EM 105: Introduction to Tribal Emergency Management

Credits 5 Lecture hours per quarter 55
Quarter Offered

This course provides the groundwork on which Tribal Emergency Management can build a strong foundation of preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation for their communities. This class may include students from multiple sections. (Formerly HSEM 105)

  1. Identify the essential elements of an effective Tribal Emergency Management program.
  2. Identify the various roles and responsibilities of Emergency Management Professionals.
  3. Describe the laws and policies that effectuate Tribal Emergency Management.
  4. Describe Hazard Mitigation requirements and techniques.
  5. Describe the Disaster Declaration Process as applicable to federally recognized Native American Tribes.