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April 2018 Wisconsin Emergency Management Courses
Below are some upcoming courses that you might find of interest. Registration is through the WEM Training Portal https://www.trainingwisconsin.org/ and all WEM courses are FREE. Please feel free to share with others in your organization.
Class Name: Tornado Awareness NDPTC (AWR 325)
Class Description: https://ndptc.hawaii.edu/training/catalog/21/
Class Times: 08:30 - 16:30
Location: Wisconsin Emergency Management, 2400 Wright St, Madison, WI
Class Name: SEOC Liaison Training
Class Times: 08:30 – 15:30
*Required course for Private Sector Liaisons
Class Name Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation
Program (HSEEP) Training L0146 – Basic
Dates: 04/24/2018 - 04/26/2018
Class Times: 04/24 08:00 - 16:30
04/25 08:00 - 16:30
04/26 08:00 - 16:30
Location:Lake Delton Fire Department, 45 Miller Dr, Lake Delton, WI
*For those interested in developing and facilitating exercises
Also, there are still openings in the Master Exercise Practitioner (MEP) course held the weeks of June 11th and September 17th at Madison College in Madison. Wisconsin is the first state to host the MEP class, which is currently only offered at the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) in Maryland. The HSEEP course is a prerequisite for the MEP course.
For more information please see the attached file.
SWHSP Educational Opportunity - Open to All
Topic: Workplace Violence
Lessons learned on how to prepare, respond to and recover with Captain Phil Horter's first hand expereince on two notable cases in Wisconsin.
When: Tuesday May 15th; 08:00 - 10:30AM
Where: Oak Creek City Hall - City EOC; 8040 South 6th Street, Oak Creek WI 53154
To register for the SWHSP May Educational Session; Please go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/swhsp-may-educational-meeting-tickets-44853279366?aff=es2#tickets [eventbrite.com]
RSVP Date: Friday May 11th.
Full session brochure attached.
Southeast Wisconsin Healthcare Emergency Readiness Coalition (HERC)
Closed Point of Dispensing Workshop & Tabletop Exercise
The Southeast Wisconsin HERC is conducting a closed point of dispensing (POD) workshop and tabletop exercise to discuss and develop plans to protect your employees, your organization, and our community when facing a public health emergency. Closed POD sites are pre-established locations that can be activated to distribute medication to a specific population of healthy people (i.e. your employees and their families) in the event of an infectious disease outbreak, a natural disaster or a terrorist attack.
As a Closed POD site, the potential benefits include:
Workshop & Tabletop Exercise Details:
This exercise can help fulfill Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Exercise Requirements
Registration can be completed at www.pre-emergency.com. Click on the “online registration” on the lower right side of the page. Enter the following information:
Comments: Please list your agency and the City/ County of your agencies primary operating site. Also, please note if you need vegetarian or gluten free meal options. Please register by May 4, 2018. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Melissa Waller at 608-592-2511 regarding your registration. We look forward to your participation in this exciting exercise opportunity!
DHS Cyber Awareness Briefing
The Southeastern Wisconsin Threat Analysis Center (STAC), on behalf of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), wishes to invite you and your professional team members to a cyber briefing. This briefing, Combatting Ransomware, will be held online using a virtual room. This room can be accessed via the following link; https://share.dhs.gov/nccicbriefings/
The briefings will be held from 1:00 PM -2:30 PM ET (webinar content is the same for each session):
If you do not have an active Homeland Security Information Network (HSIN) account, you must enter as a guest. Enter your name and agency in the Name field and click Enter Room.
If you have never attended a Connect meeting before, you can use the link below to test your connection prior to the meeting. HSIN Connect requires the use of Adobe Flash. If you do not have Adobe Flash, you may need the assistance of a network administrator to install this software add-on.
Test your connection: https://share.dhs.gov/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm
Get a quick overview: http://www.adobe.com/products/adobeconnect.html
NCCIC is a key part of the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) mission to create shared situational awareness of malicious cyber activity. Cyberspace has united once distinct information structures, including our business and government operations, our emergency preparedness communications, and our critical digital and process control systems and infrastructures. Protection of these systems is essential to the resilience and reliability of the nation's critical infrastructure and key resources; therefore, to our economic and national security. DHS's National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) is a 24x7 cyber situational awareness, incident response, and management center that is a national nexus of cyber and communications integration for the Federal Government, intelligence community, and law enforcement.
Attendees will have to option to select from four dates. Please note all times in the attached flyer are marked Eastern Time Zone.
Southeastern Wisconsin Threat Analysis Center
749 West State Street Milwaukee, WI 53233