OPITO Major Emergency Management - Initial Response Training (MEMIR) 7228
MOG Industry Training
|Min / Max Class Sizes||3 / 6|
|Registration Fee||112,000 THB + VAT @ 7%|
|Venue||Laem Chabang (near Pattaya)|
|Certificate||OPITO (Standard Code 7228)|
|Accommodation||Optional & additional – many choices available|
|Meals and Breaks||Included|
|Pre-requisites||Valid Medical Certificate|
OPITO-approved MEMIR Training provides personnel with formal training in command, control, communications and stress-related factors in the management of major emergencies. This programme also provides initial emergency management training for personnel who are undertaking a training and competence programme to progress to the role of an emergency response manager.
Who Should Attend?
The target group for Major Emergency Management Initial Response (MEMIR) training is personnel who are either designated as being in charge of, are members of, or provide support to an emergency management team in an emergency.
Physical and Stressful Demands
Training and/or assessment activities contained within this Standard may include potentially stressful elements. All personnel who participate in such activities must be physically and mentally capable of participating fully.
Aim and Objectives
The aim of the MEMIR Training is to equip personnel with formal training in command, control, communications and stress-related factors in the management of major emergencies. In addition, this programme also provides initial emergency management training for personnel who are undertaking a training and competence programme to progress to the role of an emergency response manager.
The objectives of the MEMIR Training are that delegates will be able to:
- Understand the key factors of preparing for, responding to, and maintaining control throughout the development or escalation of an emergency situation.
- Learn how to manage communication, emergency-related information and put into place predetermined plans at the point when the emergency alarm has been raised, to the point when the emergency manager is assured that the emergency is over.
- Understand how stress can impact on individuals and team performance during emergencies.
- Have the opportunity to role-play as the emergency manager in a minimum of two specific types of emergency scenarios. This is a key element of the training programme, and is backed up by constructive feedback from the course instructional team.
The training course consists of the following modules and elements:
Module 1 Theory of Major Emergency Management
Element 1.1 Major Emergencies
Element 1.2 The Emergency Manager
Element 1.3 The Emergency Command Centre Facilities and Information Management
Element 1.4 Pre-planning and Maintaining a State of Readiness
Element 1.5 Dealing with Stress
Module 2 Practical Elements of Major Emergency Management
Element 2.1 Assessing the Situation
Element 2.2 Taking Effective Action
Element 2.3 Maintaining Communications
Element 2.4 Delegating Authority
Element 2.5 Managing Self and Team