Weather Alert:

Multiple Locations

Homemade explosives and clandestine drug production incidents are increasing throughout the Commonwealth. Police, Fire, EMS and Public Health are often the first to encounter these operations. This training will provide guidance on how to identify these hazards, what agencies to call and how to protect themselves and the public.

The following topics will be discussed:
• Homemade explosives manufacturing
• Methamphetamine “One Pot” production
• Marijuana grow operations
• Butane hash oil production

One session will be offered in each county of Western Massachusetts. Registration is required. The trainings is free. Click one of the links below to register for a class.

OEMS Continuing Education Credits are available

Berkshire County
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
6:00pm to 10:00pm
Elm’s Classroom, Hillcrest Campus
165 Tor Court
Pittsfield, MA

Hampshire County
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
8:00am to 12:00pm (noon)
UMass Police Department
585 East Pleasant St
Amherst, MA

Hampden County
Thursday, January 22, 2015
8:00am to 12:00pm (noon)
MEMA
1002 Suffield Street
Agawam, MA
Click here to register for Agawam Session

Franklin County
Saturday, January 31, 2015
8:00am to 12:00pm (noon)
Stinchfield Hall (North 335)
One College Drive
Greenfield, MA
Click here to register for Greenfield Session