Disaster Management for Electric Power Systems

MGT345 - 16.00 Hours

Description

US flagThe Disaster Management for Electric Power Systems course provides students with information specific to preparing for, protecting against, responding to, recovering from, and mitigating against a threatened or actual natural disaster, an act of terrorism, or other man-made disaster affecting electric power facilities and systems.

During this course, participants will be guided through discussions and exercise that will assist them in:

  • Improving security against physical damage, organizational disruption, and control system vulnerability
  • Enhancing the electric power systems ability to plan, prevent, detect, respond, and restore their facilities in emergency situations
  • Developing an understanding and appreciation for working with the media.

Schedule

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    10/22/2019 - 10/23/2019
    Edmond OK
    EU  MGT345  188
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    10/23/2019 - 10/24/2019
    New Orleans LA
    EU  MGT345  187
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    10/23/2019 - 10/24/2019
    Wasilla AK
    EU  MGT345  179
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    11/5/2019 - 11/6/2019
    Belton TX
    EU  MGT345  168
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    11/20/2019 - 11/21/2019
    Bowling Green OH
    EU  MGT345  180
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    12/3/2019 - 12/4/2019
    San Antonio TX
    EU  MGT345  183
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    12/11/2019 - 12/12/2019
    Auburn AL
    EU  MGT345  181
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    12/17/2019 - 12/18/2019
    Los Lunas NM
    EU  MGT345  191
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    1/28/2020 - 1/29/2020
    Gainesville FL
    EU  MGT345  190
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    2/18/2020 - 2/19/2020
    Los Angeles CA
    EU  MGT345  189

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 Electric Power Systems course provides students with information specific to preparing for, protecting against, responding to, recovering from, and mitigating against a threatened or actual natural disaster, an act of terrorism, or other man-made disaster affecting electric power facilities and systems.

During this course, participants will be guided through discussions and exercise that will assist them in:

  • Improving security against physical damage, organizational disruption, and control system vulnerability
  • Enhancing the electric power systems ability to plan, prevent, detect, respond, and restore their facilities in emergency situations
  • Developing an understanding and appreciation for working with the media.

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-200, IS-700, and IS-800. These courses can be found online at: http://training.fema.gov/IS/NIMS.asp.

 

Topics

Threats to electric power facilities and systems+Responding to disasters+Recovering from disasters+Handling public information requests+Preparing for disasters

Suggested Audience

  • Investor Owned Utilities (IOU) personnel
  • Rural Electrification Administration (REA)
  • Rural Utilities Services (RUS) personnel
  • Municipal personnel
  • Industrial operators
  • Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution Suppliers (T&D) personnel, to include utility commission personnel, management, supervisors, and foremen
  • Utility industry disaster coordinators, security personnel, and field personnel
  • Fire industry professionals
  • Law enforcement professionals
  • EMS personnel

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs

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

MGT345 Executive Summary

 

 

 

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Policies

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