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STATE TRAINING CALENDAR

Washington State Emergency Management Division




G0108: Community Mass Care and Emergency Assistance

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 to Friday, August 6, 2021

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Course Description

This virtual instructor lead course provides training for local communities to prepare for and manage the Mass Care/Emergency Assistance (MC/EA) functions effectively. The goal is to prepare community agencies, organizations, and businesses to work together in coordination with Emergency Management and traditional MC providers to plan and provide MC/EA services to those affected by disaster.

 

For additional course information, including contact hours, please see the National Preparedness Catalog.


Course Objectives
  • Define the four primary MC/EA services as discussed in this course.
  • Describe how to determine their community's MC/EA service resource requirements.
  • Identify providers that exist in their community or can be called upon from a nearby community to meet the requirements for MC/EA.
  • Name planning and operational actions that can affect how services will be provided.
  • List action items to use resources and providers to meet MC/EA requirements in their community.

Prerequisites

Required

None


Target Audience

This course is intended for MC coordinators, management staff, non-governmental organization leaders, private sector, and other emergency management staff that are a part of the team and have a responsibility for effective MC/EA preparedness and response.


Location

Virtual - EMD

 

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Course Manager

Washington EMD Training Team, emd.training@mil.wa.gov


Training Program Coordinator | Damaris Deschner, 253-208-7306

 

 


Accommodations
Reasonable accommodations will be provided to attendees who have effective communication access needs, including limited English proficiency. We invite any person with a disability or other access or functional need and those who need to obtain course materials in an alternative format to please indicate your need in the registration/RSVP process and at emd.training@mil.wa.gov with as much notice as possible, preferably at least four weeks before the meeting date. Accommodations may include:

 

Sign Language Interpreter - Specify type of sign language (i.e., tactile, Signed English, ASL)
CART– Real-time captioning
Braille
Large-Print
Other Language needs - please indicate
If you have any questions, please contact, the course contact listed on this page.

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