EMP 240 Leadership & Influence

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Explores the dynamics of managing major emergency incidents, focusing on the National Incident Command System. Covers major incidents where large life, property, or economic losses are possible. Includes organization and staffing, incident and event planning/staffing, organizing a response to an incident, and incident resource management. Actual incidents are discussed and analyzed. Focuses on the experience of others in handling major emergencies and the preplanning of emergencies.