Emergency Management  Training & Events

The South Dakota Office of Emergency Management offers several training courses and workshops for responders, County Emergency Managers and local public safety staff. Each session is focused on a specific area of preparedness, response, recovery or mitigation, and courses are held throughout the state.

View the calendar for upcoming training sessions and dates. If a class is full, contact us to be placed on a waiting list. Please note that dates are subject to change.  Other events may include preparedness fairs and appearances by Tommy the Turtle.

 

Training & Events

Feb 14

G191 ICS/EOC Interface - Pierre

2/14/18 - 2/15/18

The course provides an opportunity for emergency management and response personnel to begin developing an Incident Command System (ICS)/Emergency Operations Center (EOC) interface for their communities. The course reviews ICS and EOC characteristics, responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on activities and group discussions to formulate an interface.

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Mar 1
Mar 1

G386 Mass Fatality

3/1/18 - 3/31/18

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Mar 1

ICS 400

3/1/18 - 3/31/18

The modules covered in this course from the National Training Curriculum will capitalize on prior ICS training and provide information about ICS to enable the student to work within the Incident Command System.

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Apr 1
Apr 1

ICS 300

4/1/18 - 4/30/18

The modules covered in this course from the National Training Curriculum will provide information about the organization and staffing of an Incident Command System, organizing for planned and unplanned events, and Resource Management.

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Apr 9

MGT 310 Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment - Pierre, SD April 9-10, 2018

4/9/18 - 4/10/18

This TEEX 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.

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Apr 23

MGT 310 Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment - Rapid City, SD April 23-24, 2018

4/23/18 - 4/24/18

This TEEX course will prepare participants to conduct a Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessmement (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.

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