TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT: Debris Management Planning for State, Tribal and Local Officials -- Knox County

 

May 3, 2016

 

Debris Management Planning for State, Tribal and Local Officials
May 31 - June 1, 2016

FEMA, in support of the Knox County EMA, will be conducting a Debris Management Planning course. This course provides an overview of issues and recommended actions necessary to plan for, respond to, and recover from a major debris-generating event with emphasis on State, Tribal, and local responsibilities. Developed from a pre-disaster planning perspective, the course includes debris staff organizations, compliance with laws and regulations, contracting procedures, debris management site selection, volume reduce methods, recycling, special debris situations, and supplementary assistance.

COURSE GOAL:. The goal of this course is to better enable State, local, and tribal government officials to successfully plan for, respond to, and recover from a major debris-generating event.

TARGET AUDIENCE: State, local, and tribal emergency management personnel, including public works and waste management staffs, who are responsible for planning and/or implementing debris removal and disposal actions. There are no prerequisites for this course.

COURSE LOCATION: The course will be held at Knox County EMA, 301 Park Street, Rockland, Maine. Classes will run from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Meals will be on your own. This is a regional training offering. No lodging or meal reimbursement is available. All other expenses are the responsibility of the student.

For further information or to register, please contact Ray Sisk, Knox County EMA, 594-5155.

 

Contact:

Ray Sisk, Knox County EMA Director
594-5155
rsisk@knoxcountymaine.gov