training

LID Solutions' Staff continues training and continuing education on a constant basis from state, federal, and local sources.

Planning & Preparedness

  • Local Mitigation Planning Workshop (G-318)
  • Flooding Hazards: Science & Preparedness (AWR-362)
  • Advanced Emergency Planning (G-235A)
  • EOC Operations and Planning for All Hazards (MGT-346)
  • Evacuation and Re-Entry Planning (G-358)
  • Anticipating Hazardous Weather & Community Risk, 2nd Edition
  • Fort Bend County Tabletop & Functional Exercises

Mitigation

  • Hazard Mitigation Flood Insurance in Disaster Operations
  • Hazard Mitigation Floodplain Management in Disaster
  • Flood Mitigation Basics for Mitigation Staff

REsponse & Recovery

  • Disaster Operations for Water and Wastewater Utilities (MGT-343)
  • Flood Fight Operations (G-361)
  • On-Scene Crisis Leadership and Decision Making For Hazmat Incidents Course (MGT-457)
  • Rapid Needs Assessment (G-557)
  • ICS - EOC Interface (G-191)
  • Recovery From Disaster: The Local Government Role (G-205)
  • EOC Operations and Planning for All Hazards (MGT-346)
  • EOC Management and Operations
  • Confined Space Entry Program
  • Technical Rescue Program
  • Hazardous Materials - Operations Level
  • Emergency Medical Technician Certification
  • Dam Safety Workshop
  • Generator and Emergency Power Operations & Maintenance
  • Pump and Motor Maintenance
  • Utility and Disaster Finance & Accounting

technology & communications

  • Warning Coordination (G-272)
  • Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS)
  • Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) for the American Public
  • Applications of GIS for Emergency Management
  • Geospatial Information Systems Specialist
  • NIMS Communications and Information Management

Incident Command & Management

  • FEMA - Professional Development Series Certificate of Achievement
  • FEMA - Advanced Professional Series Certificate of Achievement
  • Senior Officials - Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater
  • Intermediate and Advanced Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents (G-300 & G-400)
  • Basic Public Information Officer Course (G-290)
  • NIMS ICS All Hazards Division / Group Supervisor Course (E/L-960)
  • Integrated Emergency Management Course : All Hazards - National Emergency Management Institute
  • Religious and Cultural Literacy and Competency in Disaster
  • NIMS Resource Management
  • Developing and Managing Volunteers
  • Situational Leadership Course

Professional Associations

LID Solutions maintains memberships and attends local and national professional association conferences

  • Fort Bend County Flood Management Association (FBFMA) - Associate Member
  • Association of Water Board Directors (AWBD)
  • National Association of Flood & Stormwater Management Agencies (NASFMA)
  • Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM)
  • Fort Bend County Economic Development Council (EDC) - Regular Member