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

May 1

Active Shooter Workshop

5/1/18 - 5/31/18

This one-day event will cover elements from A.L.I.C.E., Run Hide Fight and Protecting Soft Targets.

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May 1

ICS 400

5/1/18 - 5/31/18

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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May 14

MGT 310 Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment - Sioux Falls, SD May 14-15, 2018

5/14/18 - 5/15/18

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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Jun 1

G202 Debris Management

6/1/18 - 6/30/18

The course provides an overview of issues and recommended actions necessary to plan for, respond to, and recover from debris-generating events.

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Jun 1

ICS 300

6/1/18 - 6/30/18

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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Jul 1

ICS 400

7/1/18 - 7/31/18

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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Sep 1

Social Media

9/1/18 - 9/30/18

This training will provide participants with a basic understanding of social media.

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