Initial Response

  • What is the scope of the incident and the response?
  • How will it affect service delivery?
  • Where are the impacted communities?
  • What population is impacted?
  • What is the anticipated medical surge?
  • Determine communication means
  • Evaluate healthcare organization, staff and supplies
  • Healthcare facility status
  • Consider healthcare facility incident command status
  • Determine health department status
  • Identify who need to know
  • Identify resources to be deployed
  • Consider healthcare facility decompression initiatives
When: Wednesday, Dec 7, 2022 - Thursday, Dec 8, 2022, 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Johnson County JECC/ EMA
4529 Melrose Ave
Iowa City, Iowa 52246
Course Description:
The 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.
Course Prerequisites:
Participants are also encouraged to have completed IS-100PWb, IS-200, IS-700 and IS-800. Prior to course delivery, all participants are required to establish a FEMA Student Identification Number (SID).
Course Target 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
Additional Information:
1) Prior to course delivery, all participants are required to establish a FEMA Student Identification Number (SID). 2) Participants must complete enrollment information through the TEEX student portal 3) Travel and meals are on your own 4) Facility questions contact, (319) 356-6762 Please follow the current CDC guidelines, and if you feel ill, have a temperature, or have a sore throat, stay home.
Event Dates:
12/7/2022 through 12/8/2022
Event Time:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM each day
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Point of Contact

George Cano
Phone Number:
(956) 792-6046


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