EMC 101 Fundamentals of Emergency Management

This course will introduce students to the fundamentals of emergency management, emergency planning and operations.  Emergency management is presented as an integrated system with resources and capabilities networked together to address all hazards.  Methods of hazard and threat identification, analysis, and vulnerabilities and how these support the emergency management planning process will be addressed.  The role and relationship of an Emergency Operations Center to the Incident Command System will also be explained and explored.