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Course IDNameDescriptionSessionLocationEnroll
EMA-OH139*****CANCELLED***** OH-139 Exercise Design CourseThis “Free” three-day course is designed to introduce students to the fundamentals of exercise design and prepare them to design and conduct a small functional exercise for their organization. Students will acquire fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to develop, conduct, evaluate, and follow-up on exercises. The course content addresses the fundamental requirements of an overall exercise program and its components: • the value of conducting exercises. • components of a comprehensive exercise program. • exercise development process, development tasks, organization of the design team, exercise documentation, and the steps in designing an exercise.May 29 - 31, 2018 (Ashtabula)Ashtabula County Engineer’s Office 186 E. Satin Street, 2nd Floor Jefferson, Ohio 44047 Enroll
EMA-L146_HSEEPL146 Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation (HSEEP) ProgramCourse Description: This 3-day course is for individuals involved in exercise programs and / or exercise design, development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning. The Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) Training Course is an intermediate-level training course that incorporates exercise guidance and best practices from the HSEEP Volumes. Participants learn about topics including exercise program management, design and development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning. The course is interactive allowing participants to share personal lessons learned and best practices while gaining practical experience. In addition to the instructor led course presentations, learning methods includes small group activities, videos, group discussions and introductions to HSEEP and capabilities-based planning (e.g., TCL, UTL, transition to Core Capabilities). This blended approach gives participants hands-on experience that readily translates to real-world exercise responsibilities. Activities include creating exercise documentation, conducting exercise planning conferences and briefings, and practicing exercise evaluation. There are 2.5 CEUs awarded upon successful completion of this course. June 4 - 6, 2018 (Lucas)Lucas County Emergency Operations Center 2144 Monroe Street Toledo, OH, 43604 Enroll
EMA-ICS300AllenCoJune2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.June 11 - 13, 2018Allen County Sanitary Engineer Department 3230 North Cole Street Lima, Ohio 45801 Enroll
EMA-ICS300HuronCoJune2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.June 11 - 12, 2018Fisher-Titus Medical Center, Room 2570 272 Benedict Avenue, Norwalk, Ohio 44857 Enroll
EMA-ICS400HuronCoJune2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.June 13 - 14, 2018Fisher-Titus Medical Center, Room 2570 272 Benedict Avenue, Norwalk, Ohio 44857 Enroll
EMA-G557G557 Rapid Needs Assessment Course Course Description: This course provides information and resources to enable participants to develop an effective Damage Assessment Program and conduct rapid and effective needs assessments. A good assessment allows community leaders to prioritize response actions ensuring the greatest life-saving and life sustaining benefits. Since resources are often limited in the first few hours of a disaster or emergency an effective rapid needs assessment allows for the efficient and effective use of those resources. Likewise, it allows local officials to evaluate their needs and request those resources that are not available in their jurisdiction to support life sustaining and life saving measures. ** This is a Required course in the Advanced Professional Series (APS) program. ** Target Audience: The target audience for this course includes Local officials who are responsible for assessing, collecting, and reporting damages during and after any event that causes damage of private, public, and critical infrastructure. First response agencies (fire, police, EMS, etc.), planners, and county CERT & ARES volunteers will benefit from this course. June 14, 2018 (Franklin)Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43230 Enroll
EMA-ICS400AllenCoJune2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.June 14 - 15, 2018Allen County Sanitary Engineer Department 3230 North Cole Street Lima, Ohio 45801Enroll
EMA-L104ExerciseDesignL104 Exercise DesignThis 2-day course is designed to introduce participants to the fundamentals of exercise design. Emergency managers, emergency services personnel, and individuals who are part of the emergency preparedness communities at all levels of government, private sector, or volunteer organizations need to be able to use the fundamentals of exercise simulation and design as an integrated system of resources and capabilities. This course is designed to develop exercising skills in the following areas: •Components of the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) •Exercise process application •Comprehensive exercise program (exercise program management) application •Exercise design steps application •Major accomplishments in designing and implementing an exercise •Purpose and application of various exercise documents •Tabletop, functional, and full-scale exercises •Exercise design applications for tabletop, functional, and full-scale exercisesJune 18 – 19, 2018Ohio Emergency Management Agency 2855 West Dublin Granville Rd. Columbus, OH 43235Enroll
