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IS-319.A: Tornado Mitigation Basics for Mitigation Staff

Course Date

9/12/2019

Course Overview

The goal of this course is to train Hazard Mitigation Specialists to explain both the tornado and high-wind hazards and how to mitigate future damages effectively, to people affected by these hazard events.

Course Objectives:

  • Two types of winds that cause damage
  • Mitigation measures specific to manufactured housing
  • The importance of directing impacted individuals to local building officials, engineers, and other specialists before starting repairs
  • Official FEMA information, publications, and websites that support the mitigation recommendations made to the public

Prerequisites

none

CEUs:

0.1

Course Length:

1 hour
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Notices
  • Test questions are scrambled to protect test integrity
 
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