Critical Infrastructure Security And Resilience Awareness: TEEX (AWR-213)

  • Somerset County, NJ

The Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC), will be instructing the one day course, "Critical Infrastructure Security And Resilience Awareness" (AWR-213).

COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.

DESCRIPTION

This course will introduce participants to the key terms, policy, guidance, and preparedness efforts required to safeguard the Nation's critical infrastructure. Participants will review applicable policy and guidance, discuss the risk management framework, describe Federal critical infrastructure security and resilience and information sharing programs, and relate critical infrastructure programs to individual actions. Primary focus will be placed on local preparedness efforts as they relate to the national approach to critical infrastructure security and resilience.

An understanding of the national approach to critical infrastructure enables critical infrastructure stakeholders to address local planning within a common framework. Informed planning is consistent with and expands on nationally accepted emergency management standards as the basis for planning across the mission areas of prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Governmental Administrative, Law Enforcement, Health Care, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Citizen/Community Volunteer, Security and Safety.

REGISTRATION/POINT OF CONTACT

For questions or registration, please email the point of contact Paul Mikita at paul.mikita@rwjuh.edu or call 732-418-8129.