The Disaster Recovery for Senior Officials course provides an overview of disaster recovery
and will provide senior leaders and executives with the information that will
assist communities and businesses to prepare for and recover from disasters.
The course will provide an overview of the key topics to understand recovery
and be prepared for the next disaster.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.
Prior Training Courses or Knowledge
It is recommended, but not required, participants complete the Disaster Recovery Awareness (DMP370) course.
TopicsLeader Roles in Recovery+Recovery Planning and Preparation+Public Assistance Process Overview+Leveraging Mitigation Funding+Procurement and Contracting Pitfalls
This course is designed for management-level personnel, senior officials, and community leaders who may be called upon to make critical recovery decisions prior to and/or during a disaster. Attendees may include elected officials at the municipal, county, regional, and/or state levels of government, directors of local response agencies, department Heads/Chiefs representing emergency management, fire, law enforcement, EMS, HazMat, public works, water utilities, public health, health care, governmental administrative disciplines/services, PIOs, CEOs/representatives from public and private health care facilities, college and university representatives, school district superintendents/representatives, airport and port facility managers, stadium and sports facility managers and directors of security, and directors of NGOs along with other private-sector organizations.
Continuing Education and Professional Credits0.4 CEUs