Keynote Address & Social - Colorado Flooding Lessons Learned
Please join us Thursday evening, March 12th, for a meet & greet social and keynote address by Lori Hodges on lessons learned from the recent Colorado flooding and county level escalation of events. Social hour from 6:00 - 7:00 PM with the address to follow starting at 7:00 PM at the Central Wyoming College Peck Theatre. A "keynote ticket" will be attached to the confirmationn email when registering for this event. Please print the ticket out to show at the door when you arrive.
Guest Speaker: Lori Hodges
MGT 310-Jurisdictional Threat Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment
This course will prepare participants to conduct a Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA). Participants will identify threats and hazards of jurisdictional concern, give those threats and hazards context, establish capability targets, and determine how to apply the THIRA results. By using the THIRA process, stakeholders will develop a strategy to allocate resources and establish mitigation and preparedness activities.
Instructor: Monroe F. Manley III
Crisis Intervention Techniques
As a law enforcement officers, the nature of the job means that you will deal with many people who, for one reason or another, are in a state of crisis. The term crisis means a situation—real or perceived significantly reduces a person’s ability to cope. Part of your job is to recognize when people are in crisis and to do what you can to effectively manage the situation. In this class you will learn guidelines and techniques for effectively communicating with subjects in crisis.
Instructors: John Becker, Lieutenant Chris Hadlock
Developing a Debris Management Plan
The Debris Management Planning course is designed to assist the first-time debris management planner in understanding the ins and outs, checklists, etc… so they can write an effective debris plan and have it approved through WOHS and FEMA Region VIII. The course will go over basic understanding of what needs to be in the plan; the easiest way to write the plan; who to involve on your committee and when; how to advertise for pre-contracted debris removal companies, appendices, charts and graphs, plus more.
Instructor: Kimball Croft
WMD Threat...From Chechnya to ISIS
This presentation covers different types of weapons grade materials and their availability on the international black market. We will examine what motivates Islamic radicals to get involved in WMD black market, and their connections with worldwide terrorist's network. This lecture is based on the speaker's personal experiences in the field of WMD black market in Dagestan, Abkhazia, Chechnya, as well as his extensive background in WMD applications of Strategic Nuclear Force of Russia.
Instructor: Dr. Igor Shepherd
Jackson Propane Explosion Case Study
“What we Learned” - AmeriGas Incident, Jackson, Wyoming, November 20, 2014. Incident Commander Kathy Clay will provide avideo/photo presentation of the propane explosion which occurred at the bulk plant in Jackson. Thanks to a multitude of factors, this event provides learning opportunities explaining why things went so well.
Instructor: Kathy Clay