EMA-L105PublicInfoandWarningL105 Public Information and Warning This course introduces participants to what the Public Information Officer (PIO) does in emergency management, along with basic information about the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS). The PIO topics covered include the role of the PIO; communication tools and resources encompassing social media; effective communication; preparing the community through outreach and other means; and communication in an incident. The IPAWS topics covered include what the system is and does, preparing alert and warning messages, and writing common alerting protocol messages. This is a 2-day classroom course that gives participants time to perform activities and exercises to reinforce the knowledge and build basic skills.June 20 – 21, 2018Ohio Emergency Management Agency 2855 West Dublin Granville Rd. Columbus, OH 43235Enroll
EMA-G358G358 Evacuation and Re-Entry Planning Course Description: This 12-hour course provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to design and implement an Evacuation and Re-Entry Plan for their jurisdictions. It uses a community’s Vulnerability Analysis and Evacuation Plan. It also addresses evacuation behavior and recommends methods to make evacuation and re-entry more efficient. This course does not address the decision to evacuate or re-enter. **This is an “Elective” course in the Advanced Professional Series (APS) program.** Target Audience: The target audience for this course includes the persons responsible for planning, implementing, and carrying out evacuations within a jurisdiction. This includes, but is not limited to, State and local government Emergency Program Managers, Emergency Planners, and Response Personnel. June 21- 22, 2018 (Franklin) Enroll
EMA-ICS300FranklinCoSheriffAcademyJuly2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The three-day curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.July 30, 31 – August 1, 2018 Franklin County Sheriff's Academy 6373 Young Road Grove City, Ohio 43123 Enroll
EMA-ICS400FranklinCoSheriffAcademyAug2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.August 1 - 2, 2018 Franklin County Sheriff's Academy 6373 Young Road Grove City, Ohio 43123Enroll
EMA-ICS300FairfieldCoAug2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The three-day curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.August 14 – 16, 2018 Fairfield County EMA 239 West Main Street Lancaster, OH 43130Enroll
EMA-ICS400FairfieldCoAug2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.August 16 – 17, 2018Fairfield County EMA 239 West Main Street Lancaster, OH 43130Enroll
EMA-L969COMLLucasAugust2018L969 Communications Unit Leader (COML)This course helps participants establish the essential core competencies required for performing the duties of the Communications Unit Leader (COML) in an all-hazards incident. This course addresses all responsibilities appropriate to a COML operating in a local- or state-level All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities include the collection, processing, and dissemination as needed to facilitate Operations of Command, General Staff, and Unit Leaders within the confines of a Type 3 AHIMT. The course is an instructor-led training that supports learning through discussion, lecture, and active participation in multiple exercises.August 20 - 22, 2018Lucas County Emergency Operations Center, 2144 Monroe Street, Toledo, Ohio 43604-7122Enroll
EMA-L146_HSEEPL146 Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation (HSEEP) ProgramCourse Description: This 3-day course is for individuals involved in exercise programs and / or exercise design, development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning. The Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) Training Course is an intermediate-level training course that incorporates exercise guidance and best practices from the HSEEP Volumes. Participants learn about topics including exercise program management, design and development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning. The course is interactive allowing participants to share personal lessons learned and best practices while gaining practical experience. In addition to the instructor led course presentations, learning methods includes small group activities, videos, group discussions and introductions to HSEEP and capabilities-based planning (e.g., TCL, UTL, transition to Core Capabilities). This blended approach gives participants hands-on experience that readily translates to real-world exercise responsibilities. Activities include creating exercise documentation, conducting exercise planning conferences and briefings, and practicing exercise evaluation. There are 2.5 CEUs awarded upon successful completion of this course. August 22 - 24, 2018 (Jackson) Enroll
