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Course Description

MGT-315 - Critical Asset Risk Management

This course  formerly was titled Enhanced Threat and Risk Assessment (ETRA) compliments the Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification
and Risk Assessment course (MGT-310) by teaching participants to conduct thorough site-specific critical infrastructure risk and vulnerability assessments to enhance development of their jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA). Through a combination of classroom presentations, group discussions, and practical field application, participants learn methods to identify and prioritize risks, assess vulnerabilities, estimate consequences, and use the National Preparedness Cycle to mitigate risk. Multidisciplinary participant teams visit and assess critical infrastructure facilities selected by the host
jurisdiction, identifying risks, vulnerabilities, consequences, and mitigation options specific to their assigned site. Teams then document their findings, develop an action plan, and present their results to the class.

Topics
  • Components of the Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment process
  • Identifying and prioritizing threats and hazards to a jurisdiction
  • Identifying and prioritizing assets in a jurisdiction
  • Defining vulnerabilities to a jurisdiction
  • Determine consequences from threats or hazards to jurisdictional critical infrastructure or key resources
  • Resilience and the preparedness cycle
  • How to develop a plan to conduct an asset-specific vulnerability assessment
  • How to conduct an on-site vulnerability assessment and present
    results

    How this course is offered:
  • Delivered onsite at a location designated by the requesting jurisdiction. To learn more or schedule a delivery, contact Karl Rehn at 979-458-4349, karl.rehn@teexmail.tamu.edu.

 


Prerequisites & Other Information:

Participants should work in one of the below disciplines/services, possess a
working knowledge of the jurisdiction’s Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) and Terrorism Incident Annex (TIA), and have completed a WMD/terrorism incident awareness course, or be approved by the local host jurisdiction.

Participants are encouraged to have successfully completed MGT-310
Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment and
the online courses IS-700.a (National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction) and AWR-160-W (WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders). The TEEX course AWR-160-W is offered online at:
http://teex.com/teex.cfm?pageid=NERRTCprog&area=NERRTC&templateid=2039


Participants
Emergency response level, supervisory and/or management personnel
who respond to or have oversight responsibility for incidents caused
by terrorism, natural disaster, major accidents and all other hazards. Course
participants include responders from the following disciplines/services: 
    Law Enforcement 
    Fire Service 
    Emergency Medical Services 
    Hazardous Materials 
    Public Health 
    Public Works 
    Emergency Management 
    Health Care 
    Emergency Communications    
    Governmental Administrative Personnel from the private sector, nongovernmental organizations, schools, and the military are also allowed to attend if invited or approved by the host jurisdiction.


Cost:
No tuition is charged.


Course Specifics

Hours: 16.00
Provider: TEEX
Sponsor: DHS-FEMA TEI
Disciplines: Elected Official
Government Administration
Hazmat
Health Care
Law Enforcement
Public Health
Public Safety Communications
Public Works
Emergency Management
Emergency Medical Service
Fire Service



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