HURRIPLAN is a newly developed approach for hurricane resilient community planning and building design. The FEMA-certified HURRIPLAN course will be offered in Tuckerton and Hoboken, New Jersey, in January 2015. The 2-day HURRIPLAN performance-level course provides the knowledge and training necessary to design hurricane resilient commercial and institutional buildings. The course is targeted to a broad cross section of professionals involved in emergency management, planners, building and zoning officials, mitigation specialists, developers, engineers, land owners, architects, building managers and owners.
Through lectures and active learning components, existing regulations and beyond-code design guidelines are discussed and implemented. The culmination of the course includes the creation of a site plan and building design of a community safe room in a nearby hurricane-prone community.
Course modules include:
The course is approved for AIA/CES programs. AIA members in good standing are eligible to earn 14 HSW units.
Locations and Details
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve
130 Great Bay Blvd
Tuckerton, NJ 08087
Hosted by the Barnegat Bay Partnership
For registration assistance contact Karen Walzer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 732-914-8110.
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Steven’s Institute of Technology
1 Castle Point Terrace
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Hosted by the New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium
For registration assistance contact Lisa Aromando at email@example.com or 732-872-1300 ext. 10.
Register and pre-test online at https://ndptc.hawaii.edu/training.