EMA-ICS300AthensCoAug2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The three-day curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.August 24 - 26, 2018 Hocking College, School of Public Safety 3301 Hocking Parkway Nelsonville, Ohio 45764Enroll
EMA-L426BldgaRoadmaptoResilienceAug2018L426 Building a Roadmap to Resilience: Whole CommunityThis interactive course focuses on implementing inclusive emergency management principles in local communities, and how that approach can increase a community's ability to mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from a disaster. This course will provide tools to help community groups move beyond basic awareness and onto engaging activities that truly move the needle on resiliency. Those that attend this course are expected to be active participants in this course to enhance their level of knowledge. As a course outcome, students will develop a roadmap to resiliency customized for their community, to include proven best practices for engagement and tested preparedness activities.August 28 - 30, 2018Ohio Emergency Management Agency 2855 West Dublin Granville Rd. Columbus, OH 43235 Enroll
EMA-L967LSCFranklinCoSept2018L967 Logistics Section ChiefThis course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Logistics Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: responding to the incident and effectively fulfilling the position responsibilities of a Logistics Section Chief on an AHIMT. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.September 10 – 14, 2018Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd., Columbus, OH 43230 Enroll
EMA-ICS400AthensCoSept2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.September 15 - 16, 2018 Hocking College, School of Public Safety 3301 Hocking Parkway Nelsonville, Ohio 45764 Enroll
EMA-ICS300FranklinCoSept2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The three-day curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.September 18 - 20, 2018Franklin County Emergency Management & Homeland Security 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, OH 43230Enroll
EMA-ICS400FranklinCoSept2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.September 20-21, 2018Franklin County Emergency Management & Homeland Security 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, OH 43230Enroll
EMA-L984TaskFStrikeTCuyahogaCoSept2018L984 Task Force/Strike Team LeaderThis course will provide local and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Task Force/Strike Team Leader on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). The course walks participants through general information, including an overview of the Operations Section and information on incident mobilization, initial situational awareness, and unit management. It also provides detailed instruction on responding to the incident and the command needs of the incident, as well as emphasizing the importance of risk management and safety considerations.September 24 - 26, 2018Greater Cleveland American Red Cross (ARC) 3747 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44115 Enroll
EMA-MGT347ICSFormsSept2018PMMGT-347 ICS Forms Review (Afternoon)The MGT-347 ICS Forms Review course is a 4-hour workshop that provides emergency response supervisors and mid- to upper-level managers with a detailed introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS) forms used in the development of an Incident Action Plan (IAP) and/or Coordination Action Plan (CAP). Participants will examine the primary forms used in an IAP/CAP, as well as supporting and other utility forms. In addition, participants will review the planning process and where, within that process, the forms are filled out and by whom. The workshop includes a practical application designed to instruct participants in the development of Specific, Measurable, Action-oriented, Realistic, and Time-based (SMART) control and management objectives.September 25, 2018(PM)Franklin County Emergency Management & Homeland Security 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, OH 43230Enroll
EMA-MGT347ICSFormsSept2018AMMGT-347 Incident Command Systems Forms Review (AM Course)The MGT-347 ICS Forms Review course is a 4-hour workshop that provides emergency response supervisors and mid- to upper-level managers with a detailed introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS) forms used in the development of an Incident Action Plan (IAP) and/or Coordination Action Plan (CAP). Participants will examine the primary forms used in an IAP/CAP, as well as supporting and other utility forms. In addition, participants will review the planning process and where, within that process, the forms are filled out and by whom. The workshop includes a practical application designed to instruct participants in the development of Specific, Measurable, Action-oriented, Realistic, and Time-based (SMART) control and management objectives.September 25, 2018 (AM)Franklin County Emergency Management & Homeland Security 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, OH 43230Enroll
