CCDHSEM Severe Weather Community Preparedness Workshop
F-5 Tornado Disaster Response and Recovery
Joplin, Missouri Three Years Later
Chief Lane Roberts, Joplin Police Department
Public Alert and Warning
Effective Risk-based Community Weather Warning
University of Alabama Center for Advanced Public Safety
Dr. Laura Myers Ph.D., Senior Research Social Scientist
National Weather Service Storm Spotter Training
A certification program that educates potential spotters about severe storm structure, how to identify cloud features and other environmental clues to identify severe storms and tornadoes.
Course Length: 6 hours
Course Timeline: Saint Xavier University
Warde Academic Center Butler Reception Room
3700 West 103rd Street
Chicago, IL 60655
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT)
Registration Information: Cook County Dept of Homeland Security and Emergency Management 312/603-8421 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cook-county-dhsem-severe-weather-community-preparedness-workshop-tickets-10621078933
Scheduled Classes: There are no scheduled dates for this course.
Please note: Applications for courses will be accepted up to 1 day prior to the course date. However, the cutoff date for lodging is 7 days prior to class.
If you want to learn more about the Training Program or are interested in attending a specific course, please contact your IEMA Regional Coordinator or Lori McTaggart. Registration should be made in advance to attend any IEMA sponsored class. Walk-in registrations are only accepted if room space and course materials are available. To register for IEMA classes, please see the IEMA Online Registration and Tracking Program Page.