Incident Awareness (CANCELLED)
AboutHosted by Communities Prepared, Incident Awareness is an introduction to emergency response and offers guidance on building a Community Emergency Volunteer (CEV) group that can respond to a range of emergencies.
The session is designed for flood wardens and other community volunteers looking to develop their understanding of the responsibilities and limitations of their role, increase knowledge on a range of emergencies and learn new skills to build the capabilities of their group. Breakout sessions will provide an opportunity to make new connections and explore options for future collaborative working in order to help grow community resilience across the region.
Join this session to build your knowledge on a range of key topics, including:
• The three Cs (Command, Control and Communications)
• Working with emergency responders
• Undertaking dynamic risk assessments
• Implementing a basic command structure for a volunteer group
Online event access details will be provided by the event organiser