EMG103 Emergency Management Plan Development (8)


This subject introduces emergency management planning. It examines the planning process, the specification of emergency management needs, resource availability, needs ratification, organisational design, the selection of emergency management strategies and planning implementation.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 2
DistanceManly Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: EMG103
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Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLAustralian Graduate School of Policing and Security

Assumed Knowledge


Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
- be able to describe the relevance of emergency planning to risk management; - be able to analyse the content and context of emergency planning and risk management; - be able to explain the techniques of risk management; - be able to select risk management strategies; and - be able to determine risk management situations derived from their vulnerability/hazard analysis.


The subject will cover the following topics:
  Hazard analysis and risk management planning Review of hazard analysis and risk identification Principles of risk management planning Project definition Formation of a planning group Resource requirements and resource availability for effective risk management Formulation of an risk management plan


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.