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May 6 – Alexandria – LaWARN

May 6, 2014 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm CDT

Best Western Hotel & Conf Ctr, 2720 N MacArthur, Alexandria, LA
(Credit hours (8) have been approved for: Water Production, Treatment & Distribution and Wastewater Treatment & Collection)

7:00am-8:00am — Registration8:00am-8:15am — Introductions and Training Session Goals: Patrick Credeur, LRWA Executive Director & LaWARN Chair, and Rusty Reeves, LRWA Deputy Director8:15am-9:15am — Preparing Your System for a Disaster: Rusty Reeves, LRWA Deputy Director9:15am-9:45am — GOHSEP and EMAC’s Role in a Disaster: Victoria Carpenter, GOSEP, EMAC Coordinator/Team Lead9:45am-10:15am — Developing Response Capabilities–Mission Ready Packages: Victoria Carpenter, GOSEP, EMAC Coordinator/Team Lead10:15am-12:00pm — System Responsibility and Roles during a Disaster: Patrick Credeur, LRWA Executive Director & LaWARN Chair, and Rusty Reeves, LRWA Deputy Director12:00pm-1:00pm — Lunch provided by LRWA1:00pm-2:00pm — Dept. of Health and Hospitals, Office of Public Health’s Role during a Disaster: Chris Soileau, DHH-OPH2:00pm-3:15 pm — Panel Discussion – Sharing Systems’ Prior Emergency Responses3:15pm-4:30pm — Hands On Demonstrations of Water/Wastewater Emergency Response Equipment (Attendees will divide into groups and go to multiple stations regarding the procedures for operation, sizing, and maintenance, of generators, pumps, and other emergency equipment.): LRWA Staff and Others4:30pm-5:00pm — Questions/Closing Comments Please join us for this Louisiana Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network (LaWARN) event to learn more about mutual aid/assistance in the water andwastewater sector and how LaWARN allows member utilities to provide one another with critical personnel and resources during emergencies. If your system has not joined LaWARN please see our website Here you can print a membership application, complete the form, and faxor mail to LRWA. The best thing is this membership does not cost anything. After completing the membership application please print the mutual aid andassistance agreement, and mail to: LRWA, P O Box 180, Kinder, LA 70648.  Click Here to Download AgendaClick here to Download Registration Form


May 6, 2014
7:00 am - 5:00 pm CDT
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