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Announcement New FEMA Independent Study Course - IS-319.A: Tornado Mitigation Basics for Mitigation Staff

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Course Overview
The goal of this course is to train Hazard Mitigation Specialists to explain both the tornado and high-wind hazards and how to mitigate future damages effectively, to people affected by these hazard events.
Course Objectives:
  • Two types of winds that cause damage
  • Mitigation measures specific to manufactured housing
  • The importance of directing impacted individuals to local building officials, engineers, and other specialists before starting repairs
  • Official FEMA information, publications, and websites that support the mitigation recommendations made to the public
Course Length:
1 hour
 
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