RedVector RV-3672

Emergency Management Guide

Emergency Management Guide

4 hrs. Online Course

Level: Fundamental

Item#: RV-3672

SME: Nancy Armitage

Average Rating

4 14
This 4-hour online course offers step-by-step guidelines for creating and maintaining a comprehensive emergency management program-including planning, response, and recovery-for a variety of common hazards, such as:
  • Fire
  • Hazardous materials incidents
  • Floods and flash floods
  • Hurricanes
  • Tornadoes
  • Severe winter storms
  • Earthquakes
  • Technological emergencies

The goal of this course is to familiarize you with the core operational considerations of emergency management, including:

  • Direction and control
  • Communications
  • Life safety
  • Property protection
  • Community outreach
  • Recovery and restoration
  • Administration and logistics

This course is of interest to utility managers, high-rise building managers, industrial complex managers, or any small or large business operator.

There is a test included at the end of this course.

Course Objectives
After completing this course, you  should understand how to:
  • Form a planning team.
  • Conduct a vulnerability analysis.
  • Develop and implement a plan.
  • Build emergency management capabilities.
  • Identify hazards that may threaten your facility.
  • List sources for additional information.
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Nancy Armitage
Nancy Armitage Photo
For 28 years, Nancy Armitage has worked as a technical writer, technical editor, trainer, and course content developer in the software, engineering, and construction industries.

She has researched, edited, and developed courses in the areas of writing improvement for engineers and administrators, and toxic substance safety and remediation.

She has written newspaper feature stories, advertising copy, proposals, grant applications, magazine articles, newsletters, technical report sections, public information literature, and software user manuals.

