October Jobs Posted

CTC Resiliency Business Continuity & Crisis Management @ JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in Tampa, FL | Full-time



FEMA-Disaster Housing and Supply Chain Planners (Nationwide) @ Dewberry | Part-time



Contract Manager (Safety and Emergency Services) @ Pinellas County Government in Largo, FL 33778 | $57,304 - $74,485


September Jobs Posted
Workplace Health & Safety (WHS) Specialist @ Amazon, Clearwater, FL
Manager, Program Management & Governance - Virtual @ BC Management | US, home based

Manager, Program Management & Governance - Virtual @ BC Management | US, home basedhttps://jobs.crelate.com/portal/bcmanagement/job/5hwqkenqcbdzc83k6rwnnqyqjh

Business Continuity, Program Manager @ Premera Blue Cross - United States, Remote
Manager, Program Management & Governance - Virtual @ BC Management | US, home based

Please visit our Linked In page for current job postings



COVID Related

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) EMPLOYER RESOURCE TOOLKIT - Summaries of Government Programs, Sample Policies, Forms, Checklists, and more 

Tips for Wearing Masks and Gloves

COVID-19 Positive: A Recordable Illness for Employers

Organizational Risk: The Wrong Companies for Coronavirus Disinfecting

The Importance of Handwashing

Disinfection After a Coronavirus Outbreak

Florida Health - What you need to know now about COVID-19 in Florida

Use of Cloth Face Coverings to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19


City of Tampa Works to Flatten the Curve Using Trending Digital Tools

Tampa, Fla. (March 22, 2020) – In an effort to keep all residents informed on coronavirus, the City of Tampa is using its full tool belt of communication tools to effectively reach audiences of all ages.

In addition to FacebookTwitter & a new COVID-19 web platform, the City of Tampa is reaching its audiences via:

  • New influencer marketing campaign, #HappyAtHomeTPA, on Instagram Stories, collaborating with Tampa Bay’s top creators to share activities while social distancing. To participate, simply tag #HappyAtHomeTPA and @cityoftampa in an Instagram Story. 
  • //www.tiktok.com/@cityoftampa?u_code=dab41d0ig511f3&preview_pb=0&;language=en&timestamp=1580583970&utm_campaign=client_share&app=musically&utm_medium=ios&user_id=6782268384840696837&tt_from=copy&utm_source=copy&source=h5_m">TikTok videos, featuring Mayor Jane Castor, Tampa Police Department & Tampa Fire Rescue
  • Spotify playlist, featuring songs with a social distance theme.
  • Video PSAs, featuring Mayor Jane Castor with four key steps to flatten the curve

Residents are also encouraged to text TAMPAREADY or TAMPALISTA to 888-777 for emergency alerts and TAMPABIZ to 888-777 for business relief alerts. 


2021 Resources

January Presentation PPT Slides - Cyber Security and COVID-19 Fraud Schemes

January Presentation PPT Slides With Audio - Cyber Security and COVID-19 Fraud Schemes

February Presentation Recording - The Chaos of Dealing with Death in Today’s Digital Age!

March Presentation Recording - How and Why to Utilize Social Media During a Crisis

April Presentation Recording - Understanding Business Insurance

May Presentation Recording - Weather, Technology, Hurricanes

June Presentation Recording - Panel Discussion with Emergency Management Officials

September Presentation PPT - Tampa Emergency Management Notable Events 2020-2021

2020 Resources 

Medication disaster plan: Building and storing a first aid kit

April Virtual Meeting

Crisis Risk Management Presentation

2019 Monthly Resources


Focus and Simplify Your Business Continuity Program


Introduction to TBEC


Hurricane Decision Making


Social Media Tools Used for SM Management Slides

February - Risk, Vulnerabilities, and Risk Assessments

Risk Assessment Exercise


January - Cyber Security

Threat Landscape Resources - Cyber threats, cases, and defenses



2019 General Resources

CPR Reference and Training

NOAA Spring Weather Safety



2018 Theme: Building a Business Continuity Program


October - Business Recovery

Program Presentation


September - Business Recovery

Program Meeting Notes

Iron Mountain Presentation


August - IT Recovery

Program Meeting Notes

IT Recovery Presentation  

xByte Technologies Presentation


July - Emergency Notification Systems

Program Meeting Notes

OnSolve Program Presentation  

OnSolve Crisis Ready In-Depth Presentation


June - Crisis Management - Tampa EOC

Program Meeting Notes

Strategic BCP Presentation


May - Mitigation Strategies

Program Presentation (NOTE:  Meeting notes are embedded in the presentation)

