School Security Personnel: Emergency Management


Course Overview

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Course Description

This course is provided by Colorado School Safety Resource Center, Department of Public Safety via CDC TRAIN and will require a secondary login and/or registration.

This module is designed as an overview of emergency management in schools.                                                                                                     

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Target Audience

This course is designed for Educators/Trainers, Teacher/Faculty, and Emergency Management. 

Learning Objectives

Having completed this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. The four phases of emergency management: prevention/mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery
  2. The importance of planning and using a comprehensive all hazards risk assessment
  3. A brief overview of the National Incident Management System (NIMS)
  4. The importance of communication during an emergency and the need to coordinate with first responders
  5. Available resources

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)

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Professional/Disciplinary Competencies

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Online/ Self-study 

Credit /CEU

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1 hr. 


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Course Publication Date

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