Managing Natural Gas Emergencies Workshop

June 11-13, 2019 | CenterPoint Energy | Houston, TX


Workshop sessions include multiple learning and group exercise opportunities that prepare attendees to successfully manage natural gas emergencies.  Dedicated sessions include:

  • Incident Command System – The protocol used nationally by emergency responders when they deploy on scene.  Be prepared by knowing their terms, implementation methods, and how to turn authority from one individual to another effectively.
  • Working with Emergency Response Agencies
  • Dealing with the News Media
  • Effective Emergency Plans
  • Exercise Design and Execution – From tabletop exercises to full scale drills, exercises are an invaluable tool in evaluating the quality of your emergency plan and training.  This session will arm participants with the knowledge they need to design and deliver effective exercises.


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Workshop Details

Join us in Houston for this three-day workshop that will help you be better prepared to manage unexpected incidents facing the natural gas industry.

CenterPoint Energy
1111 Louisiana Street
Houston, TX 77002‚Äč


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Meet the Experts

Glen Boatwright,
York County Natural Gas Authority

Neil Nixon,
Nixon & Associates

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Who Should Participate?

Need help deciding if you or someone from your team should sign up...

  • Do you work with public sector first responders?
  • Are you ever placed in the position of being a spokesperson during an emergency?
  • Do you have a role with your company's emergency management/response team?
  • Do you support investigations of pipeline incidents?
  • Are you ever called to be onsite during an emergency?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, this workshop was designed with you in mind! Time to get registered. 


What's The Investment? 

Workshop Pricing (Through April 30) – Member: $599 | Non-Member: $820

Workshop Pricing (On-site) - Member: $650 | Non-Member: $870


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What Else?

PDH/CPE: This workshop qualifies for up to 12 professional development hours upon completion. This workshop does not qualify for CPE. 

Sponsoring Committee:
Emergency Management Committee

Refund Policy: This event follows the SGA Cancellation Policy "A" when cancellation is required.

Still have questions? Contact Member Services about registration. Contact Aimee Wilder about content.