Exercise Benefits / Facts
The San Mateo County Office of Emergency Services in coordination with the San Mateo County Emergency Managers Association undertook an initiative to design, conduct and evaluate a series of exercises entitled “Operation Cohesive Capability – A Multi-Agency Coordination Exercise”.
This series of tabletop and functional exercises served as an opportunity for representatives from governmental agencies, non-governmental organizations and private sector companies to assess their ability to coordinate response activities while enhancing the operational cooperation between city and county EOCs.
North County Zone – Conducted February 11, 2015
Several explosions at the BART South San Francisco Station.
Central County Zone – Conducted December 3, 2014
Region wide utility (electric, water, communications, etc.) failure.
South County Zone – Conducted January 14, 2015
Credible threat to numerous critical facilities including schools and technology companies.
Coastside Zone – Conducted November 5, 2014
Wildfire causing large scale evacuation and sheltering.
The Operation Cohesive Capability Exercise series was conducted on between October 2014 and February 2015 in San Mateo County, California.
Found below are photos / videos from the Operation Cohesive Capability Exercise series.
|Multi-Agency Coordination Workshop / Tabletop Exercise – Photos – 10/2/2014||HTML|
|Coastside Zone Functional Exercise – Photos – 11/5/2014||HTML|
|Coastside Zone Functional Exercise – Video – 11/5/2014||HTML|
|Central County Zone Functional Exercise – Photos – 12/3/2014||HTML|
|South County Zone Functional Exercise – Photos – 1/14/2015||HTML|
|North County Zone Functional Exercise – Photos – 2/11/2015||HTML|