Federal Guide For Dam Safety

Credit: 3 PDH

Course Fee: $45.00

40 Pages


Course Summary

There are many types of emergency events that could affect dams. Whenever people live in areas that could be flooded as a result of failure of or operation at a dam, there is a potential for loss of life and damage to property. The general purpose of this course is to encourage thorough and consistent emergency action planning to help save lives and reduce property damage in areas that would be affected by dam failure or operation.

Learning Objectives

  • Basic considerations for preparing emergency action plans
  • Suggested EAP (Emergency Action Plan) format

Course Author

Federal Emergency Management Agency



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