The Study Guide for FEMA IS 241.b Decision Making and Problem Solving. This course is worth one full credit and is designed to improve your decision making skills. Correct IS 241 b answers included.
Being able to make decisions and solve problems effectively is a necessary and vital part of the job for every emergency manager, planner, and responder. This course is designed to improve your decision-making skills. It addresses:
How we make decisions.
Group decision making.
Crisis decision making.
Ethical decision making.
At the end of this course, the participants will be able to:
Describe the impact of effective decision making in an emergency.
Identify attributes associated with an effective decision maker.
Describe the steps of the analytical problem-solving model.
Identify when group decision making is a good approach and methods for making a group’s decision-making process more effective.
Identify impediments to effective decision making in a crisis.
Describe strategies for enhancing crisis decision making.
Explain how ethical considerations impact decision making.
All individuals involved in crisis and emergency management decision making.