The Training and Exercise Planning Workshop (TEPW), lays the foundation for the strategy and structure of an exercise program. The TEPW purpose is to engage elected and appointed officials in identifying exercise program priorities and planning a schedule of training and exercise events to meet those priorities.
What is an exercise plan?
An exercise plan is essentially a ‘roadmap’ that clearly identifies for the client the steps they’ll need to take to reach their desired destination. Research has shown that goal setting greatly increases the chances of adherence and the achievement of outcomes.
What is the purpose of the TEP?
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What are the benefits in doing your fitness plan?
Health benefits of exercise programs
- improved condition of the heart and lungs.
- increased muscular strength, endurance and motor fitness.
- increased aerobic fitness.
- improved muscle tone and strength.
- weight management.
- better coordination, agility and flexibility.
- improved balance and spatial awareness.
- increased energy levels.
What information is contained in an exercise evaluation plan?
Exercise evaluation assesses the ability to meet exercise objectives and capabilities by documenting strengths, areas for improvement, capability performance, and corrective actions in an After-Action Report/Improvement Plan (AAR/IP).
What role does the exercise planning team leader take during an operations-based exercise?
During conduct of operations-based exercises, the exercise planning team leader normally serves as the senior controller or Exercise Director. Controllers and evaluators report key activities to the senior controller.
What is the focus of operations-based exercises?
Operations-based exercises involve the actual deployment or use of resources. These exercises are typically more complex than discussion-based exercises and focus on action-oriented activities that validate plans, policies, agreements, and procedures.
What is the purpose of HSEEP?
The Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) training provides a set of guiding principles for exercise programs, as well as a common approach to exercise program management, design and development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning.
What is the value and significance of using HSEEP resources in exercise design?
Using HSEEP helps ensures that exercise programs conform to established best practices, and helps provide unity and consistency of effort for exercises at the hospital level and for all levels of government.