The Office of Emergency Management run a number of courses to provide persons involved in emergency management key information on emergency management.
Due to the role school principals have in managing evacuations and emergencies, the Office of Emergency Management have granted Principals access to the "Emergency Management Overview" course. The online course outlines current information on legislation, the planning framework, roles and responsibilities, committee structures, and the comprehensive approach to, emergency management in NSW. This self paced short course is offered online, and free of charge.
Click here to access information on the course or to register.
The Office of Emergency Management has asked that Principals identify their school within the registration process, so they can have a record of who has completed the training from the Education Sector. Also, the Principals will need to identify a manager in their registration, this is purely for their information only.