DOB COOP-DAPR 2019 Full Scale Exercise - SEAoNY Members Only!
As a professional, you are invited to Participate to the Department of Buildings’ Continuity of Operations Program – Damage Assessment and Power Restoration 2019 Full scale Exercise (DOB COOP-DAPR 2019 FSE)
In collaboration with FDNY at Fort Totten – Queens on one of the below dates
- Thursday, October 10, 2019
- Friday, October 11, 2019
- Monday, October 14, 2019
- Tuesday, October 15, 2019
- Wednesday, October 16, 2019
- Thursday, October 17, 2019
- Friday, October 18, 2019
Daily Agenda (the same for each day/session)
8:00–12:00 Classroom Training
13:00–15:00 Field Exercise
15:00–16:00 Hot Wash
AIA Course Number - S052019; 7.5 LU/HSW for Professionals (P.E. / R.A.)
AIA Accredited Course Description:
To comply with the high standards set out by Federal Continuity Directives 1 & 2 and NYC Executive Order No. 107, the Department of Buildings Continuity of Operations / Emergency Management Team in collaboration with FDNY Center for Terrorism and Disaster Preparedness (CTDP) will perform the annual training exercise for: Preparing for, responding to, recovering from, and mitigating the potential effects of emergencies / disasters on Buildings’ structure and equipment. Attendees will be able to identify the Construction Codes standards for design, construction, and maintenance of buildings/equipment as they relate to risk mitigation for protecting public safety, health and welfare, and advance sustainability and resiliency goals.
- Learning Objective 1:
Participants will discuss and become familiar with the Continuity of Operations Program (COOP) – Damage Assessment and Power Restoration (DAPR) program requirements for first/emergency responders responding to disaster emergencies.
- Learning Objective 2:
Participants will review the Citywide Health and Safety Plan (CHASP) which assists New York City agencies plan, organize operations and resources to address multi-agency Health and Safety (H&S) needs during the emergency response and recovery phases of an incident.
- Learning Objective 3:
Participants will learn about Applied Technical Council (ATC), FEMA and Construction Codes requirements for Building Damage Assessment process in order to determine if structures that sustained incident-related damage are safe to re-occupy.
- Learning Objective 4:
Participants will acknowledge FEMA USAR – NY-TF 1 and FDNY SOC-TF mission and markings system to ensure the safety and welfare of building occupants, and identify further actions of repair and power restoration.
Participation to DOB COOP- DAPR FSE is a requirement for the On-Call Emergency Contracts (OCEC) - Building Assessment Teams
Please confirm your participation/attendance day to DOB_COOP (Buildings) DCOOP@buildings.nyc.gov with the subject line: SEAoNY at DOB 2019 FSE.
If there are any questions regarding the exercise please contact Dmitri Dits, CBCP at DDits@buildings.nyc.gov
Arrival to Fort Totten no later than 7:45 am; parking outside – inside transportation is provided by FDNY IMT. Bring your Hard Hat and adequate shoes, your Lunch or $$ to buy from a local vendor