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Emergency Preparedness

Credits: 3Catalog #10540104

This course introduces the basic concepts, operational procedures, and authorities involved in preparation, mitigation, response and recovery efforts to major disasters. Students will learn techniques and methods necessary to minimize the impact of natural, technological, and man-made disasters. Topics include federal, state, and local roles and responsibilities in major disaster response and recovery work, with an emphasis on governmental coordination. Upon completion, students should be able to implement a complete disaster response plan and assess the needs of those involved in a major disaster.

Enrollment Requirements: None

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