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Emergency Preparedness Basic Certificate

Emergency Management: Emergency Preparedness

Basic Certificate (BC)

View the Semester Map for Emergency Management: Emergency Preparedness Basic Certificate 
This Basic Certificate program in Emergency Management is intended for those individuals whose function is in the planning and support sectors of the emergency response field. This is a broad field of activity as it addresses the common needs of all emergency situations, but includes the unique needs of specific types of emergencies, i.e., the needs of planning and response to a hurricane vs. a terrorist attack involving weapons of mass destruction.         
           
Note: Also, see Emergency Management A.A.S. degree 355.          
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Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

Career Pathway

Credit Hours (CH)

18

Program/Plan Number

358

Funding Options

Open For Enrollment

Yes

Also Offered At

 

Career Possibilities

Courses

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Prerequisites

 CH

General Education Requirements

 CH

Program Core Requirements

18  CH
Environment Technology
ENVR TC 100
Introduction to Emergency Management 3
This introductory course examines the principles and concepts of emergency management. It presents an overview of the various disciplines involved in preparing for emergencies resulting from many different causes. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, COMPASS, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Wilbur Wright
ENVR TC 101
Basic Skills in Emergency Management 3
This course provides a background in the various aspects of emergency management that would apply in any emergency. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, COMPASS, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Wilbur Wright
ENVR TC 103
Introduction to Emergency Planning 3
The importance of planning for emergencies before they occur has long been recognized as the key to minimizing their impact on society. This course is designed to provide a basic overview of the concepts of pre-planning needed to deal with a wide range of emergency situations. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in ENVR TC 100 and 101 or consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Wilbur Wright
ENVR TC 108
Mitigation Management 3
The impact of many types of emergencies can be reduced by taking certain actions prior to their occurrence that will lessen the damage when the emergency occurs. This course is designed to introduce the concept of mitigation, and the activities that will accomplish it in a wide range of potential emergency situations. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in ENVR TC 100 or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Wilbur Wright
ENVR TC 113
Emergency Resource Management 3
In planning for and responding to emergencies, many varied resources will be required. This course identifies what these various resources are and how to put them to use.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in ENVR TC 103 or consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Wilbur Wright
ENVR TC 203
Advanced Emergency Planning 3
This course covers the planning required for specific emergency response actions including emergency evacuation, housing, and logistics and others. Course information is presented in the context of exercise design as part of pre-planning for response. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in ENVR TC 103 or consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Wilbur Wright

Additional Requirements

 CH

Elective Program Requirements

 CH

Area of Focus

 CH

Focus Electives

 CH

 CH
Total Minimum Credit Hours
 

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