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March 2015
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Mar 3rd, 2015 (Tue)
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  Pediatric Specific Medical Education
Emergency Management Operation Center Rankin County EOC
601 Marquette Road Brandon, MS 39042
Contact Nikki Irving @ mirving@umc.edu
Mar 3rd, 2015 (Tue) -- Mar 5th, 2015 (Thu)
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  L550 FEMA Continuity of Operations Planning Workshop --- CANCELLED/ TO BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE!!!
The goal of this workshop is to provide you with the tools and hands-on experiences necessary to improve your departments’ or agencies’ Continuity of Operations plans.
This includes identifying areas requiring more detail in your current continuity of operations plan and develops a strategy or strategies for resolving them.

Successful completion of Continuity Program Manager Train-the-Trainer (E/L 548) or IS 547 Introduction to Continuity of Operations.

March 3-5, 2015
8:30 am – 4: 30 pm

Mississippi Emergency Management Agency
1 MEMA Drive
Pearl, MS 39288

Please complete the application-FEMA Form 119-25-1.
Make sure the application is complete and signed by you and your supervisor.

At the end of this course, students will be able to:
• Assess your department’s/agency’s current continuity plan.
• Relate the planning steps to each phase of continuity operations.
• Identify key persons who should be included in the continuity planning process.
• Identify areas requiring more detail in your current continuity plan and develop a strategy or strategies for resolving them.

Federal, state, and local government employees responsible for Continuity planning.

There are no tuition fees for this course. Participants from Federal agencies and private industry or contractors to State or local governments must pay their own transportation and lodging fees.

Class participation is limited; however, a waitlist will be established and applicants will be contacted should there be a cancellation.

For more information contact:
Loretta Thorpe
Bureau Director-Training
Office of Preparedness
Mississippi Emergency Management Agency
Post Office Box 5644
Pearl, MS 39288
Office: 601-933-6370
Cell: 769-972-1618
Fax: 601-933-6815
lthorpe@mema.ms.gov
Mar 4th, 2015 (Wed) -- Mar 5th, 2015 (Thu)
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  ICS-400 Lowndes Co. Columbus MS
A ICS 400 Class will be taught in Lowndes Co, Columbus MS –Location TBA.
The classes will be taught over 2 days for Law, Fire City and County Personnel from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm each day.

For more information and Registration information please email your MEMA Contact person-Jesse Murphree at jmurphree@mema.ms.gov/601-933-6357

For registration contact the Lowndes Co. EMA Director- Cindy Lawrence—at 662-329-5110 or clawrence@bellsouth.net

Important Note: The FEMA SID number is mandatory on the indirect training enrollment form. Without a FEMA SID, participants will NOT receive a certificate of completion for the course. Please register today by going to the following website….. Please check out the FEMA training registration website at https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/.
Mar 10th, 2015 (Tue) -- Mar 11th, 2015 (Wed)
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  ICS 400: Advanced ICS Command and General Staff - Complex Incidents
DESCRIPTION:
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100 through ICS-300 courses. These earlier courses are prerequisites for ICS-400. The course objectives are as follows:
• Explain how major incidents engender special management challenges.
• Describe the circumstances in which an Area Command is established.
• Describe the circumstances in which multiagency coordination systems are established.

COURSE TIMES/DATES:
Classes on March 10 & 11, 2015

PREREQUISITES:
Each student must successfully complete IS 100, IS 200, IS 300, IS 700 & IS 800 independent study courses prior to start of course. These courses only take a few hours on the computer to complete. These courses are free and listed on the FEMA website: http://www.training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/crslist.asp

COURSE SIZE:
Maximum of 40 participants

TO REGISTER:
Contact: Marvin Ratliff, Sr., Claiborne EMA Director 601-437-4684; 601-437-1565 or (e-mail) marvinratliff@ccmsgov.us . Training applications must be faxed to 601-437-6885 or mailed to P.O. Box 558; 2033 Hwy 18 East, Port Gibson, MS 39150 or e-mailed to the e-mail above no later than February 13, 2015 with copies of pre-requisite certificates (IS 100, IS 200, IS 300, IS 700, & IS 800). For you to get an application contact the POC above. NOTE: EMI Student Identification Numbers (SID #) are required—Website to obtain this number is on the application—takes less than 10 minutes.

For MEMA class information, contact Kamika Durr @ 601-933-6360 or kwalker@mema.ms.gov.
Mar 12th, 2015 (Thu)
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  ICS-100 & 200 MBCI Choctaw MS Hospitality Center.
Beginning March 12, 2014 an ICS-100 & 200 Class will be taught at the Choctaw Fire Station in Neshoba County/Choctaw MS.

Classes will be taught for City and County Personnel from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm.

