In 2021, 61,105 weather events resulted in 974 deaths and 1,667 injuries. Winter weather, heat, and floods were responsible for the most deaths during 2021. The largest number of reported injuries resulted from tornadoes, winter weather, and high winds (including thunderstorm winds). From hurricane season on the Gulf Coast to flash floods or tornados throughout the country, It is always important to be prepared for any storm that you may encounter. Having knowledge on how weather works and how to create a plan for any conditions is key to keeping yourself and loved ones safe.
In this course we will review how to stay prepared for not only hurricanes but for tropical storms, tornadoes, cyclones, floods, and deep freezes. Heat Stress has its own training module! Check it out! Upon completion of this course you will have a good understanding of the things to think of BEFORE a storm hits and how to be prepared!
At the end of this course, you will have 2 attempts to achieve an 80% or above on the final exam to receive your Certificate of Achievement! Enjoy the course, and please fill out the survey at the end!