HSM 103 - Emergency Planning: Response, Preparedness and Testing for Critical Incidents

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

This course addresses the special needs of emergency planners whether they be in response to natural disasters such as flooding, hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, or volcanoes as well as planning and preparedness issues to address man-made terrorist threats. The concepts of mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery will be addressed as well as Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP), Continuity of Government (COG), and Business Continuity Planning (BCP) as well as many other aspects of emergency planning and management. (F)