Sapira 1 - Emergency & Incident Management

Roles, Responsibilities, Policies and Plans

Course Description

With the ever increasing emphasis of improving resilience and the launch of Standards such as ISO 14001 (Environmental Management) and BS 25999 (Business Continuity) organisations large and small are looking to improve their ability to withstand an emergency. This 4 hour course gives delegates an overview of incident and emergency management, the roles, responsibilities and plans that need to be created. The course also links to the Sapira 2 Spill Training Courses and the more detailed Sapira C2 Command & Control.

Who should attend?

  • All Senior Managers responsible for business continuity
  • Members of the crisis management resource
  • Any staff developing or implementing incident response plans
  • Spill Team Leaders

Benefits to Your Business

  • Improved response to Incidents and Emergencies
  • Improved Business Resilience
  • Correctly and Constructed Emergency and Incident Plans
  • Spill Contingency Plan correctly conceived and integrated
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Typical Course Cost £1,200
(Min 4 Max 10 Delegates)

Course Structure

A program of distinct elements, including practical desk top exercises, based on and featuring several case studies and example documents.

Topics Covered include:

  • Incidents v Emergencies
  • Incident Management - Roles, Responsibilities and Command Structures
  • Creating a Business Continuity Plan with appropriate Incident Plans relevant to your organisation
  • Emergency Response within an Integrated Management System approach (Business Impact Analysis)
  • First Response Objectives - ICE, Dynamic Risk Assessment, PPE Selection