The Introduction to Emergency Management course provides participants with an overview of the emergency management roles and responsibilities of relevant Government and community agencies in NSW. The course also familiarises participants with the general concepts and structure of emergency management under the NSW emergency management arrangements.
1 Day - face to face training.
Emergency Management Overview (online short course).
This course is suitable for people who:
Participants are not formally assessed during the course.
On completion of this program, participants will be able to:
The Welfare Services Functional Area delivers key welfare services to meet the immediate needs of disaster affected people (children, adults, and/or families) and administers Disaster Relief Grants for eligible applicants. The Key Welfare Services are defined as emergency accommodation, catering, personal support, material aid, immediate financial assistance and disaster relief grants.
The Emergency Operation Centre Concepts course covers the activities to support an emergency operation centre.
This course covers EOC functions, roles of staff, EOC standard operation procedures, applying the procedures and closing the EOC.