Emergency Management

Emergency Management - CCL

Title: 
Emergency Management
Major: 
5304
Effective term: 
2017 Fall
Final term: 
9999
Award: 
CCL
Total credits required: 
18
Award type: 
CCL
Revision ID: 
241
Description

The Certification of Completion (CCL) in Emergency Management provides the student with knowledge and skills required to conduct a comprehensive emergency management program. The program prepares students to manage fire department operations, hazardous materials incidents, tactics, strategy, and safety of firefighting activities, and customer service in the public sector. The student will be prepared for positions such as Emergency Manager, Emergency Management Planner, Emergency Operations Coordinator, Environmental Compliance Planner, and Emergency Management Specialist, working in state, local, federal, and international governments, business and industry, military installations, and health care facilities.

Program notes

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program.

Feed NID: 
Requirements
Credits:18
AJS/FSC139Emergency Response to Terrorism 3
AJS/FSC146Disaster Recovery Operations 3
AJS/FSC147Emergency Preparedness 3
AJS/FSC148Fundamentals of Emergency Management 3
AJS/FSC149Hazard Mitigation 3
FSC224Incident Command Systems 3
Competencies
  1. Define terrorism, and describe the role of first responders in emergency response plans, resource development, incident management systems, patient assessment, and communication with the media. (AJS/FSC139)
  2. Describe disaster recovery operations including planning considerations, special populations issues and recovery responsibilities. (AJS/FSC146)
  3. Explain emergency planning concepts and implementation strategies for response and prevention. (AJS/FSC147)
  4. Describe the components of an integrated emergency management system, including the role of the managers and key organizations and explain historical events that impacted on its development and processes for assessing threat. (AJS/FSC148)
  5. Identify and describe hazard mitigation strategies, including coordinated community responses and resources. (AJS/FSC149)
  6. Describe methods for managing emergency incidents including command, control, and coordination of response. (FSC224)
Status: 
Published
Date changed: 
1505828005
Date created: 
1453932027