San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Emergency Operations Center (EOC) & Department Operations Center (DOC)
Planning Section Course
Conducted by the Department of Emergency Management
December 14, 2016
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Registration begins at 8:30 am. Please anticipate approximately 20 minutes for parking/public transportation, as parking is not permitted at the EOC.
**Course will be canceled if the minimum enrollment of 10 participants is not met by the FRIDAY before the course**
This training is designed to give the participant an overview of the San Francisco Emergency Operation Center (EOC) Planning Section. It will provide familiarization with the organization and responsibilities of the Planning Section during an EOC activation.
Topics covered in the course include:
- Review of the CCSF Emergency Response structures
- Review the EOC’s mission, objectives, and functions
- Review of the EOC Sections
- Organization and purpose of the EOC Planning Section
This training was developed to provide an overview of the following courses:
IS-700 National Incident Management System (NIMS)
IS-800 National Response Framework (NRF)
ICS-100 Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS)
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
IS-701 (NIMS Multiagency Coordination System (MACS))
IS-775 (EOC Management and Operations)
All of these courses are available online at the FEMA training website: http://training.fema.gov/IS/crslist.asp
Please also review the CCSF Emergency Response Plan (ERP) and ESF annexes, available online: http://www.sfdem.org/index.aspx?page=4
All of these courses are available online at the FEMA training website:
Course Length: 3 hours
Anyone involved in emergency planning, response or recovery efforts.
Valid photo identification is required! Personal belongings such as bags/purses are subject to inspection at the discretion of Sheriff Deputies
All students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate from DEM
Course Enrollment Minimum Policy: In order to use our resources to the fullest, we expect the course to meet the minimum enrollment of 10 participants. If the minimum is not met by the FRIDAY before the course offering, the course will be CANCELED and you will be notified.
City & County of San Francisco Emergency Operations Center
1011 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
(Between Gough and Laguna)
Turk Street is one-way west-bound; Gough Street is one-way south-bound; Golden Gate Avenue is one-way east-bound; and Laguna Street is two-way, north-south. 1011 Turk Street is on the south side of the street in the middle of the block.
Please note: on-site parking is not available right in front of the buidling. There are meters on Turk Street - $.50/hour and unlimited parking from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Parking is free at the meters from 6:01p.m. - 8:59a.m. Do not park in the back parking lot, or in the restricted area on Turk Street; these areas are reserved for building employees and you may be ticketed or towed. This applies to City vehicles and Fire and Law Enforcement vehicles as well as private vehicles. Due to the number of vehicle break-ins, street cleaning and time limit restrictions, it is strongly recommended that you use one of the nearby pay parking facilities. The closest garage is Opera Plaza Garage – the entrance is on Golden Gate Avenue between Van Ness Avenue and Franklin Street. The cost is $18 / day. There is also a small parking lot on Golden Gate Avenue between Gough and Franklin that is $9 / day.
1011 Turk Street is served by the following Muni lines:
- the 31 Balboa stop is one block north (Eddy / Laguna)
- the 5 Fulton stop is two blocks south and two and a half blocks east (McAllister / Van Ness)
- the 47 Van Ness stop is two and a half blocks east (Van Ness / Turk / Eddy)
- the 49 Van Ness – Mission stop is two and a half blocks east (Van Ness / Turk / Eddy)
- exit the train at the Embarcadero BART Station
- exit the station via the Market / Drumm exit (north side)
- locate the Muni bus stop at Market and Drumm (31 Balboa trolley bus)
- board the outbound (westbound) 31 Balboa ($2.00, exact change only)
- exit the trolley at Eddy and Laguna
- walk south one block on Laguna Street
- walk one-half block east on Turk to 1011 Turk Street.
Food will not be permitted in the EOC, only capped beverages will be allowed. Coffee/tea must be in sealed travel mugs, not in take-away (to-go) cups. Beverages in capped bottles are also allowed. The lunchroom on the first floor has vending machines available to purchase drinks and snacks. There are also a number of restaurants approximately 5-6 blocks away from the EOC, primarily on Van Ness Avenue, Fillmore Street and Hayes Street. You are welcome to bring food and eat in the lunchroom, however, refrigeration space will not be made available.