Course Offering

Mitigation for Emergency Managers (APS Required Course)
Start Date:09/12/2017
End Date:09/14/2017
Facility:St. Joseph Law Enforcement Center
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Sponsor(s):Missouri State Emergency Management Agency
Description:This course is designed to enable the non-technical emergency worker to acquire skills in the use of mitigation. The course provides training in how to perform mitigation activities fundamental to reducing and eliminating long-term risk from hazards. It addresses the important roles of the emergency program manager (or other local government representative) in mitigation: motivator, coordinator, and monitor in local implementation of the National Mitigation Strategy. Recommended: IS0393.a, Introduction to Hazard Mitigation