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G-202 Debris Management

Description: This course is designed to provide local officials who may have to manage debris removal and disposal in the aftermath of a tornado, flood, or hurricane with the knowledge and skills to do so. The course covers staff development, pre-disaster planning, local response and recovery actions, contracting procedures, selecting and operating a temporary debris storage site, volume reduction methods, environmental regulations, and dealing with special debris situations.

Target Audience: State and local emergency management personnel; department heads from local public works, road and bridge, and environmental health departments; representatives of other local and state agencies that may become involved in hauling or disposing of debris in the aftermath of a disaster.

Note: This course is part of the FEMA Advanced Practice Series (APS). The APS curriculum provides "how to" training focused on skills needed for emergency operations and management.
Special Instructions: TDEM will not reimburse any cost for attending this course.
Date: June 27-30, 2016, 0800-1700
Location: Richardson Fire Training Center
1621 E. Lookout Drive
Contact: Alisha Gimbel
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