• Emergency Management

    Associated of Applied Science Degree

    Emergency Management course work prepares a student to make decisions, problem solve, communicate effectively and coordinate all sources necessary for preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery for any possible emergency or disaster. A program description and list of approved courses can be found on the Criminal Justice/Emergency Management website: http://www.clackamas.edu/HumanServices/EmergencyManagement/

    For information call 503-594-3207.

    PROGRAM OUTCOMES

    Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

    • identify the components of the National Incident Management System (NIMS),
    • describe the duties and functions of each of the major roles within the Incident Command System (ICS),
    • discuss the role of non-professional responders in emergency management,
    • chart the interaction between federal, state, local and tribal agencies when managing an emergency,
    • list the uses of emergency management exercises for improving emergency preparedness,
    • demonstrate skills necessary to function as an Emergency Management professional.

    CAREERS

    Career opportunities include local emergency manager, FEMA worker, public safety manager, Homeland Defense Agency worker and risk assessment manager.

    For information contact Yvonne Smith, 503-594-3207 or yvonnes@clackamas.edu

  • Contact our Education, Human Services and Criminal Justice Department

    Oregon City - 19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, Oregon 97045

    Call us: 503-594-3203