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21st Century FEMA Study Course: Developing and Managing Volunteers (IS-244.a) - VOADs, NGOs, Case Studies, Interviews, Evaluations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers training in identifying volunteer resources and recruiting, assigning, training, supervising, evaluating, and motivating volunteers. The course also focuses on coordinating with Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOADs) and NGOs.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Effective Communication (IS-242.a) - Hearing versus Listening, Media Interviews, Templates for Written Communications, Humor, Nonverbal Cues and Clusters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to improve your communication skills. It addresses: Basic communication skills; How to communicate in an emergency; and more.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Leadership and Influence (IS-240.a) - Case Studies, Rule of Six, Paradigms, Balancing Inquiry and Advocacy, Personal Influence and Political Savvy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to improve your leadership and influence skills.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Planning (IS-235.a) - Community Emergency Plan Review, Incident Management Case Studies, NRF, ESF, EOP, Appendices and Annexes
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed for emergency management personnel who are involved in developing an effective emergency planning system.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Fundamentals of Emergency Management (IS-230.a) - Integrated EMS, Incident Management, Case Studies, Prevention, Preparedness, Response, Recovery, Mitigation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces the fundamentals of emergency management as an integrated system, surveying how the resources and capabilities of all functions at all levels (federal, state, local, private sector) can be networked together in all phases for all hazards.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance (IS-212) - HMA Grant Programs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to educate students on the benefits of the Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs and how to become qualified to apply for a grant under the HMA grant programs.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Applying ICS to Healthcare Organizations (IS-200.HCa) - Physicians, Department Managers, Unit Leaders, Charge Nurses, And Hospital Administrators
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to provide training on the Incident Command System (ICS) to healthcare professionals whose primary responsibility is emergency management, to include middle management within a hospital or healthcare system.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents (IS-200.b) - Incident Command System, Floods, Hostage Situations, HazMat, Leadership and Management
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS-200 provides training on and resources for personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Exercise Design (IS-139) - Drills, Functional Exercises, Table Top and Full-scale Exercises, Emergency and Disaster Scenario
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) covers the purpose, characteristics, and requirements of three main types of exercises: tabletop exercises, functional exercises, and full-scale exercises.
The Well From Hell
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Well From Hell offers an engaging and informative context for BP’s tragedy in the Gulf of Mexico, placing the company’s failures in the larger and colorful story of BP’s corporate culture. Sargent also considers the spill’s potential legacy in the broader frame of other oil spills, the geology of our remaining oil, and the incentives that drive energy production.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Exercise Evaluation and Improvement Planning (IS-130) - After Action Reports, Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces the basics of emergency management exercise evaluation and improvement planning. It also builds a foundation for exercise evaluation concepts as identified in the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP).
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Livestock in Disasters (IS-111) - For Farmers, Extension Agents - Cattle, Pigs, Poultry, Floods, Storms
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI). is for farmers, extension agents, emergency managers and others who have interests in the livestock industry. It describes the various hazards that animals can face and how to mitigate them, as well as how to respond to an actual disaster.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Workplace Violence Awareness Training 2011 (IS-106.11)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,310. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) gives employees awareness of violence in the workplace, how to recognize the warning signs, and what actions to take to prevent or minimize violence.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Deployment Basics (IS-101.a) - Domestic Incident Deployments, Homeland Security, NIMS
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to help prepare participants for deployment to a domestic incident.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Schools (IS-100.SCa)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) for schools.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Law Enforcement (IS-100.LEb)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,400. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) ICS 100.LE, Introduction to the Incident Command System for Law Enforcement, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training.
Rioting for Morons: A Delinquent's Guide to Post Riot Remorse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Wow, the aftermath of game 7 was crazzzzy! Now you need to know a few things, and soon. Like, how do I get pepper spray out of my Canucks jersey? When my child grows up, how will I tell them that they were conceived in the middle of Granville Street during a riot? Answers to these questions, and many more, can all be found in the official Vancouver 2011, Rioting Guide for Morons!
Veteran Homelessness: Department of Veterans Affairs Homeless Assessment Report to Congress
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This report is the result of ongoing collaboration between HUD and the VA to understand the extent and nature of homelessness among veterans in the United States. The information presented in this report is intended to inform public policymakers, local practitioners and the general public about veteran homelessness.
FEMA Document Series: Federal Guidelines for Dam Safety: Emergency Action Planning for Dam Owners
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document describes federal guidelines for dam safety. There are many types of emergency events that could affect dams. Whenever people live in areas that could be flooded as a result of failure of or operation at a dam, there is a potential for loss of life and damage to property.
FEMA Document Series: Developing and Promoting Mitigation Best Practices and Case Studies - Communication Strategy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document describes communications strategies for developing and promoting disaster mitigation practices. Documenting and promoting mitigation efforts, both during and after disaster recovery operations, have long been undertaken by many federal, state, local and private-sector entities.