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Course Description

AWR-213 - Critical Infrastructure Key Resources Awareness Course

This course will introduce participants to the key terms, policy, guidance, and preparedness efforts required to safeguard the Nation's critical infrastructure. Participants will review applicable policy and guidance, discuss the risk management framework, describe Federal critical infrastructure security and resilience and information sharing programs, and relate critical infrastructure programs to individual actions.

Primary focus will be placed on local preparedness efforts as they relate to the national approach to critical infrastructure security and resilience. An understanding of the national approach to critical infrastructure enables critical infrastructure stakeholders to address local planning within a common framework. Informed planning in consistent with and expands on nationally accepted emergency management standards as the basis for planning across the mission areas of prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery.

    The Critical Infrastructure Challenge 
    Federal Policy and Guidance 
    Risk Management 
    Roles and Responsibilities of Critical Infrastructure Partners 
    Information Sharing Programs 
    Individual Actions

    State, local, tribal, territorial government management 
    Non-governmental organizations 
    Professional Associations 
    Sector Specific Agencies 
    Federal Protective Advisors 
    Private owner/operators of CIKR 
    Private sector consortia 
    Regional consortia

How this course is offered:

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 423-8433 or  to get the latest schedule

Prerequisites & Other Information:

IS-100.B: Introduction to the Incident Command System 
IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction
AWR-160: WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders

Course Offers:
  • .8 CEU
  • 8 hours TCOLE credit
  • 8 hour CLEET
  • Certificate issued by TEEX

No tuition is charged.

Course Specifics

Hours: 8.00
Provider: TEEX
Disciplines: Education
Elected Official
Volunteer Organization
Emergency Management
Emergency Medical Service
Fire Service
Government Administration
Health Care
Law Enforcement
Private Industry
Public Health
Public Safety Communications
Public Works

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