EM 200: Emergency Operations Center

Credits 2
Quarter Offered

This course provides the student with skills and knowledge to manage an Emergency Operations Center (EOC), acquire and control resources, and interface with on-scene responders within Incident Management Systems. This class may include students from multiple sections. (Formerly HSEM 200)


2.0 or higher or concurrent enrollment in EM 102 or EM 105

  1. Introduction to Emergency Operations Center (EOC).
  2. Functions of the Emergency Operations Center.
  3. Jurisdictional Setting of the Emergency Operations Center.
  4. Staffing and Operating the Emergency Operations Center.
  5. Designing an Emergency Operations Center.
  6. Incident Management Systems.
  7. Public Information Officer (PIO) Operations/Information Management.