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MGT 343 - Disaster Management for Water and Waste Water Utilities (MGT 343)

The Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities course provides students with information about the Environmental Protection Agencies (EPA) Response Protocol Toolbox covering necessary steps to be taking during the response and recovery Water and Wastewater Utilities facilities. Participants will be guided through the various issues concerning preparing for, responding to, and recovering from incidents affecting water and/or wastewater facilities. The course introduces the various natural and man-made (accidental or intentional) hazards to which water and wastewater systems may be vulnerable and the potential effects the hazards may induce. Planning for and managing incidents are discussed, as well as disaster mitigation, response and recovery specific to drinking water and wastewater systems.


  • Water and Wastewater Utility Personnel
  • Directors
  • Department Heads
  • Supervisors/Superintendents
  • Operators
  • Field Personnel
  • Customer Service
  • Lab Personnel
  • Inspectors
  • Engineers
  • State/Local Regulatory Personnel
  • Environmental/Local Regulatory Personnel, including:
    • Tribal Councils
    • City Elected Officials
    • City ManagersCounty Elected Officials
    • Senior Emergency Response Personnel
    • Utility Board Members
Category/Level Basic  
Language English 
Date(s)  Wed. Apr 24, 2019 8-5 
Thu. Apr 25, 2019 8-5 
Location New Hanover County NE Regional Library
1241 Military Cutoff Road, Wilmington NC 28405 
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Building/Room Oleander Room 
Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By Southeastern Healthcare Preparedness Region 
Primary Instructor FED, Direct Delivery 
Course Length 2 days 
Course Hours
Prerequisites None

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