Course Offering

EMD (Emergency Management Director) Academy
Start Date:10/17/2017
End Date:10/18/2017
Hours:16
Facility:SEMA - EOC
Sponsor(s):Missouri State Emergency Management Agency
Description:SEMA is offering a new training opportunity for those who are new to the Emergency Management Director position. The purpose of this course is to:
· explain the duties and responsibilities of an Emergency Manager;
· review what funding resources are available;
· explain the process for meeting EMPG and HSGP grant requirements;
· explain the process for requesting personnel, equipment or supplies from the state during an event,
· as well as become familiar with volunteer groups such as:
Non-Government Organizations (NGO),
Community Organization Active in Disasters (COAD) and
Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (VOAD) and how they can provide assistance during a disaster or event.