Utah Department of Public Safety

Emergency Management - Training - Mitigation for Emergency Managers

Mitigation for Emergency Managers (G393)

DESCRIPTION:

This three day course is designed to enable the non-technical emergency worker to acquire skills in the use of mitigation. The course provides training in how to perform mitigation activities fundamental to reducing and eliminating long-term risk from hazards. It addresses the important roles of the emergency program manager (or other local government representative) in mitigation: motivator, coordinator, and monitor in local implementation of the National Mitigation Strategy.

Selection

Criteria: Tribal, local, and State government emergency program managers, other emergency management staff, and other local government employees responsible for mitigation. The secondary audience includes Federal emergency management personnel and employees of local, State, and Federal governments who work in the emergency management field.

Prerequisites:

Recommended:  Completion of IS-393.a, Introduction to Hazard Mitigation prior to enrollment.

This is a required course for the Advanced Professional Series.

To register for this course go to: U-Train

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