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Emergency Response Model for Businesses, Government and First Responders

Hours: 16
Tuition: $199

Program Information:
This Emergency Response Model course provides an overview of responding when an emergency strikes your community. This class is designed for the security director, first responder, and business owner to teach them how to handle the incident properly and effectively. An emergency or disaster can occur at any time and have serious consequences to the public; are you prepared for when that time comes? Real life emergency responses will be discussed and the course will include a practical group Exercise.

Course Objectives:

• Examine the 9/11 World Trade Center attack and lessons learned. Discuss the challenges that first responders had and ways to mitigate these issues in the future.
• Understand some of the issues faced by first responders to Hurricane Katrina as well as Hurricane Sandy.
• Learn what federal Assistance is available to you regarding training, funding, and disaster relief.
• Develop a clear understanding of the importance of proper communication.
• Develop a training program for all employees in these situations as well as policy and procedures.
• Depart the class with a better understanding of an emergency responders’ many responsibilities and the ability to handle each of them.
• Participate in an emergency event exercise utilizing the Incident Command System and learn how to effectively mitigate the effects of the incident.

**Cancellations for this class must be received by SLEA 35 days prior to the start of the program in order to avoid being billed!**

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Jim Kempinski
Program Manager

Voice: (630) 942-2939

Trisha Augustyn
Administrative Assistant

Voice: (630) 942-2295

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Fax: (630) 942-3766


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