include emergency management and response personnel who currently or potentially work in an EOC at the state, territorial, local, tribal, or Department of Defense (DoD) installation level. Enrollment can be single participants, jurisdictions, or mixed.

Disciplines include, but are not limited to:

  • Law Enforcement (LE)
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Emergency management
  • Fire Service
  • Governmental administrative
  • Public safety communications
  • Health care
  • Public Health (PH),
  • Hazardous Materials (HazMat)
  • Public Works (PW)
  • Utilities
  • Non-governmental organizations
  • Volunteer and/or faith-based organizations
  • Private business partners

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact esti@teex.tamu.edu or call (866) 878-8900.+For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (866) 878-8900

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

  • 2.4 CEUs

Contact Information

Chris Gable

Training Director
Phone: (979) 458-5620 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900
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