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G197 Emergency Planning and Functional Needs Populations-Sioux Falls
Wed, Jun 7, 2017, 8:00 AM – Thu, Jun 8, 2017, 5:00 PM CDT
G197 Emergency Planning and Functional Needs Populations
The goals for this course are to open a dialogue within the special needs network that will lead to cooperative planning and appropriate response. Raise awareness of and commitment to planning for special needs populations. Provide personnel who are responsible for emergency planning with an understanding of the special needs populations and with the skills and knowledge required to develop and implement sound plans. Upon completing this course, the students will be able to: Define special needs populations at the local level. Identify appropriate resources to assist in planning for special needs populations. Identify capabilities and limitations of the special needs network. Define key terms related to special needs planning. Describe the special needs considerations in all phases of comprehensive emergency management. Identify the relationship between special needs planning and the community Emergency Operations Plan. Identify basic components of a special needs plan.
This course is an Elective Course for the Advanced Professional Series.