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Salt Lake City Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)
Nov
8
8:00 AM08:00

Salt Lake City Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)

Register for this workshop to earn 6 hours applicable toward elective requirements for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

Resilient communities are better able to plan for and take action to mitigate the risks from hazards, increase the pace of recovery from destructive events, and adapt to changing environments. 

This course demonstrates how to integrate risk and community-based collaborative strategies into plans and programs and introduces tools that help communities assess individual risks and vulnerabilities as well as introduces strategies to become more resilient and better prepared for natural disasters..

This one-day training course will provide state and local government agency staff and other stakeholder groups with background on natural hazards. In addition, the course will guide an approach to:

  1. assess community resilience, and
  2. develop next steps for improved resilience.

Through increased awareness of natural hazards and best practices, the course will enhance community resilience for state and local government agency staff that routinely interface with the community, private sector, and other stakeholder groups. The course will be designed for national implementation, while allowing integration of local concerns through case studies and focused group exercises.  

Course modules include:

  • Understanding Risk from Natural Hazards
  • Resilience Concepts
  • Building Resilience
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Sunset Beach (NC) Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)
Oct
19
8:00 AM08:00

Sunset Beach (NC) Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)

Register for this workshop to earn 6 hours applicable toward elective requirements for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

Resilient communities are better able to plan for and take action to mitigate the risks from hazards, increase the pace of recovery from destructive events, and adapt to changing environments. 

This course demonstrates how to integrate risk and community-based collaborative strategies into plans and programs and introduces tools that help communities assess individual risks and vulnerabilities as well as introduces strategies to become more resilient and better prepared for natural disasters..

This one-day training course will provide state and local government agency staff and other stakeholder groups with background on natural hazards. In addition, the course will guide an approach to:

  1. assess community resilience, and
  2. develop next steps for improved resilience.

Through increased awareness of natural hazards and best practices, the course will enhance community resilience for state and local government agency staff that routinely interface with the community, private sector, and other stakeholder groups. The course will be designed for national implementation, while allowing integration of local concerns through case studies and focused group exercises.  

Course modules include:

  • Understanding Risk from Natural Hazards
  • Resilience Concepts
  • Building Resilience
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Jefferson (OH) Natural Disaster Awareness for Community Leaders Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)
Sep
8
8:00 AM08:00

Jefferson (OH) Natural Disaster Awareness for Community Leaders Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)

Register for this workshop to earn 4 hours applicable toward elective requirements for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

Community leaders have the opportunity to enhance their community’s ability to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and mitigate against all forms of disasters. This course will help to enhance understanding of natural disasters, risk assessment in the context of disaster management, prevailing emergency management procedures and operations, and the different vulnerability factors that exist within their local community.

This course will also provide community leaders with an understanding of the necessary plans and tools needed in planning for natural disasters, and will help them to better understand and identify the personnel best equipped to address response and recovery requirements in the case of an actual disaster.

Course modules include:

  • Hazards and Vulnerabilities
  • Community Preparedness & Mitigation
  • Value of Partnerships
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San Francisco Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)
Aug
11
8:00 AM08:00

San Francisco Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)

Register for this workshop to earn 6 hours applicable toward elective requirements for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

Resilient communities are better able to plan for and take action to mitigate the risks from hazards, increase the pace of recovery from destructive events, and adapt to changing environments. 

This course demonstrates how to integrate risk and community-based collaborative strategies into plans and programs and introduces tools that help communities assess individual risks and vulnerabilities as well as introduces strategies to become more resilient and better prepared for natural disasters..

This one-day training course will provide state and local government agency staff and other stakeholder groups with background on natural hazards. In addition, the course will guide an approach to:

  1. assess community resilience, and
  2. develop next steps for improved resilience.

Through increased awareness of natural hazards and best practices, the course will enhance community resilience for state and local government agency staff that routinely interface with the community, private sector, and other stakeholder groups. The course will be designed for national implementation, while allowing integration of local concerns through case studies and focused group exercises.  

