Introduction to Emergency Planning and Management
BUS237 (Not Liberal Arts) Introduction to Emergency Planning and Management 3 hrs. 3 crs. An introduction to context, considerations and procedures in managing emergencies and disasters. The course will focus on the importance of developing and disseminating a disaster plan within the organization, as well as delineating and communicating areas of responsibility for action. The role of the emergency planner in the overall planning function will be considered. Emphasis will be placed on strategies for mitigation of disaster from natural disasters, technological hazards, human errors, sabotage and terrorism.Preq: ECON 101 or 102.