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Course Description:
Libraries, archives, and museums must be prepared to protect staff, users, collections, and facilities in the event of emergencies ranging from minor crises to community-wide disasters. This course helps participants prepare for and limit various types of damage through risk assessment, disaster planning, and recovery procedures.

The course starts August 28, 2017. It is an asynchronous online course designed to be completed in 4 weeks and is designed for individual participation. Participants will spend approximately 2 hours each week on viewing lectures, answering quizzes, and completing homework assignments. It is recommended that you complete each week’s work within that week to stay in sync with other learners.

Learning Objectives:
* Describe the basic elements of disaster planning
* Assess risks based upon geography and building issues
* Create a plan for recovery after a disaster
* Determine appropriate disaster supplies and sources

Course Fee: $175.00

Last day to register: August 25, 2017