To Registration or for further information: Please contact
Mr. Phil Pickle at the
Choctaw Fire Station
13741 Hwy. 16 West
Choctaw, MS 39350
(601-656-0620) or email him at picklep@choctaw.org or Mr. Austin Tubby at Tubby, austin.tubby@choctaw.org

For MEMA Class information please call Jesse Murphree at 601-933-6367 or email at jmurphree@mema.ms.gov.

Important Note: The FEMA SID number is mandatory on the indirect training enrollment form. Without a FEMA SID, participants will NOT receive a certificate of completion for the course. Please register today by going to the following website….. Please check out the FEMA training registration website at https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/.
Mar 16th, 2015 (Mon) -- Mar 17th, 2015 (Tue)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Gulf Coast High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Drug Trends Training
MS Gulf Coast Community College, Jones Co. Campus 2300 Hwy 90, Gautier, MS 39553
For Question please call 601-933-9042
Mar 18th, 2015 (Wed) -- Mar 19th, 2015 (Thu)
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  ICS-300 MBCI Choctaw MS Neshoba Co./MBCI Hospitality Center
MBCI will be hosting an ICS 300 course for Tribal, City and County personnel and all other outside agencies and jurisdictions. Class will start at 0830 and go to roughly 1530 (4:30) each day. It is a 2 day course 16 + hours and builds upon your understanding of ICS for expanding and large incidents. Pre-requisites are: IS-100 and IS-200 which can both be found online through FEMA’S professional development series.

Classes will be taught over 2 days for City and County Personnel from 8:00 am until 5:30 pm each day.

To Registration or for further information: Please contact
Mr. Phil Pickle at the
Choctaw Fire Station
13741 Hwy. 16 West
Choctaw, MS 39350
(601-656-0620) or email him at picklep@choctaw.org or Mr. Austin Tubby at Tubby, austin.tubby@choctaw.org

For MEMA Class information please call Jesse Murphree at 601-933-6367 or email at jmurphree@mema.ms.gov.

Important Note: The FEMA SID number is mandatory on the indirect training enrollment form. Without a FEMA SID, participants will NOT receive a certificate of completion for the course. Please register today by going to the following website….. Please check out the FEMA training registration website at https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/.
Mar 18th, 2015 (Wed)
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  SMNS NURSING REFRESHER TRAINING / SMNS EXERCISE WITH AT RISK POPULATION
PEARL COMMUNITY CENTER
2420 OLD BRANDON ROAD
PEARL, MS
ESF-8 AIRPORT
FREIGHTWAYS ROAD
JACKSON, MS
CONTACT MILLIE SMITH 601-939-2660
Mar 24th, 2015 (Tue) -- Mar 26th, 2015 (Thu)
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  ICS-300 NIGHT Class-Quitman Co., Marks MS. --CANCELLED
The Quitman Co., EMA Office has CANCELLED an ICS 300 course for County personnel and all other outside agencies and jurisdictions. Class will start at 5:30 pm and go to roughly 1530 (10:30 pm) each night.

It is a 3 night course 16 + hours and builds upon your understanding of ICS for expanding and large incidents. Pre-requisites are: IS-100 and IS-200 which can both be found online through FEMA’S professional development series.

Classes will be taught over 2 days for City and County Personnel from 8:00 am until 5:30 pm each day.

To Registration or for further information: Please contact
Mr. Jimmy Matthews at the
Quitman Co. EMA Office
220 Chestnut St. Suite 3
Marks, MS 38646
(662-326-7909) or email him at quitmanema@att.net

For MEMA Class information please call Jesse Murphree at 601-933-6357 or email at jmurphree@mema.ms.gov.

Important Note: The FEMA SID number is mandatory on the indirect training enrollment form. Without a FEMA SID, participants will NOT receive a certificate of completion for the course. Please register today by going to the following website….. Please check out the FEMA training registration website at https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/.
Mar 25th, 2015 (Wed) -- Mar 26th, 2015 (Thu)
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  ICS 400 Training
Harrison County EOC
1801 23rd Avenue
Gulfport, MS 39502
Contact Bruce Wilkerson @ 228-865-4002
or email bawilkerson@co.harrison.ms.us
Mar 25th, 2015 (Wed)
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  SMNS NURSING REFRESHER TRAINING / SMNS EXERCISE WITH AT RISK POPULATION
LINCOLN COUNTY CIVIC CENTER
1096 BELT LINE DRIVE NE
BROOKHAVEN, MS
CONTACT MILLIE SMITH 601-939-2660
Mar 26th, 2015 (Thu) -- Mar 27th, 2015 (Fri)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Gulf Coast High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Investgative Internet Training
Baldwin County Law Enforcement Academy 15950 Msoley Road Stapleton, AL
For Questions please call 601-933-9042
Mar 31st, 2015 (Tue)
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  SMNS NURSING REFRESHER TRAINING / SMNS EXERCISE WITH AT RISK POPULATION
LOWERY WOODALL TECHNOLOGY CENTER
906 SULLIVAN FRIVE
HATTIESBURG, MS
CONTACT MILLIE SMITH 601-939-2660