Training Events

2020 Webinars for Web-Based HURREVAC

The National Hurricane Program (NHP) sponsors a number of training opportunities in various locations and formats.

A five-day HURREVAC webinar series will be offered the week of June 22nd with training sessions beginning at 2 PM EDT and running 60-90 minutes each day. Sign up to participate in each day’s the live session, or visit this page anytime after the session has ended to watch a recording.

*Click here to download the webinar slides in PDF format*

Day 1- Intro to Web-Based HURREVAC and General Overview of the Program (June 22nd)

Introducing the program’s purpose and basic operations.
CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE RECORDING OF DAY 1

Day 2- Wind Forecast Features (June 23rd)

Tools to support understanding of potential wind timing and intensity
CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE RECORDING OF DAY 2

Day 3- Evacuation Timing Features (June 24th)

Tools to support evacuation decisions
CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE RECORDING OF DAY 3

Day 4- Storm Surge and Other Program Tools (June 25th)

Storm Surge tools and other features to support hurricane response and decision making
CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE RECORDING OF DAY 4

Day 5- Applying HURREVAC (June 26th)

Using HURREVAC to answer scenario-based questions
CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE RECORDING OF DAY 5

Recordings of prior years’ webinar sessions on HURREVAC are posted on the User Guides and Tutorials page.

Conferences

Each spring, HURREVAC courses and special presentations are delivered at various hurricane conferences. Links to conference advertisements and registration materials are provided below where available.

National Hurricane Conference
A virtual conference is being held June 1 – June 12, 2020 to replace the cancelled event in New Orleans. 2020 Virtual Session Agenda signup page

Florida Governor’s Hurricane Conference
May 17-22, 2020 in West Palm Beach, FL (cancelled due to COVID-19)

State/Local Classes

Many state emergency management agency (EMA) classrooms host day-long HURREVAC training in spring and summer. Dozens of these courses are taught each year; at least one date per state is typically offered. If you are interested in attending one of these NHP-sponsored sessions in your area, contact your state EMA for dates and availability.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR THE 2020 SEASON: These classes will be taught remotely rather than in person.