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G0271:  Hazardous Weather and Flooding Preparedness

This course provides training for local and state emergency managers who respond to hazardous weather events, while promoting partnership and coordination between the National Weather Service (NWS) and emergency managers. The goal of this course is to enhance emergency managers’ ability to recognize potentially hazardous weather and flooding situations so they are equipped to plan appropriately and to coordinate effective responses.

The audience for the course will encompass primarily the following professional groups:

  • Local emergency managers (i.e., county, city, parish, or other jurisdiction)
  • State emergency management personnel
  • Voluntary agency representatives
  • Private sector emergency managers

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G0271 Student Manual

G0271 Additional Student Resources