2018 Extended Power Outage Exercise

Trainings & Tabletop

Pre-Exercise Trainings

Santa Barbara: October 9th, 8:00am-1:00pm (12-1:00pm work on plan and questions with PHD) Public Health Department-Auditorium, 300 N San Antonio Rd

Santa Maria: October 16th, 1:00pm-5:00pm, Santa Maria Healthcare Center- 2nd Floor Conf Rm

Please invite safety offices, facilities managers, and emergency preparedness personnel from your facility to attend one of the pre-exercise trainings. Please plan to attend the training that is closest to the city your facility or agency is located in. RSVP to phdpreparedness@sbcphd.org

  • Learn about SCE and PG&E Public Safety Power Shutdown (PSPS) Program
  • Develop or improve policies and procedures for your facility/agency in accordance with CMS requirements
  • Continuity of business during an extended power outage
  • Prepare your facility/agency for the November 15th extended power outage exercise 

Final Exercise Meeting & Tabletop

November 6th – 9:00am-12:00pm, Public Health Department-Auditorium, 300 N San Antonio Rd

Exercise partners will participate in a final pre-exercise discussion to assure a smoothly functioning exercise on November 15th. We will review the exercise scenario, exercise communication between healthcare partners and the DOC, and coordination of facility/agency onsite exercises. This will be a time to answer any questions and discuss full scale exercise plans for your facility/agency. 


Pre-Exercise Conference Calls