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Course Description

T-197 - Emergency Planning for People with Access and Functional Needs


This 2 day course is intended to provide those with responsibilities for providing emergency planning or care of seniors, people with disabilities, access and functional needs with the skills and knowledge they will need to prepare for, respond to, and recover from emergency situations.

Course Objectives:

  • Identify capabilities and limitations of access and functional needs networks
  • Describe the access and functional needs considerations in all phases of comprehensive emergency planning
  • Identify the relationship between access and functional needs planning and the community Emergency Operations Plan

How this course is offered:

Individuals can register below for class deliveries offered in Austin. A jurisdiction may request that it be conducted locally by coordinating verbally in advance with the appropriate District Coordinator and then submit a written request to TDEM via the form here.

NOTE: By requiring these two courses as prerequisites, we are able to reduce the course from 20 to 16 hours in length.

Prerequisites & Other Information:
IS/G-230, Principles of Emergency Management
IS/G-235, Emergency Planning

No tuition is charged.

Course Specifics

Hours: 16.00
Provider: TDEM - Emergency Management Training
Sponsor: TDEM
Disciplines: Public Health
Public Works
Volunteer Organization
Emergency Management
Law Enforcement
Emergency Medical Service
Fire Service
Government Administration

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Available Classes

ViewCourse NumberClass NameLocationDatesSeats Available 
View class T-197 Emergency Planning for People with Access and Functional NeedsHouston Transtar
6922 Katy Road
Houston, TX 77024
03/12/2019 - 03/13/2019 3 View Details
Total of 1

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