Crisis Management Leadership: Senior Officials Workshop for All-Hazards Preparedness
This workshop provides a forum for local or regional executives to share strategies and coordinate plans for emergency preparedness and response. This workshop is an efficient process for discussing executive-level issues with leaders from the agencies involved in all levels of the emergency management structure. The expected outcome: Executive and administrative staff, responder chiefs/department heads and infrastructure and resource leaders sharing a common perspective and an understanding of the challenges they will face in times of crisis.
Roles and responsibilities and preparedness challenges
Domestic preparedness resources and how to leverage them for your community
Homeland Security Strategic Planning as it relates to risk and needs assessment and the Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) for your jurisdiction
Executive-level incident response and recovery considerations, including medical/public health, situational appraisal, incident management (ICS), mutual aid agreements, media relations, recovery and restoration processes, Federal assistance, and business/economic recovery
Includes a practical exercise tailored for the jurisdiction(s) as the catalyst to generate discussion of policy and emergency operations center activities required to support the incident commander’s and state/federal government requirements related to an all-hazard, catastrophic incident
Presenter: Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service, National Emergency Response and Rescue Training Center with FEMA
Dates & Locations - 2018
- Mankato, August 16
University of Minnesota Extension Regional Office
1961 Premier Drive, Suite 110
- Fergus Falls, September 20
Lakes Country Service Cooperative
1001 E. Mount Faith
- Staples, October 11
National Joint Powers Alliance
202 12th Street NE
- St. Paul, November 1
Minnesota Counties Intergovernmental Trust (MCIT)
100 Empire Drive, Suite 100
Free of charge, but registration is required.
Check-in window begins at 9:30 a.m.
Session time: 10:00 – 4:00 p.m.