National Disaster Preparedness Training Center (NDPTC) & Alachua County Emerg. Mgmt.
Alachua County Emerg. Mgmt.
1100 S.E. 27th St.
Gainesville, FL 32641
The scope of this course is to provide a review of damage assessment, the importance of providing quick and accurate assessments, and an opportunity to review and practice with tools to assist in conducting damage assessments. The course will also review various disaster damage assessment processes, collaborating agencies, and resources. Participants will discuss and develop a damage assessment action plan in order to ensure that resources are in place for an adequate response, followed by a hands-on exercise using various tools and software to collect damage assessments.
Target Audience: Citizen/Community Volunteer, Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Fire Services (FS), General Public, Governmental Administrative (GA), Non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Other, Private Sector/Corporate Security and Safety
- Concepts of Damage Assessment
- Damage Assessment Action Plan
- Damage Assessment Tools
Public Utilities, Public Works, Security Professionals
Prerequisites: This course does not require any previous subject matter knowledge. However, it is highly suggested that participants complete the following FEMA Independent Study courses prior to course attendance: IS-100.b, IS-200.b, IS-700.a, and IS-559.
6.5 CECs for CFMs
5.5 E IAEM Training Hours
Free, but registration is required.
Annmarie Insalaco firstname.lastname@example.org 850-815-4309