Course modules include:

  • Understanding Risk from Natural Hazards
  • Resilience Concepts
  • Building Resilience
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Seaside (CA) Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)
Aug
10
8:00 AM08:00

Seaside (CA) Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)

Register for this workshop to earn 6 hours applicable toward elective requirements for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

Resilient communities are better able to plan for and take action to mitigate the risks from hazards, increase the pace of recovery from destructive events, and adapt to changing environments. 

This course demonstrates how to integrate risk and community-based collaborative strategies into plans and programs and introduces tools that help communities assess individual risks and vulnerabilities as well as introduces strategies to become more resilient and better prepared for natural disasters..

This one-day training course will provide state and local government agency staff and other stakeholder groups with background on natural hazards. In addition, the course will guide an approach to:

  1. assess community resilience, and
  2. develop next steps for improved resilience.

Through increased awareness of natural hazards and best practices, the course will enhance community resilience for state and local government agency staff that routinely interface with the community, private sector, and other stakeholder groups. The course will be designed for national implementation, while allowing integration of local concerns through case studies and focused group exercises.  

Course modules include:

  • Understanding Risk from Natural Hazards
  • Resilience Concepts
  • Building Resilience
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Yaphank (NY) Natural Disaster Awareness for Community Leaders Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)
Aug
3
8:30 AM08:30

Yaphank (NY) Natural Disaster Awareness for Community Leaders Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)

Register for this workshop to earn 4 hours applicable toward elective requirements for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

Community leaders have the opportunity to enhance their community’s ability to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and mitigate against all forms of disasters. This course will help to enhance understanding of natural disasters, risk assessment in the context of disaster management, prevailing emergency management procedures and operations, and the different vulnerability factors that exist within their local community.

This course will also provide community leaders with an understanding of the necessary plans and tools needed in planning for natural disasters, and will help them to better understand and identify the personnel best equipped to address response and recovery requirements in the case of an actual disaster.

Course modules include:

  • Hazards and Vulnerabilities
  • Community Preparedness & Mitigation
  • Value of Partnerships
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Houston Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)
Jul
27
8:00 AM08:00

Houston Community Resilience Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)

Register for this workshop to earn 6 hours applicable toward elective requirements for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

Resilient communities are better able to plan for and take action to mitigate the risks from hazards, increase the pace of recovery from destructive events, and adapt to changing environments. 

This course demonstrates how to integrate risk and community-based collaborative strategies into plans and programs and introduces tools that help communities assess individual risks and vulnerabilities as well as introduces strategies to become more resilient and better prepared for natural disasters..

This one-day training course will provide state and local government agency staff and other stakeholder groups with background on natural hazards. In addition, the course will guide an approach to:

  1. assess community resilience, and
  2. develop next steps for improved resilience.

Through increased awareness of natural hazards and best practices, the course will enhance community resilience for state and local government agency staff that routinely interface with the community, private sector, and other stakeholder groups. The course will be designed for national implementation, while allowing integration of local concerns through case studies and focused group exercises.  

Course modules include:

  • Understanding Risk from Natural Hazards
  • Resilience Concepts
  • Building Resilience
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Houston Climate Adaptation Planning for Emergency Management Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)
Jul
26
8:00 AM08:00

Houston Climate Adaptation Planning for Emergency Management Workshop (National Disaster Preparedness Training Center)

Register for this workshop to earn 6.5 hours applicable toward elective requirements for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

The purpose of this eight hour training course is to prepare the community and the emergency services sector for the climate adaptations and systems vulnerabilities that might occur from hazard impacts. The course is developed to enhance awareness to future climate hazards and impacts that the emergency services sector may face. Although this course will be developed and delivered with a national scope, it will emphasize the importance of the local emergency services sector.

The goal of this course is to provide participants with the ability to assess hazards, impacts, and vulnerabilities of local emergency systems. Participants will gain an understanding of how to identify and apply adaptation strategies to address local emergency services sector vulnerabilities. The course is also designed to provide opportunities for participants to learn about various resources that can be used to implement local climate adaptation strategies in their communities.

This course enhances the participants’ abilities to support their sector’s disaster preparedness and response activities. It provides participants with an understanding of:

  • Hazards information that may impact a local emergency services sector
  • Adaptation strategies to mitigate projected hazards
  • Resources to implement local adaptation strategies
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