Mississippi Calendar

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May 2016
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May 4th, 2016 (Wed)
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
  ICS 288 Volenteers and Donation Management
This training will support local governments and their Emergency
Management partners in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from disaster events at the local level.
Location:
George County
Rocky Creek VFD Training Room
1250 Rocky Creek Rd
Lucedale MS 39452
Contact:
Jsmith@mema.ms.gov
Nancy Smith George County EMA , emadirector@georgecountyms.gov
May 5th, 2016 (Thu)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  G288: Local Volunteer and Donations Management --- Pontotoc County
This training will support local governments and their Emergency Management partners in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from disaster events at the local level. The course is designed to strengthen the abilities of local jurisdictions to successfully prepare for and handle volunteer and donations management issues that may arise.

Location: TBD

Contact: Kamika Durr/ MEMA Training Officer at kwalker@mema.ms.gov for class info and registration.
May 9th, 2016 (Mon)
  SMRS Expo (2 of 2)
Grenada, MS
May 11th, 2016 (Wed) -- May 13th, 2016 (Fri)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  G-290: Basic PIO Course and G291 Course -Leflore Co. Leflore Co. Detention Center
The 290 course provides training on and resources for personnel who require a basic understanding of the Incident Command System (ICS). It introduces the ICS and provides the foundation for higher-level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the ICS. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System.

The 291 course is designed to equip Public Information Officers (PIOs) to establish and operate in a Joint Information System/Center (JIS/JIC). The purpose of the course is to build on the solo PIO competencies gained in the Basic PIO courses and apply those skills in an expanding incident.

To register, complete a MEMA Training Application with SID# and email jmurphree@mema.ms.gov or jsspears@lauderdalecounty.org or fax your registration to 601-933-6815 Attention: Jesse Murphree. You can contact Fred Randle at glema1@cgdsl.net or call 662-453-1428 at the Leflore Co. EOC Office

Date
May 11-12, 2016
May 11-13, 2016

Time
9:00 a.m. –4:30 p.m.
Location
TBA
Leflore County
Greenwood, MS 38930
May 19th, 2016 (Thu)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  MSDH PHEPSAC/ESF 8
Eagle Ridge in Raymond, MS
Tommy Boxx 601-933-6866
May 21st, 2016 (Sat) -- May 24th, 2016 (Tue)
  Course Name: L984 Task Force/Strike Team Leader
Course Name: L984 Task Force/Strike Team Leader

Course Date: May 21st – May 24th, 2016
Course Time: 1300-1700 (Saturday evening through Tuesday @ Noon)
Course Location: Mississippi State University
Coastal Research and Extension Center
1815 Popp’s Ferry Road
Biloxi, MS 39532 (Harrison County)
Course Description: This course will address the roles and responsibilities appropriate to a Task Force/Strike Team Leader operating on concert with a local or state-level AHIMT. These responsibilities fall into two categories: (1) responding to the incident and the command needs of the incident, and (2) effectively fulfilling the position responsibilities of a Task Force/Strike Team Leader in conjunction with an AHIMT. This is an all-hazards, instructor-led course that facilitates learning through discussion, lecture, and active participation in multiple exercise scenarios.
Prerequisites Required: IS 100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS 300

Recommended: ICS 400

Contact Person (s): Please complete the attached application FEMA 119-25 and send to Loretta Thorpe at lthorpe@mema.ms.gov or 601-933-6370 (O) 601-933-6815 (F) or Anne Hilburn at anneh@ext.msstate.edu or 662-325-3141 (O) 662-325-8954 (F).
May 21st, 2016 (Sat) -- May 24th, 2016 (Tue)
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  L984 Task Force/Strike Team Leader
Course Name: L984 Task Force/Strike Team Leader
Course Date: May 21st – May 24th, 2016
Course Time: 1300-1700 (Saturday evening through Tuesday @ Noon)
Course Location: Mississippi State University
Coastal Research and Extension Center
1815 Popp’s Ferry Road
Biloxi, MS 39532 (Harrison County)
Course Description: This course will address the roles and responsibilities appropriate to a Task Force/Strike Team Leader operating on concert with a local or state-level AHIMT. These responsibilities fall into two categories: (1) responding to the incident and the command needs of the incident, and (2) effectively fulfilling the position responsibilities of a Task Force/Strike Team Leader in conjunction with an AHIMT. This is an all-hazards, instructor-led course that facilitates learning through discussion, lecture, and active participation in multiple exercise scenarios.
Prerequisites Required: IS 100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS 300
Recommended: ICS 400
Contact Person (s): Please complete the attached application FEMA 119-25 and send to Loretta Thorpe at lthorpe@mema.ms.gov or 601-933-6370 (O) 601-933-6815 (F) or Anne Hilburn at anneh@ext.msstate.edu or 662-325-3141 (O) 662-325-8954 (F).
May 23rd, 2016 (Mon) -- May 27th, 2016 (Fri)
  Partners In Preparedness Summit
IP Casino and Hotel, Biloxi
Joel Langston @ 601-933-6386