EMA-ICS300MeigsCoOct2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.October 5 - 7, 2018Robert E. Byer Emergency Operations Center 41859 Pomeroy Pike, Pomeroy, Ohio 45769Enroll
EMA-G386G386 Mass Fatalities Incident ResponseCourse Description: This free 2-day course prepares State and local response personnel and other responsible agencies and professionals to handle mass fatalities effectively and to work with the survivors in an emergency or disaster. This course covers incident management, mass fatalities, planning before and operations during an incident, establishing the morgue, family assistance support operations, and assistance from the Federal government. The course concludes with a tabletop exercise. This is an “Elective” course in the Advanced Professional Series (APS) program. Target Audience: The course is designed for a wide audience, encompassing the range of personnel with a role to play in mass fatality incidents. Coroners, medical examiners, funeral directors, heads of first response agencies (fire, police, EMS, etc.), planners, and emergency management coordinators will benefit from this course. October 10-11, 2018 (Jackson)Jackson Fire Department Annex 166 Pearl Street Jackson, Ohio 45640 Enroll
EMA-ICS400MeigsCoOct2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.October 20 - 21, 2018Robert E. Byer Emergency Operations Center 41859 Pomeroy Pike, Pomeroy, Ohio 45769Enroll
EMA-ICS300DefianceCoOct2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.October 22 - 24, 2018Defiance County EMA 22491 Mill Street Defiance, Ohio 43512Enroll
EMA-OH139OH-139 Exercise Design CourseThis three-day course is designed to introduce students to the fundamentals of exercise design and prepare them to design and conduct a small functional exercise for their organization. Students will acquire fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to develop, conduct, evaluate, and follow-up on exercises. The course content addresses the fundamental requirements of an overall exercise program and its components. Target Audience: Attendees for this course must have responsibilities in exercise design/planning and conduct. The course is not intended for exercise players or response personnel unless they are expected to become involved in exercise development. Organizations or communities should consider selecting core personnel who are responsible for exercise planning that can form the nucleus of an exercise design team when they return Required Prerequisites: IS-139, Exercise Design and Develop and either IS-120.c / IS120.a Introduction to Exercises or the L-146 / G-146 (three day or two day) HSEEP Training Course. October 23 - 25, 2018 (Franklin)Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43230 Enroll
EMA-ICS300SummitCoOct2018EMA-ICS300SummitCoOct2018This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The three-day curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.October 23 - 25, 2018Summit County Public Health Command Room, **Enter at Entrance A 1867 W. Market Street, Akron, OH 44313 Enroll
EMA-G290-G291G290 & G291 Basic Public Information Officer SeriesCOURSE DESCRIPTION: This “Free” training course is the Basic Public Information Officer Series. It uses interactive presentation and practical applications to convey information and engage the participants in learning. The Basic Public Information Officer (PIO) Course is designed to prepare participants to function as full or part-time PIOs. Additionally, this training is a prerequisite and foundation for more advanced training that takes participants from the awareness level to the mastery level in their public information careers. This training will equip participants with the basic skills such as oral and written communications, and understanding and working with the media, and basic tools and techniques needed to perform effectively. ***** This is an “Elective” course in the Advanced Professional Series (APS) program.***** October 24 - 26, 2018 (Cuyahoga)Cleveland Office of Emergency Management / EOC 205 West St. Clair Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 Enroll
EMA-ICS400DefianceCoOct2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.October 29 - 30, 2018Defiance County EMA 22491 Mill Street Defiance, Ohio 43512Enroll
EMA-ICS400SummitCoOct2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.October 31 - November 1, 2018Summit County Public Health Command Room, **Enter at Entrance A 1867 W. Market Street, Akron, OH 44313 Enroll
