EMG 178 Emergency Response Planning (3 credits)

Planning is an essential function of an effective emergency management program and serves as a tool for emergency professionals for improving disaster management and public safety policies. The Emergency Response Planning course provides emergency management and public safety personnel with the knowledge, skills, and ability to develop or enhance their Comprehensive Emergency Management plans. The course will highlight the importance of building an integrated system for emergency planning that uses multi-agency teams to address mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Prerequisite: EMG 150.