Florida Hope

7-10 March 2019 | Fort Pierce, FL

Florida Hope is a domestic disaster response exercise that challenges participants to overcome their fears and hone their skills as emergency responders. Participants work together in teams where they rotate leadership positions and are challenged with mass casualty situations, high angle rescues, and water rescue operations.

Sponsored by the Consortium for Humanitarian Service and Education and the Northwest Missouri State University Emergency and Disaster Management Program and in Partnership with the Indian River State College.

Florida Hope 2019 Brochure


Skills-Based Training

... and Process Skills such as

  • Leadership

  • Teamwork

  • Communication

  • Planning/Logistics

  • Negotiation

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Situational Awareness

Participants will learn Task Skills such as...

  • Epidemiological Investigation and Incident Response

  • Psychological First Aid

  • Mass Casualty Incident

  • The Incident Command System

  • Evidence Collection and Investigation

  • Victim Information and Victim Assistance Centers

  • Medical Aid in Austere Settings


Applications Closed