EMA-L950IncidentCommanderLickingCoNov2018L950 Incident Commander (IC)This five-day course provides local and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Incident Commander (IC) on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: 1) responding to the incident and command needs of the incident, and 2) effectively fulfilling the position responsibilities of an IC on an All-Hazards ICS IMT. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge. November 5 - 9, 2018Heath Fire Department 193 Heath Road Heath, Ohio 43056 Enroll
EMA-ICS300SenecaCoNov2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICSThis 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The three-day curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.November 7 - 9, 2018 Seneca County EMA 126 Hopewell Ave Tiffin, OH 44883 Enroll
EMA-L956LiaisonOfficerFranklinCoNov2018L956 Liaison OfficerThis course provides local and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Liaison Officer on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge. November 8 – 9, 2018Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd., Columbus, OH 43230 Enroll
EMA-ICS400SenecaCoNov2018ICS-400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.November 13 – 14, 2018Seneca County EMA 126 Hopewell Ave Tiffin, OH 44883Enroll
EMA-L970SUPLCuyahogaCoNov2018L970 Supply Unit Leader CourseThis course helps participants establish the essential core competencies required for performing the duties of the Supply Unit Leader (SPUL) in an all-hazards incident. By requiring participants to bring jurisdiction-specific information to the instruction, the course provides a realistic, hands-on approach to mastering the skills of an SPUL organized by the fundamental steps of the ordering process. Participants identify information required for ordering, as well as complete required forms and documentation related to ordering, and anticipate ordering and supply needs for the incident. In addition to the ordering process, the course discusses mobilization, setting up and managing the Supply Unit, and demobilization.November 13 - 16, 2018Brecksville Fire Department 9023 Brecksville Road Brecksville, Ohio 44141 Enroll
EMA-G289G-289 Public Information Officer (PIO) Awareness Course Course Description: The Public Information Officer (PIO) Awareness Course (G0289) is a “Free” course designed to familiarize participants with the concepts underlying the PIO role. The material provides a basic understanding of the PIO function for those new to the position. It orients the participants to the public information function and the role of the PIO in the public safety / emergency management environment. This training forms the foundation for more advanced training that takes participants from the awareness level to the mastery level in their public information careers Additionally, it provides those in executive level roles the necessary knowledge of PIO roles and responsibilities during an emergency. **Who Should Attend?** The primary audience for this training is individuals who have public information responsibilities as their main job or as an auxiliary function at the federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial level of government, and in the private and nongovernmental sectors. A secondary audience for this training includes individuals who would benefit from a general understanding of the emergency public information function. This audience would include elected and other officials (e.g., dispatchers, receptionists) who may work with PIOs or with the news media during an incident or have initial media contact outside an incident through the course of their job. November 14, 2018 (Franklin)Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43230 Enroll
EMA-ICS300PutnamCoDec2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The three-day curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.December 3 - 5, 2018Putnam County Educational Services Center 124 Putnam Parkway Ottawa, OH 45875Enroll
EMA-ICS400PutnamCoDec2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.December 10 - 11, 2018 Putnam County Educational Services Center 124 Putnam Parkway Ottawa, OH 45875Enroll
EMA-ICS300LucasCoDec2018ICS-300 Intermediate ICS This 18-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities, such as the Incident Commander or Planning Section Chief. The three-day curriculum includes instruction in general principles associated with incident command, along with various tabletop exercises that allow students to put this knowledge to practical use.December 10 - 12, 2018 St. Luke's Hospital - Auditorium B 5901 Monclova Road Maumee, Ohio 43537 Enroll
EMA-ICS400LucasCoDec2018ICS-400 Advanced ICS This training is a 14-hour classroom course that provides training on the advanced resource management provisions of the Incident Command System (ICS). Course topics include explaining the special management challenges of major incidents, as well as explaining how Multi-agency Coordination Systems (MACS) are established. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity.December 12 - 13, 2018 St. Luke's Hospital – Auditorium B 5901 Monclova Road Maumee, Ohio 43537 Enroll

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