Washington State Emergency Management Division

AWR-356 Community Planning for Disaster Recovery

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Course Description

Join us for our Community Planning for Disaster Recovery course. Learn key concepts for disaster recovery planning, including the benefits of pre-disaster planning, whole community approach to planning, key elements of plans, and the plan development process. Increase your knowledge to initiate disaster recovery plans and participate in the long-term recovery planning process in your own community. Enhance your ability to support your community's overall disaster readiness through pre-disaster planning for post-disaster recovery.

Course Objectives

The objectives of this course are to enable participants to do the following:

  • Describe the key concepts of disaster recovery planning
  • Identify the roles and capabilities of various partner organizations involved in disaster recovery
  • Evaluate and critique a sample disaster recovery plan
  • Identify the steps involved in developing a disaster recovery plan in their jurisdiction.


The modules include:

  • Introduction to Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Partners in Disaster Recovery
  • Disaster Recovery Plan Elements
  • Disaster Recovery Plan Development





Target Audience
  • Emergency Management
  • Governmental Administrative
  • Public Health
  • Public Works
  • Citizen/Community Volunteer

Continuing Education
CEU: Hours - 8


House of Awakened Culture - Suquamish, WA

7235 NE Parkway
Suquamish, WA 98392

Click here for directions

Course Manager


Course Manager


Amanda Bates



Course Host


John Byars


Phone: 360-394-7179






To apply, please go to NDPTC's Registration Site