Minimum Time to Complete: 1.5 Hours


The course teaches managers how to develop an effective emergency response action plan. Establishing an Emergency Response Plan is the critical first step organizations can take to minimize injuries to staff and patrons, and administer care when responding to emergencies.


Planning for calamity can mean the difference between misery and prosperity. Whether you are managing an aquatic facility, manufacturing plant, retail store, building, renovation or service company, emergency response planning must be the number one priority to preserve the health and safety of your employees, patrons, and business.


This 2-hour, online course is interactive and features narration, images, video, and exercises and includes a copy of the Emergency Response Planning Handbook. You can earn a record of completion by successfully passing the course and submit for IACET CEUs. Work at your own pace as you learn how to develop an effective emergency response action plan, focusing on these critical topics:

Understanding an ERP and what is required

Effective communication

Facility layout and available equipment

Aquatic emergencies

Pool fecal matter emergencies

Weather and natural disaster response

Other emergency action situations

Aquatic Hazard Communication Plan in Accordance with OSHA 1910.1200

Emergency Response Training