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Course Description

MGT-345 - Disaster Management for Electric Power Systems

This course introduces the various natural, technological, and civil hazards to which electric power systems may be vulnerable and the potential effects the hazard may induce. Measures to reduce risk are discussed along with the importance of integration the full range of capabilities and emergency response organizations when developing a response plan. Participants review the responsibilities of utilities during incident recovery, organize information for presentation to the public and media during an incident, and discuss activities involved in disaster planning.

Course Objectives:
  • Identify threats to electric power systems
  • Propose measures to reduce risks to electric power facilities
  • Develop a response plan that integrates the full range of capabilities and emergency response organizations
  • Discuss the responsibilities of electric utilities during disaster recovery
  • Organize information for presentation to the public and media during an incident
  • Discuss activities to be conducted by the electric utility in disaster response

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:
Participants are encouraged to take the online courses IS 100, IS 200, and IS 700

Cost:
No tuition is charged.


Course Specifics

Hours: 16.00
Provider: TEEX
Sponsor: DHS-FEMA TEI
Disciplines: Law Enforcement


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Available Classes

ViewCourse NumberClass NameLocationDatesSeats Available 
View class MGT-345 Disaster Management for Electric Power SystemsWeslaco Public Facilities Training Room
1912 Joe Stephens Drive
Weslaco, TX 78596
01/18/2018 - 01/19/2018 36 View Details
       
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