Risk Assessment and Mitigation
COVID-19 caught us off-guard! Next time, be better prepared by understanding where your business or organization is most vulnerable. This two part workshop will be interactive with each business using tools to progress through a series of exercises. At the end of the workshop, an attendee will better understand the risks their business faces from natural hazards including pandemics and have a plan to prepare for and mitigate the associated impacts.
Day 1: September 17 Assessing Your Risks The risk assessment workshop will include: Defining risk, vulnerability, resilience, and other terminology Identifying your business assets and dependencies Reviewing hazard impacts - both direct and indirect Considering climate change impacts Accessing the impacts to your business
Day 2: October 1 Mitigating Your Risks The mitigation workshop will include : Defining mitigation, adaptation, and other terminology Mitigating social impacts, types of mitigation Mitigating economic impacts, types of mitigation Identifying mitigation strategies and resources Monitoring and evaluating your mitigation strategies
The workshops are free, but each business will have the opportunity to select a one hour review and feedback with facilitators for a fee.
Fee: No Cost