Issue 161

 15 September 2020

COVID-19 INFORMATION

UK Government 

NHS 

EPC 

 

RECOMMENDED READ 

Climate change: Warmth shatters section of Greenland ice shelf

 

WEEKLY WATCH 

Oregon wildfires: Residents return to ash instead of homes

 

PUBLICATIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS 

European Commission unveils its first Strategic Foresight Report

Gov: Reopening High Streets Safely Fund guidance

Gov: Coronavirus outbreak FAQs: what you can and can’t do

Gov: Maintaining records of staff, customers and visitors to support NHS Test and Trace

 

MEDIA AND ARTICLES 

Experts Work to Better Understand Impact of More Frequent, Intense Wildfires

UK pledges support for victims of devastating floods in Pakistan

95% of BC professionals think they will get greater resources post-COVID

Red Cross launches Emergency Appeal for Sudan as deadly flooding leaves thousands homeless

Migrants moved to new Lesbos camp as Greek PM Mitsotakis demands more EU help

 

UPCOMING EPC COURSES

ONSITE:

Tactical Emergency Management (21st – 22nd Sep)

Exercising Crisis and Business Continuity Plans (23rd-24th Sep)

CONNECTED LEARNING SUITE (CLS):

Key Aspects of Strategic Emergency and Crisis Management (CLS) (22nd 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.

 

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