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Training, Education, Exams
Emergency Preparedness, ODP Courses

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING PROGRAMS LISTED BELOW:
If there is no "Apply Online" link, please complete and submit a General Admission Application in order
to register for the programs listed below.
Applications and prerequisite certification can be submitted in person, by mail, fax or email.
Signed & scanned applications can be sent via email to: nhfaadmissions@dos.nh.gov
Direct schedule, target audience, and other inquiries to the Contact Information person.

REGISTRATION GUILDELINES:
Prerequisites MUST be met at the time of registration.
All course application windows open at 8:00am.
All course application windows close at 4:00pm, unless otherwise noted.


G-317: Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Prerequisites:
Federal Student Identification Number (SID#)
Course Description:
This course is intended to provide the knowledge and skills citizen volunteers need to effectively serve their community; efforts to prepare for local emergencies and respond to them are the focus. Community Emergency Response Teams (CERTs) are organized, trained, and equipped to educate the public regarding emergency preparedness and perform many of the emergency functions needed in the aftermath of a disaster. CERTs coordinate their efforts with, and are intended to supplement the efforts of, a community's professional emergency response staff.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
For Course Questions, contact:
Course Price
2319EMI295 Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nashua Campus
2300 Southwood Drive
Nashua NH 03060
10/26/2018-10/28/2018
Fri: 6pm-9pm
Sat & Sun: 8am-4pm
08/22/2018-10/24/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free

L0489 Managing Spontaneous Volunteers
Prerequisites:
None
Course Description:
This course aims to introduce the keys to success in managing large numbers of spontaneous volunteers in disasters. Its underlying assuption is that volunteer help is indeed needed, and that with basic emergency management coordination skills, the volunteer resources can often be put to effective use, making a positive difference in the affected community. The course will discuss the benefits spontaneous volunteers can bring to relief efforts and the challenges they may bring if not coordinated effectively. In addition, the course will examine planning considerations regarding spontaneous volunteers. Special emphasis is also placed on how to make full use of a Volunteer Reception Center, the backbone of any well-organized spontaneous volunteer management program.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Contact
Course Price
2319EMI330
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
90 Clinton Street
Concord NH 03301
09/12/2018
Weds: 8am-5pm
Closes 09/10/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free


AWR-136 Essentials of Community Cybersecurity
Prerequisites:
-Federal Student Identification Number
This course is a PREREQUISITE for MGT-384 scheduled for 9/17/18 starting at 1pm, course listed directly below.
Course Description:
This course provides participants with an introduction to concepts related to community cybersecurity. Participants will examine the different types of cyber-attacks, how communities are vulnerable to cyber-attacks and incidents, and what types of organizations are most likely to be targeted. This course will also introduce the participants to the Community Cyber Security Maturity Model and how to use the model to build a community cybersecurity program and their cyber resilience.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Contact
Course Price
2319ODP292 NH Dept. of Environmental Services
222 International Drive, #175
Portsmouth NH 03801
09/17/2018
Mon: 8am-12pm
Closes 08/27/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free


MGT-384 Community Preparedness for Cyber Incidents
Prerequisites:
-AWR-136 Essentials of Community Cybersecurity (register online for this co-course directly above).
-Federal Student Identification Number
Course Description:
This course is designed to provide organizations and communities with strategies and processes to increase cyber resilience. During this 12 hour course, participants will analyze cyber threats and initial and cascading impacts of cyber incidents, evaluate the process for developing a cyber preparedness program, examine the importance and challenges of cyber related information sharing and discover low to no cost resources to help build cyber resilience.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Contact
Course Price
2319ODP293 NH Dept. of Environmental Services
222 International Drive, #175
Portsmouth NH 03801
09/17/2018-09/18/2018
Mon: 1pm-5pm
Tues: 8am-5pm
Closes 8/27/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free

ICS402 ICS Overview for Executives/Senior Officials
Prerequisites:
None
Course Description:
The purpose of this course is to provide an orientation to the Incident Command System (ICS) for Executives and Senior Officials (including elected officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc). Upon successful completion of this course, the student will have an increased level of understanding of NIMS, the Incident Command System, and how it applies and effects their jurisdictions.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Contact
Course Price
2319EMI322Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol North Country Health Consortium
262 Cottage Street
Ahead Conf. Room, 1st Fl
Littleton NH 03561
09/26/2018
Weds: 9am-12pm
Closes 09/20/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free

AWR-362 Flooding Hazards: Science & Preparedness
Prerequisites:
Federal Student Identification Number
Course Description:
This course is an awarenss-level, eight-hour course that addresses the current science of the causes of floods (both meteorolgical and otherwise), flood forecasting, flood risk assessment, and best practices for preparation and mitigation for both short and long-fuse flooding events. Modules will include instruction on: Factors that contribute to flooding and how to determin flood risk; FEMA flood risk maps and the National Flood Insurance Program; How to read and interpret forecasts, watches, and warnings from the National Weather Service and hydrographs from the US Geological Survey; and Proper preparation for sudden flooding, such as flash flooding and dam breaks, and long-fuse flood events such as river flooding.
The discussion of these topics will be framed to maximize the safety of first responders and other emergency staff and their ability to respond to and help others.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Contact
Course Price
2319ODP323 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
09/27/2018
Thurs: 8:30am-4:30pm
Closes 09/20/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free
2319ODP324 Raymond S. Burton Training Facility
80 Ray Burton Drive
Bethlehem NH 03574
09/29/2018
Sat: 8:30am-4:30pm
Closes 9/20/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free

   
 
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