Mitigation Planning Workshop for Local Governments - 6/21-22 - Durango

This 2-day workshop includes the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000, which amends the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act. The Mitigation Planning Workshop for Local Governments course assists representatives of local communities or multi-jurisdictional planning areas to develop a mitigation plan that meets community needs as well as the Section 322 local government planning requirements as described in 44 CFR Section 201.6. This workshop explains each of the requirements, demonstrates how  FEMA's new Mitigation Planning How-to-Guides can be used to address each requirement, and provides opportunities to begin the planning process in group activities with representatives of the same community or planning area.

The class will be held in Durango Recreation Center, Windom Room, 2700 Main Avenue
Durango, CO 81301.  Registration is being handled through CO.Train at - search for Course ID:  1026644.  The target audience is any persons whose jobs require mitigation activity or planning or those seeking Advanced Professional Series certification.

Recommended prerequisites:  NIMS IS 700, NIMS IS 800, ICS 100, ICS 200

For more information, contact Robyn Knappe - - (720) 852-6617.