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MISC 140 - Earthquake Emergency Management and Planning

Code Start Date Duration Venue
MISC 140 23 October 2023 5 Parts Istanbul Registration Form Link
MISC 140 18 December 2023 5 Parts Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Emergency planning is meant to include the planning and preparations, which are necessary to minimize loss and ensure continuity of the critical business functions of an organization in the event of disaster. Disaster planning has taken on a new sense of urgency in light of recent earthquakes and terrorist attacks and the increasing occurrence of emergencies and disasters. Emergency planning is a crucial component of enterprise risk management and business continuity planning.

Course Objectives

  • Understanding the principles of integrated disaster management 
  • Understanding the hazard and risk analysis
  • Learning the general methods for general public and mitigation principles
  • Understanding the incident command systems and standard operation procedures
  • Being familiar with the chain of communication, notification, evacuation and outlines of emergency response plan

Who Should Attend?

  • Engineers
  • Technicians
  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • Administrators
  • Anyone who is interested in earthquake issues

Course Details/Schedule

Part 1

  • Overview of an Integrated Emergency Management System (IEMS)
  • The Phases of Emergency Management
  • Mitigation 
  • Preparedness


Part 2

  • Response
  • Recovery
  • Coordination
  • The role of Local

Part 3

  • State governments
  • Private sector 
  • The role of a citizen
  • All hazards emergency management approach

Part 4

  • Integrating the eight core functions of emergency management: 
  • Direction and Control
  • Communications
  • Warning

Part 5

  • Emergency Public Information
  • Evacuation
  • Mass Care
  • Health and Medical
  • Resource Management.