Issue 159

Issue 159

 1st September 2020

COVID-19 INFORMATION

UK Government 

NHS 

EPC 

 

RECOMMENDED READ 

COVID-19: Experiences From the Ultimate Business Continuity Test

 

WEEKLY WATCH 

The WEF Asked 6 Business Leaders How They See the Working World Post COVID-19

 

PUBLICATIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS 

Gov: Guidance for Schools

Gov: Providing Apprenticeships During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Gov: Coronavirus; How to Help Safely

ICPEM: ALERT Summer 2020

30 Days 30 Ways UK: 2020 Schedule (Resilience Direct sign-in required)

 

MEDIA AND ARTICLES

Pandemic 'Causing New Wave' of Plastic Pollution

The Spanish Flu Pandemic; What Lessons Can we Learn From a Century Ago?

The Magnitude of America’s Contact Tracing Crisis is Hard to Overstate

How Technology Will Transform Learning in the COVID-19 Era

‘Health for the Firefighter’ Campaign Launched in Response to Health Concerns

Deepfake Detection Tool Unveiled by Microsoft

How Clean is the Air on Planes?

UK Joins International Allies in Issuing Cyber Defence Advice for Organisations

Evacuations in a Global Crisis: Lessons Learned From the COVID-19 Pandemic

Storm Names for 2020-21 Announced

Twelve Insights to Help Build Your Business Recovery Roadmap

 

UPCOMING EPC COURSES

ONSITE:

Starting Out in Civil Protection (7th - 11th Sep)

Debriefing Emergencies and Exercises (16th Sep)

CONNECTED LEARNING SUITE (CLS):

Key Aspects of Civil Protection (16th Sep)

Key Insights Into Human Aspects (18th Sep)

 

We are learning together how to adapt to cope with the impacts of COVID-19. The EPC training is continually improved and adapted to align to Government policy, doctrine and guidance. With the evolving impact of the global pandemic, we have selected the most appropriate subject areas and revised our content to ensure that it remains relevant.

Click here to learn more about our virtual training capability, the Connected Learning Suite (CLS).

For a complete and brand-new schedule of blended learning opportunities, please visit the EPC website to book your place.

 

We hope you have found this week’s Resilience Round-Up useful and interesting. Click here to view previous issues and sign up for the Resilience Round-Up and other EPC publications.

 

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