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DOB COOP-DAPR 2019 Full Scale Exercise - SEAoNY Members Only!

  • 10 Oct 2019
  • 7:30 AM
  • 18 Nov 2019
  • 4:00 PM
  • Fort Totten – Queens


  • SEAoNY Member - Monday, November 18th
  • SEAoNY Member - Friday, October 11th
  • SEAoNY Member - Tuesday, October 15th
  • SEAoNY Member - Wednesday, October 16th
  • SEAoNY Member - Thursday, October 17th
  • SEAoNY Member - Friday, October 18th

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DOB COOP-DAPR 2019 Full Scale Exercise - SEAoNY Members Only!

As a professional, you are invited to Participate to the Department of Buildings’ Continuity of Operations Program – Damage Assessment and Power Restoration 2019 Full scale Exercise (DOB COOP-DAPR 2019 FSE)

In collaboration with FDNY at Fort Totten – Queens on one of the below dates

  1. Thursday, October 10, 2019 - Date Changed
  2. Friday, October 11, 2019 - Full
  3. Tuesday, October 15, 2019
  4. Wednesday, October 16, 2019
  5. Thursday, October 17, 2019
  6. Friday, October 18, 2019
  7. Monday, November 18, 2019

Registration will close the day before each training at 4pm. 

Daily Agenda (the same for each day/session)

8:00–12:00 Classroom Training

13:00–15:00 Field Exercise

15:00–16:00 Hot Wash

AIA Course Number - S052019;  7.5 LU/HSW for Professionals (P.E. / R.A.) 

AIA Accredited Course Description:

To comply with the high standards set out by Federal Continuity Directives 1 & 2 and NYC Executive Order No. 107, the Department of Buildings Continuity of Operations / Emergency Management Team in collaboration with FDNY Center for Terrorism and Disaster Preparedness (CTDP) will perform the annual training exercise for: Preparing for, responding to, recovering from, and mitigating the potential effects of emergencies / disasters on Buildings’ structure and equipment. Attendees will be able to identify the Construction Codes standards for design, construction, and maintenance of buildings/equipment as they relate to risk mitigation for protecting public safety, health and welfare, and advance sustainability and resiliency goals.

  • Learning Objective 1:
    Participants will discuss and become familiar with the Continuity of Operations Program (COOP) – Damage Assessment and Power Restoration (DAPR) program requirements for first/emergency responders responding to disaster emergencies.
  • Learning Objective 2:
    Participants will review the Citywide Health and Safety Plan (CHASP) which assists New York City agencies plan, organize operations and resources to address multi-agency Health and Safety (H&S) needs during the emergency response and recovery phases of an incident.
  • Learning Objective 3:
    Participants will learn about Applied Technology Council (ATC), FEMA and Construction Codes requirements for Building Damage Assessment process in order to determine if structures that sustained incident-related damage are safe to re-occupy.
  • Learning Objective 4:
    Participants will acknowledge FEMA USAR – NY-TF 1 and FDNY SOC-TF mission and markings system to ensure the safety and welfare of building occupants, and identify further actions of repair and power restoration.

Participation to DOB COOP- DAPR FSE is a requirement for the On-Call Emergency Contracts (OCEC) - Building Assessment Teams

Please confirm your participation/attendance day to DOB_COOP (Buildings) with the subject line: SEAoNY at DOB 2019 FSE. 

If there are any questions regarding the exercise please contact Dmitri Dits, CBCP at

Arrival to Fort Totten no later than 7:45 am; parking outside – inside transportation is provided by FDNY IMT. Bring your Hard Hat and adequate shoes, your Lunch or $$ to buy from a local vendor



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