TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT: Advanced Critical Infrastructure Protection (MGT-414)


December 19, 2016


Advanced Critical Infrastructure Protection (MGT-414)
May 25, 2017
Maine Emergency Management Agency Classroom
45 Commerce Drive, Suite 2
Augusta, Maine 04330

Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service
National Emergency Response and Rescue Training Center

The purpose of this management level course is to extend the knowledge, skills, and abilities developed in the awareness level course (AWR-213) and to formulate considerations for the resilience of jurisdictional assets leveraging cross-sector partnerships. These considerations, as part of a resilience action plan, will enhance the whole community's ability to manage the risk associated with critical infrastructure protection efforts. Participants receive a template for presenting all of the relevant data for jurisdictional or regional resilience.

Major topics include:

  • Describe the national strategy of resilience relative to the local partner role
  • Describe the whole community approach relative to the National Preparedness Goal
  • Identify and prioritize jurisdictional critical infrastructure assets and interdependencies across all Critical Infrastructure sectors
  • Describe the purpose and components of a resilience plan
  • Analyze asset and sector impact on jurisdictional resilience
  • Develop options for sector-specific next steps for highest priority sectors
  • Develop a list of jurisdiction-level (regional) resilience actions

Training Level: Management and Planning

Participant Audience:

  • Critical infrastructure owners, operators, and managers
  • State, local, tribal, and territorial government senior officials and managers
  • DHS personnel
  • Sector-Specific Agency managers
  • Other managers with critical infrastructure responsibilities

Prerequisites: None, however, attendance in AWR-213 is highly recommended. If attendance is not possible, completion of the IS-860 online course is suggested.

Continuing Education Credits: IACET - .8 CEUs

Class Size: 24



Daisy Mueller, MEMA