World Economic Forum's 2018 Global Risk Report

World Economic Forum's 2018 GRR Meeting Video


April - Who, What, When, Where, Why, & How of a BIA

Program Presentation

Detailed Meeting Discussion Notes


February - Risk, Vulnerabilities, and Risk Assessments

Detailed Meeting Notes

Risk Assessment - Input

Risk Assessment - Output

Meeting Handout


January - Program Initiation

Presentation Outline

Detailed Meeting Discussion Notes

Climate Change Preparedness for Small Businesses

Tropical Storm Sandy's Effect on Small Businesses

FM Global Survey of Companies After 2017 Hurricanes



Hurricane Irma Debrief/Lessons Learned Materials - October 2017 Program

Irma Debrief Questionnaire Results

Lessons Learned Discussion Notes

Elliot Consulting Podcast: "Business Resiliency in the Face of the Modern Hurricane"

Elliot Consulting podcast: "Ten Lessons Learned from Hurricane Irma”


Active Shooter Workshop Materials - July 2017 Program

Active Shooter Preparedness Videos

To obtain a copy of the materials presented at the July 2017 Program, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


Useful Links

American Red Cross Safe and Well Program

Florida Virtual Business Emergency Operations Center



Guidance for Developing a Fuel Contingency Plan

Ultimate Security: All About Homeland Security - Thanks to Jerry & Ms. Huber's class for this great article!

Business Continuity Planning Suite Download Instructions

Non-Federal Continuity Plan Template and Instructions



Situational Awareness - Dr. Robert Chandler - Post DRJ ACP Meeting March 2018

Florida Virtual Business EOC - Beverly Byert - August 2017

Corporate Safety Plans - Ed Maurer April 2017

Leadership in Times of Crisis - Regina Phelps Post DRJ Presentation March 2017 

Storm Safety Plan Presentation - Phil McGee - May 2016

Social Media Crisis Management Plan Presentation - Victoria Edwards - March 2016

Post-DRJ Presentation - Jim Satterfield - March 2016

NWS Tropical Weather Products Presentation - February 2016

Tampa International Airport - Emergency Preparedness - August 2015

Disaster Recovery from an Insurance Perspective - Jim Carter - June 2015

Crisis Management - Bruce Wingert -April 2015

The Office Fire Drill Video (Crisis Management) - Bruce Wingert - April 2015

The Colbert Report of the Waffle House Index - Mitch Skandalakis - March 2015

Pinellas EOC Overview - February 2015

Using Social Media in a Disaster - Victoria Edwards - January 2015

III - Florida Insurance Market Update - March 2014

Mitigation as a Precursor to Recovery - IBHS

National Weather Service - Building a Weather-Ready Nation

IBHS Presentation - 05-30-2012

IBM Global Business Resilience

Public-Private Collaboration: Gaining Ground

Transamerica Emergency Exercise September 2011

Transamerica Building Fire Video

Selection, Staffing, and Organizational Structures for Managing Incidents - Paul Latham, FPEM, CHS

Media Relations - Capt. Bill Wade (ret.)

Adam "The Disaster Guy" Montella - EM-101

Brian Zawada - High Performance Crisis/Incident Management

Active Shooter - How to Respond

Business Continuity/Preparedness Planning – What's Important

Business Continuity Planning from a Healthcare CIO's Persepctive

Victoria Edwards - Social Media: Communication for a Crisis

Impact of Storm Surge on Tampa Bay - Dr. Weisberg

Animation 1

Animation 2

Animation 3

NGO Roles in Disaster - United Way of Tampa Bay

Volunteer Opportunities

DHS/FDLE - Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources

Business Safe Presentation

Building Public-Private Partnerships For a Stronger Community

Additional Links

DHS Critical Infrastructure Protection

Florida Business Safe

Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE)-Domestic Security


National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP)

National Response Framework (NRF)



Publix - Storm Basics

The Tampa Bay Catastrophic Plan

Project Phoenix Scenario Information

Project Phoenix Scenario Video

Presentation to GTB ACP - January 27, 2010

Public & Private Insurance: Settling Claims After a Disaster

Manage and Safeguard Your BC Career - Cheyene Haase - BC Management, Inc.

AEGON - Crisis Management Exercise

Holland & Knight - HR Hurricane Readiness Presentation

CSX Railroad - Hazardous Materials

Florida Hospital - Pandemic Planning

National Weather Service - Hurricane Roadshow

National Weather Service - Video 1

National Weather Service - Video 2

National Weather Service - Video 3

National Weather Service - Video 4

Al Berman, DRI International - Regulating Business Continuity

Donald Schmidt, CEO, Preparedness, LLC - Examining the Regulatory Landscape

Pinellas County EOC Overview

Herding Cats Video



Nurses' Guide to First Aid and Disaster Preparedness - Contributed by Peyton Johnston

Tampa Bay All Hazards Guide for Businesses 2015

Florida Division of Disease Control & Health Protection Measles Update Feb 2015

Measles Awareness and Mitigation

Disaster Recovery Journal

Disaster Resource Guide

Voluntary Preparedness Information

National Security and Homeland Security Presidential Directive

Florida Business Disaster Survival Kit

Florida Department of Emergency Management - Building a Business Continuity Plan

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