Washington State Emergency Management Division

***Postponed***MGT-384 Community Preparedness for Cyber Incidents

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 to Thursday, March 26, 2020

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM on 3/25/2020

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM on 3/26/2020
The registration period has closed for this event.

***This course is combined with AWR-136 Essentials of Community Cybersecurity (March 25h). You will sign up for both classes together under the application link.***

Course Description

MGT 384, Community Preparedness for Cyber Incidents, is designed to provide organizations and communities with strategies and processes to increase cyber resilience. During this 12-hour course, participants will analyze cyber threats and initial and cascading impacts of cyber incidents, evaluate the process for developing a cyber preparedness program, examine the importance and challenges of cyber related information sharing and discover low to no-cost resources to help build cyber resilience.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to utilize processes and frameworks including the Community Cyber Security Maturity Model, to develop and implement strategies within their organization and community to increase cyber resilience.

  • AWR-136 Essentials of Community Cybersecurity

Target Audience

Community representatives interested in increasing cyber resilience including personnel from:

  • Emergency Management
  • Information Technology
  • Risk Management/Emergency Planning/Continuity Planning/Disaster Recovery
  • Public Works/Wastewater and Water
  • Schools/Universities
  • Communication Sector
  • Transportation
  • Energy
  • Defense/Industrial Base Sector
  • Elected and Appointed Officials
  • Financial Sector
  • Health Care
  • Emergency Services

Continuing Education
CEU: Hours - 1.2


Pierce County Emergency Operations Center

2501 S 35th St, Ste. D
Tacoma, WA 98409


The Emergency Operations Center of Pierce County Emergency Management is located at 2501 South 35th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409. The EOC entrance is located beyond the chain-linked fence directly East of the radio tower. Ample parking is available onsite to visitors in the front and back lots.

Click here for directions

Course Manager

Natalie Stice




Phone: (253) 405-5368


This class is postponed!