|Coastal Community Resilience (AWR-228)||Coastal Community Resilience - Custom (AWR-228-C)|
|Coastal Flood Risk Reduction (PER-305)||HURRIPLAN Resilient Building Design for Coastal Communities (PER-306)|
|Natural Disaster Awareness for Caregivers of Senior Citizens (AWR-308)||Natural Disaster Awareness for Community Leaders (AWR-310)|
|Social Media for Natural Disaster Response and Recovery (PER-304)||Tsunami Awareness (AWR-217)|
|Volcanic Crises Awareness (AWR-233)|
|Course Title:||Volcanic Crises Awareness (AWR-233 )|
|Status:||FEMA Certified. This course is now listed in the FEMA National Training and Education Division (NTED) Catalog.|
This two-day course will provide an introduction to volcanic crises and will enhance the participants' ability to support their organizations' preparedness and response efforts for future volcanic crises.
It provides an understanding of:
In the final module, participants will take part in a facilitator-led, scenario-based group activity that challenges them to identify effective actions that will reduce the impact of a volcanic crisis in their communities. In these activities, participants apply their knowledge of the presented materials to actual preparedness, mitigation, and response issues. Through these exercises they come to understand how organizational preparedness and community-level planning support the mitigation of volcanic hazards.
|Target Audience:||This course is intended for government/public decision-makers, emergency managers, response personnel, planners, and other professionals in both public and private sectors with tsunami preparedness, mitigation and/or response responsibilities. Most participants will come from state and local government agencies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), higher education, and private industry.|
|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|
|Min/Max Enrollment:||25 - 30 participants|