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Courses: Tsunami Awareness and Flooding Hazards

August 7, 2019

Tsunami Awareness Course (AWR-217)

Join us for our Tsunami Awareness course and enhance your abilities to support your organizations' tsunami preparedness and response efforts.

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Obtain a better understanding of:

  1. The tsunami hazard;
  2. Current hazard assessment tools and products;
  3. Tsunami warning and dissemination systems and methods; and
  4. Methods of community response to local and distant tsunamis.

Course Dates, Hours and Locations

Registration

To register, contact Irvin Mason at (340) 774-2244 or send an email to irvin.mason@vitema,vi.gov.

 


 

Flooding Hazards: Science And Preparedness Course (AWR-362)

Join us for our Flooding Hazards: Science and Preparedness course. Learn about the current science behind the causes of floods, flood forecasting, flood risk assessment, and best practices for preparation and mitigation for both short- and long-fuse flooding events.

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Gain a better understanding regarding the factors that contribute to flooding and how they determine flood risk. Enhance your abilities to read and interpret forecasts, watches, and warnings from the National Weather Service and hydrographs from the U.S. Geological Survey. Increase your knowledge of how to plan for properly preparation for sudden flooding, such as flash flooding and dam breaks, and long-use flood events such as river flooding.

Course Dates, Hours and Locations

Registration

To register, contact Irvin Mason at (340) 774-2244 or send an email to irvin.mason@vitema,vi.gov.

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