Rural Preparedness Summit
February 27 & 28, 2016
A great opportunity to learn and review many of the emegency plans in rural Southwest Utah. Anyone interested in emergency preparedness will want to attend the Rural Preparedness Summit.
Who Should Attend: Emergency management, first responders, health and medical professionals, emergency volunteers (all Citizen Corps members), community leaders and anyone interested in learning about the rural community emergency plans.
What to Expect: Education and learning about the Emergency Plans and processes developed for the Southwest Region, including county specific plans for Beaver, Garfield, Iron, Kane and Washington counties.
Why Attend: Over the past ten plus years many different emergency plans have been exercised. New partners and citizens will learn about the emergency plans that are currently developed. The Rural Preparedness Summit's focus is to fill knowledge based gaps identified in recent exercises and increase learning.
When is the Summit being held: Monday, February 27, 2017 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Tuesday and February 28 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Where will the Summit be held: The Gardner Center at Dixie State University campus, 225 S. 700 E (University Ave). St George, UT 84770. Direction to this location and information about parking will be provided.
How to Register: Click the "Tickets" link above. Those living and working in the Southwest Region boundries, most of the Summit costs will be covered. For those that live and work outside the Southwest Region boundries need to pay a higher registration fee to attend. See "Tickets" for additional details.
Educational Credit offered upon completion of Summit:
- CME for MD’s, DO’s, PA’s, etc.
- CME for EMS
- CEU for Nurses