Emergency Preparedness (EPT)

  • Response & Recovery

    EPT-210, Lecture: 3, Credits: 3
    Spring 2021
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course introduces the basic concepts, operational procedures, and authorities involved in response and recovery efforts to major disasters. Topics include federal, state, and local roles and responsibilities in major disaster, response, and recovery work, with an emphasis on governmental coordination. Upon completion, students should be able to implement a disaster response plan and assess the needs of those involved in a major disaster.