Leading Tabletop Exercises in Emergency Response
Europe: Monday 14th November (10:00 - 16:00, London time)
The Americas: Monday 21st November 2022 (10:00 - 16:00, New York, Washington DC and Ottawa, Canada time)
Australasia: Monday 28th November (12:00 - 18:00 Auckland, New Zealand; 10:00 - 16:00 Sydney and 07:00 - 13:00 Perth, Australia)
Venue: Online (Zoom platform)
Table-top exercises are one of the most time and cost-effective ways of testing the effectiveness of emergency plans and the level of preparedness of an organisation to respond to a disaster. In this course you will learn how to prepare and effectively facilitate a table-top exercise in practice for your organisation. The course will cover the following elements:
Planning tabletop exercises: defining purpose and setting objectives, preparing exercise manual document in practice, scenario development and planning logistics
Conduct exercise: introducing the tabletop exercise to players, table-top exercise delivery in practice
Evaluation: successful debriefing, giving feedback and reporting
This course is highly practical, and the participants will be required to actively engage in the process of planning, conducting, and evaluating a tabletop exercise during the course. The number of participants is limited to 20.
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