To save lives, safeguard the work environment and protect property and the economy, federal organizations must fully understand their roles and responsibilities in emergency management. This online self-paced course introduces the four basic components of emergency management common to all federal departments and agencies: prevention and mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Participants will discover how successful emergency management activities are a shared responsibility between all levels of government, the private sector and international organizations.
- defining roles and responsibilities
- coordinating response efforts
- conducting emergency management activities
- identifying the federal emergency management legislation, policies and frameworks