EAM3023: Principles and Practice of Disaster Planning and Response Operations
Prerequisites: EAM 1003 and 1013 or consent of advisor.
The course is an in- depth study of pre-plan requirements, hazards and resource assessments, vulnerability analysis, methodology of planning, and public policy considerations. Course content will include steps necessary for implementing a disaster plan and recovery efforts with consideration given to disaster warning systems, emergency center operations, public health issues in large-scale disasters, the press and communications issues, utilizing local, state, and federal interfaces.
Note: May not be taken for credit after completion of EAM 1023 and 2023.