Ms. Armitage has edited and managed document production for software requirements and detailed design reports; technical papers; and water, wastewater, solid waste, and transportation master plans, design reports, construction specifications, construction permit applications, operation and maintenance manuals, rate studies, environmental audit reports, Applications for Development Approval for Developments of Regional Impact (ADAs/DRIs), and environmental impact statements (EISs).
State Licenses
AK - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
AK - Engineer (Health, Safety & Welfare - ,)
AK - Land Surveyor (General)
AL - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
AL - Engineer (General - ,)
AL - Land Surveyor (General)
AR - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
AR - Engineer (General - ,)
AR - Land Surveyor (General)
CO - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
DC - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
DC - Engineer (General - ,)
DC - Land Surveyor (General)
DE - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
DE - Engineer (Business Practice (maximum of 9 hours), General)
FL - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
FL - Engineer (General - 274)
Accreditation: FBPE Approved Provider 33
FL - Interior Designer (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
GA - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
GA - Engineer (General - ,)
GA - Land Surveyor (General)
HI - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
IA - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
IA - Engineer (General - ,)
IA - Land Surveyor (General)
ID - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
ID - Engineer (General - ,)
ID - Land Surveyor (General)
IL - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
IL - Engineer, Professional (General - ,)
IL - Engineer, Structural (General - ,)
IN - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
IN - Engineer (General - Board Approved - CE21800018)
KS - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
KS - Engineer (Health, Safety & Welfare - ,)
KS - Land Surveyor (General)
KY - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
KY - Engineer (General - ,)
LA - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
LA - Contractor, Residential (General)
LA - Engineer (General)
LA - Land Surveyor (General)
MA - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
MD - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
MD - Engineer (General)
MD - Land Surveyor (Category A)
ME - Engineer (General - ,)
ME - Land Surveyor (General)
MI - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
MI - Engineer (General - ,)
MN - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
MN - Engineer (General - ,)
MN - Land Surveyor (General)
MO - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
MO - Engineer (General - ,)
MS - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
MS - Engineer (General - ,)
MS - Land Surveyor (General)
MT - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
MT - Engineer (General - ,)
MT - Land Surveyor (General)
NC - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NC - Engineer (General - ,)
NC - Land Surveyor (General)
ND - Engineer (General, Health, Safety & Welfare)
ND - Land Surveyor (General)
NE - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NH - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NH - Engineer (General - ,)
NJ - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NJ - Engineer (General - 24GP000006300)
NM - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NM - Engineer (General - ,)
NM - Land Surveyor (General)
NV - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NV - Engineer (General - ,)
NV - Land Surveyor (General)
NY - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NY - Engineer (General - NYS Sponsor #133)
OH - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
OH - Engineer (General - ,)
OH - Land Surveyor (General)
OK - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
OK - Engineer (General - ,)
OK - Land Surveyor (General)
OR - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
OR - Engineer (General - ,)
PA - Engineer (General - ,)
PR - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
PR - Engineer (General - ,)
RI - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
SC - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
SC - Engineer (General - ,)
SC - Land Surveyor (General)
SD - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
SD - Engineer (General, Technical)
SD - Land Surveyor (General)
TN - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
TN - Engineer (General, Health, Safety & Welfare)
TX - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
TX - Engineer (General - ,)
TX - Interior Designer (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
UT - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
UT - Engineer (General - ,)
UT - Land Surveyor (General)
VA - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
VA - Engineer (General - ,)
VA - Land Surveyor (General)
VT - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
VT - Engineer (General - ,)
WA - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
WA - Land Surveyor (General)
WI - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
WI - Engineer (General - ,)
WI - Land Surveyor (General)
WV - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
WV - Engineer (General - ,)
WV - Land Surveyor (General)
WY - Architect (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
WY - Engineer (General - ,)
WY - Land Surveyor (General)
Professional Organizations
American Academy of Environmental Engineers - AAEES - Member (General - ,)
American Hospital Association - AHA - Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM) (General)
American Institute of Architects - AIA - Architects (Health, Safety & Welfare - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Board of Certified Safety Professionals - BCSP - Certification (General)
BOMI International - RPA, FMA and/or SMA (General)
Canada - Alberta Architect (General - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Alberta Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - British Columbia Architect (AIBC) (Core - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - British Columbia Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Manitoba Architect (General - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Manitoba Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - New Brunswick Architect (General - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - New Brunswick Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Newfoundland and Labrador Architect (General - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Newfoundland and Labrador Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Northwest Territories and Nunavut Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Northwest Territory Architect (General - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Nova Scotia Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Ontario Architect (General - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Ontario Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Quebec Architect (General - AIA Reg RV421-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Quebec Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Saskatchewan Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Yukon Engineer (General - ,)
Canadian Registered Safety Professionals - CRSP (Safety)
Engineers Ireland - IEI - Member (General)
Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) - Certifications (PHR, SPHR, GPHR) (General - 370093)
Institute of Hazardous Materials Management - IHMM - Certification (General)
International Code Council - ICC - Member (General - AIA reg. # RV421)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
International Facility Management Association - IFMA - Certified Facility Manager (CFM) (General)
National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies - NICET (General - ,)
Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists - OACETT - Certified Member (Contribution to Technical Knowledge)
Society for Human Resource Management - SHRM - Certified Professional (General - 16-SWBQ9)
The Society for Marketing Professional Services - SMPS - CPSM (General - AIA reg. # RV421)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Course Reviews (14)
n/a
By on Feb, 13, 2019
n/a
Great course -
By (Engineer) on Mar, 05, 2019
Great course -
super
By (Contractor / Trades) on Jul, 31, 2019
super
Great resources
By on Jul, 31, 2019
Great resources.
Questions were relevant to the course material
By (Engineer) on Aug, 20, 2019
Questions were relevant to the course material.
well structured for timeliness and efficiency
By (Engineer) on Sep, 04, 2019
well structured for timeliness and efficiency
Boring class that needs video and audio
By (Building Inspector, Professional Organization) on Feb, 20, 2019
Boring class that needs video and audio. Good information but some items are outdated.
Lot of great need to know information, I do value this going forward in life
By on Dec, 01, 2019
Lot of great need to know information, I do value this going forward in life
almost too much info in 1 course
By on Jul, 31, 2019
almost too much info in 1 course
Challenging to keep loading course to get it to appear
By (Architect, Contractor / Trades) on Dec, 02, 2019
Challenging to keep loading course to get it to appear.
The graphics were baffling, rarely matched the text
By (Architect) on Dec, 10, 2019
The graphics were baffling, rarely matched the text. Like the subject matter a lot however.
Terrible
By on Jun, 21, 2019
Terrible
It was too long
By on Jun, 30, 2019
It was too long.
Excessive text with no audio
By (Engineer) on Nov, 18, 2019
Excessive text with no audio