Disaster Management for Electric Power Systems / Rock Springs September 25-26, 2014

Wyoming Homeland Security Training Program

Rock Springs, WY

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Disaster Management for Electric

Power

Systems

 

 

Delivered By: Texas A&M TEEX

Hosted by: Sweetwater County Emergency Management


Important 

Please Read Before Signing up for this class

Social Security Numbers are no longer used for enrollments in DHS/FEMA classes.A FEMA Student Identification (SID) Number is needed to enroll. It only takes a couple minutes. You can get your FEMA SID number here

https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/

 

 

Class Information

Date: September 25-26, 2014

Time: 8:00AM - 5:00PM both days

Location: Western WY Community College

                 Room 1003

                 2500 College Drive

                 Rock Springs, WY 82901

Cost: None

Description: 

Learn to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, or mitigate against threatened or actual natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other man-made disasters affecting electric power facilities and systems.

Participants will be guided through discussions and exercise that will assist them in:

Improving security against physical damage, organizational disruption, and control system vulnerability

Enhancing the electric power systems ability to plan, prevent, detect, respond, and restore their facilities in emergency situations

Developing an understanding and appreciation for working with the media.

 

Topics:

  • Threats to electric power facilities and systems
  • Responding to disasters
  • Recovering from disasters
  • Handling public information requests
  • Preparing for disasters

 

Target Audience:

  • Investor Owned Utilities (IOU) personnel
  • Rural Electrification Administration (REA)
  • Rural Utilities Services (RUS) personnel
  • Municipal personnel
  • Industrial operators
  • Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution Suppliers (T&D) personnel, to include utility commission personnel, management, supervisors, and foremen
  • Utility industry disaster coordinators, security personnel, and field personnel
  • Fire industry professionals
  • Law enforcement professionals
  • EMS personnel

 

Prerequisites: None

Recommended - It is recommended the participant complete IS-100, IS-200, IS-700, and IS-800. These courses can be taken at no cost online at: http://training.fema.gov/IS/NIMS.asp.

 

Local Point of Contact

D.M. Johnson

Sweetwater County emergency Management

731C Street, Suite 131

Rock Springs, Wyoming 82901

307-922-5369 (Office)

johnsond@sweet.wy.us

 

Enrollment Point of Contact:

Russell Clark

(307)358-1920

russell.clark@wyo.gov

 

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Western Wyoming Community College
2500 College Drive
Rock Springs, WY 82901


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Wyoming Homeland Security Training Program

Contact:

1556 Riverbend Drive

Douglas Wy 82633

Office (307) 358-1920

Fax (307) 358-0994

email russell.clark@wyo.gov


 

An important Note about our Training  


In order to qualify for this training you must have a local, county, or state  agency affiliation or belong to a first response / receiver organization.  Please feel free contact us if you have any questions about your eligibility to attend training.

 

You must complete the entire online application in order to be placed on the class roster.  Your phone number  and email address are extremely important if we have to contact you for a class cancellation or change

 

 

   

About us:

Working together with the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security, the Wyoming Law Enforcement Academy operates the Wyoming Homeland Security Training program. The program is responsible for the facilitation of training management for all U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and FEMA training programs in Wyoming.

 

This program also maintains the Wyoming First Responder Training database and collects training records for all recognized first responder disciplines to maintain a current resource of responders. From the training database, qualified first responders are issued the Wyoming First Responder Identification card.

 

 


Website www.whstp.com

 

Online Learning www.whstplearn.com

 

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