Prevent. Protect. Respond. Recover.

Exercises

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The State Exercise Program is primarily focused to meet the needs of the local jurisdictions because all disasters are local. It also fosters the building of strong partnerships among first response and emergency management agencies, organizations and communities.

Types of Exercise:

Six types of exercises are commonly used and can categorized as either being discussion-based or operational. Both are necessary for a comprehensive exercise program.

  • Orientation
  • Seminar
  • Workshop
  • Drill
  • Tabletop
  • Functional
  • Full-Scale

Program Resources:

All Regional Coordinators have available to them exercise enhancement for any exercise:

  • Websites and technical support
  • Evaluation Teams
  • Model city
  • Moulage kits, mannequins
  • Mobile Exercise Lab fully equipped with radios, signs, vests, phones, props