// NDPTC Course Information
// Course Description
|Course Title:||Hazardous Weather Preparedness for Campuses (AWR-332)|
|Status:||FEMA Certified. This course is now listed in the FEMA National Training and Education Division (NTED) Catalog.|
This is an eight-hour management-level course to provide emergency managers, first responders, and campus officials with a basic understanding of the latest knowledge of the best practices of hazardous weather preparedness activities for academic/government/corporate campus communities.
It is the aim of this course to equip emergency managers and campus officials with the knowledge necessary to prepare their communities for a wide variety of hazardous weather events. This course will address all-haards weather preparedness across multiple core capabilities, including "planning", "public information and warning", "community resilience", "long term vulnerability reduction," "risk and disaster resilience assessment," and "threats and hazard identification." These core capabilities will be discussed in detail, giving participants the tools necessary to create their own hazardous weather management plans and increase their home agency's hazardous weather resilience.
|ASFPM Credits||6.5 Continuing Education Credits|
|IACET Credits||0.6 Continuing Education Units|
|IAEM (E/G) Credits||8.0 Emergency/General Management Training Credit Hours|
It is recommended that the participants have a general understanding of the Incident Command System and the National Incident Management System (IS-100, IS-200, IS-700, and IS-800)
|Delivery Method:||Instructor Led. If you are interested in having this course delivered in your area, please contact your State Administrative Agency (SAA) through the FEMA Emergency Management System. Step-by-step instructions are available at: https://www.firstrespondertraining.gov|
|Max Enrollment:||30 - 40 participants|
|Costs:||The cost of developing and delivering training is covered by a cooperative agreement with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). There is no cost to the individual for taking the course. we do not cover the cost of travel or lodging to attend training.|