Washington State Emergency Management Division


**CANCELLED** **CANCELLED** MGT-324 Campus Emergencies Prevention, Response, & Recovery

Monday, October 8, 2018 to Tuesday, October 9, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Course Description

This two-day course provides campus leaders; faculty governance; student governance; campus law enforcement and security departments; campus health, medical, and mental health services; campus public affairs; jurisdictional law enforcement and public safety agencies; and jurisdictional public information officers with an understanding and ability to navigate difficult aspects of dealing with campus emergencies—wither human-caused or natural events including acts of violence. The course consists of small, problem-based, integrated group activities that require a coordinated, integrated approach to solve.

Through tabletop scenarios, course participants will observe a developing incident and respond in a manner consistent with currently established campus and jurisdictional emergency operations procedures.

Course Objectives

This class will provide campus and jurisdictional officials with information in the following areas:


  • Information sharing and determining the value of sharing information with community stakeholders, as well as understanding the restrictions and constraints placed upon various types of information
  • Recognizing the potential threat and risk posed by disturbed individuals and potential counter measures
  • Reinforcing the importance of the possibility that the campus and surrounding community may be areas in which prospective threats will find havenIde
  • Identifying an all-hazards approach to campus emergencies using the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS)
  • Understanding that college, university, and community officials must have an integrated approach to campus emergencies in order to successfully prevent, protect, respond to, and recover from emergencies
  • Understanding the necessity of integrated crisis and risk communication with all stakeholders
  • Identifying the most efficient and effective manner for information dissemination






Participants should be familiar with their respective roles and responsibilities with regard to emergency preparedness planning, campus emergencies resonse, and related post-incident activities and consequences.



Target Audience

This class is designed for:


  • executive campus leaders
  • faculty governance
  • student governance
  • campus public safety departments
  • facilities departments
  • emergency management
  • student life and affairs
  • campus health, medical, and mental health services
  • campus public affairs
  • local law enforcement and public safety agencies
  • jurisdictional public information officers at institutions of higher education including community colleges, colleges, and universities.

Continuing Education
Contact: Hours - 16


Bellevue College

3000 Landerholm Circle SE
Bellevue, WA 98007

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Course Manager

Adrienne Chambers

EOO, Public Safety

Bellevue College


Registration is open until Thursday, October 4th or until the course is full.