Somerset Prepared: What to do with a hippopotamus in a flood (Risk Assessments)

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October 20th, 2021 7:00 PM   through   8:30 PM
This webinar, for Somerset-based community volunteers, will focus on risk assessments. Run in partnership with Somerset Local Authorities' Civil Contingencies Unit, the session will look at: the key types of risk you might face as a community emergency volunteer; why it's so important to assess, and have a plan for managing, them; and how to go about this task.


In the webinar we'll share practical advice and examples from professionals and community members, as well as giving participants the opportunity to work together on group activities during facilitated breakout sessions. The session is aimed at Somerset-based Community Emergency Volunteers and Flood Wardens but is open to local councils and other local organisations/professionals interested in learning about risk assessments at a community group level. 


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October 20th, 2021 7:00 PM   through   8:30 PM

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