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Course Description

MGT-343 - Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities

The Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities course is designed to provide training to water and wastewater professionals on issues concerning preparing for, responding to, and recovering from incidents affecting water and/or wastewater facilities.

This course introduces the various natural and man-made (accidental or intentional) hazards to which water and wastewater systems may be vulnerable and the potential effects the hazards may induce. Legislation that serves to aid in the planning and response to a natural or man-made incident is discussed along with measures that can mitigate threats to the water and wastewater systems. Participants are guided through portions of the Environmental Protection Agencies Response Protocol Toolbox to identify steps in the response and recovery processes.

Course Objectives:
  • Identify natural and man-made threats to water and wastewater facilities and systems
  • Discuss legislative requirements regarding water and wastewater security
  • Identify measures to mitigate threats to water and wastewater facilities and systems

How this course is offered:

Delivered onsite at a location designated by the requesting jurisdiction. To learn more or schedule a delivery, contact Francis L. Melton |Training Manager Francis.Melton@teex.tamu.edu  (979).845.1161

Prerequisites & Other Information:
Recommended but not required : IS-100, IS-700, and IS-800

Cost:
No tuition is charged.


Course Specifics

Hours: 16.00
Provider: TEEX
Sponsor: N/A
Disciplines: Emergency Management
Government Administration
Public Works



Available Classes

ViewCourse NumberClass NameLocationDatesSeats Available 
View class MGT-343 Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater UtilitiesCentral Wastewater Treatment Plant Bldg #9
1020 Sargent Road
Dallas, TX 75203
12/12/2017 - 12/13/2017 21 View Details
       
Total of 1
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