TRAINING FEMA's Public Assistance Grant Program

FEMA's Public Assistance Grant Program
May 23, 2019

Course Details:
  • ●  Time: 9:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
  • ●  Capacity: 50 Attendees
  • ●  Estimated Enrollment Fee: 
  •      $450/ Per Attendee (Minimum 15 Attendees), or
  •      $155/ Per Attendee (Assuming 50 Attendees) 
  • ●  Provider: American Public Power Association (APPA)
Course Overview:
FEMA’s Public Assistance Grant Program provides reimbursement of costs associated with debris removal, emergency protective measures, and the repair and restoration of damaged facilities. But, this disaster assistance is subject to eligibility rules applicable to the applicant, facility, work, and cost. Receive an overview of FEMA’s Public Assistance Program and learn how to best position your utility to maximize FEMA disaster grant funding. Explore issues confronted by public power utilities and municipalities when recovering from a major disaster. Learn about the process of documenting your damages, and the steps that can be taken before a disaster strikes that will make recovery efforts easier. Review federal procurement guidelines and requirements, how to avoid common mistakes that can lead to disallowance of funding, hear about FEMA’s appeals process, and what to expect if you are targeted for an audit. Discover ways to improve regulatory compliance when designing and executing procurement and contracting processes involved in FEMA disaster grant funding.
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