Topic: Fire Safety & Emergency Planning
Please join your maintenance colleagues at the 2019 NERAHMS Spring Trainings. These trainings will take place on Tuesday, April 16, at Westbrook Housing Authority and again on April 23 at Bangor Housing (these are duplicate trainings to accomodate travel planning). The trainings will be presented by HAIG, and lunch will be provided to all.
***Please refer to additional details on the Eventbrite registration page for registering as a NERAHMS member or joining NERAHMS for fiscal year 2019.
Learning objectives for these trainings:
Business Continuity Planning
Recognize the differences between business continuity planning, disaster recovery, and crisis management
Apply business continuity and crisis management strategies
Resident Relocation Best Practices
Identify local resources available to aid in disaster planning and disaster recovery efforts
Identify key factors in relation to resident relocation and emergency housing needs
Identify long term recovery resources, as well as claims team recommendations for resident relocation
Fire Safety Seeing Through the Smoke
Recommended procedures for Housing Agencies to follow after a fire. The course will begin with a brief review of how a fire starts, followed by recommended practices for the planning phases prior to an incident.
The training will then transition into a breakdown of Fire Department response, and the recommended practices for an agency to follow during the hours, days, and weeks after a fire.