Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities

MGT343 - 16.00 Hours

Description

us flagThe Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities course provides students with information about the Environmental Protection Agencies (EPA) Response Protocol Toolbox covering necessary steps to be taking during the response and recovery Water and Wastewater Utilities facilities. Participants will be guided through the various issues concerning preparing for, responding to, and recovering from incidents affecting water and/or wastewater facilities. The course introduces the various natural and man-made (accidental or intentional) hazards to which water and wastewater systems may be vulnerable and the potential effects the hazards may induce. Planning for and managing incidents are discussed, as well as disaster mitigation, response and recovery specific to drinking water and wastewater systems.

Schedule

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    12/3/2019 - 12/4/2019
    Kissimmee FL
    EU  MGT343  509
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    12/10/2019 - 12/11/2019
    Harlingen TX
    EU  MGT343  523
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    12/16/2019 - 12/17/2019
    Elizabeth City NC
    EU  MGT343  527
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    12/17/2019 - 12/18/2019
    Columbia MO
    EU  MGT343  526
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    1/21/2020 - 1/22/2020
    The Woodlands TX
    EU  MGT343  517
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    1/28/2020 - 1/29/2020
    Beaverton OR
    EU  MGT343  524
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    1/28/2020 - 1/29/2020
    Chalmette LA
    EU  MGT343  515
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    2/18/2020 - 2/19/2020
    Bonita Springs FL
    EU  MGT343  528
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    3/17/2020 - 3/18/2020
    Celina TX
    EU  MGT343  529
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    7/16/2020 - 7/17/2020
    Cape May Court House NJ
    EU  MGT343  530
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    9/17/2020 - 9/18/2020
    Picatinny Arsenal NJ
    EU  MGT343  531
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    10/29/2020 - 10/30/2020
    Freehold NJ
    EU  MGT343  532
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    11/19/2020 - 11/20/2020
    Clarksboro NJ
    EU  MGT343  533

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

us flagThe Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities course provides students with information about the Environmental Protection Agencies (EPA) Response Protocol Toolbox covering necessary steps to be taking during the response and recovery Water and Wastewater Utilities facilities. Participants will be guided through the various issues concerning preparing for, responding to, and recovering from incidents affecting water and/or wastewater facilities. The course introduces the various natural and man-made (accidental or intentional) hazards to which water and wastewater systems may be vulnerable and the potential effects the hazards may induce. Planning for and managing incidents are discussed, as well as disaster mitigation, response and recovery specific to drinking water and wastewater systems.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

FEMA Student ID Requirement

Prior to course delivery, the hosting jurisdiction for the class shall inform all participants of the FEMA requirement to establish a FEMA Student Identification Number (SID). This can be accomplished by registering at FEMA’s website. Participants will be asked to provide their SID when they arrive and complete the registration process for the course.

Attendance Requirements

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.

Recommended

It is recommended the participant complete IS-100, IS-700.A, and IS-800. These courses can be found online at: https://training.fema.gov/nims/

Topics

Threats to water and wastewater facilities and systems +Disaster planning and management+Disaster mitigation+Disaster response+Disaster recovery

Suggested Audience

  • Water and Wastewater Utility Personnel
  • Directors
  • Department Heads
  • Supervisors/Superintendents
  • Operators
  • Field Personnel
  • Customer Service
  • Lab Personnel
  • Inspectors
  • Engineers
  • State/Local Regulatory Personnel
  • Environmental/Local Regulatory Personnel, including:
    • Tribal Councils
    • City Elected Officials
    • City ManagersCounty Elected Officials
    • Senior Emergency Response Personnel
    • Utility Board Members

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs
  • ACE+TCEQ licensed water operators+TCEQ licensed wastewater operators
  • Other Information

    Registration for each course will be processed by the host city.

     

    Government Programs

    For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact itsi@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 723-3811+GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact itsi@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 723-3811

    Contact Information

    Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
    OSHA Training Institute Education Center
    Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

    Resources

    MGT343 Executive Summary

     

     

     

    Related Courses

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