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Enhancing Response, Protecting Dignity: Disability Tips and Tools for First Responders

8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Enhancing Response, Protecting Dignity: Disability Tips and Tools for First Responders Conference First responders sometimes face unpredictable challenges when assisting people with disabilities. Awareness, education, and training are needed to prepare responders to meet these challenges. There are currently no national standards in place for mandated training; different states and different jurisdictions have widely varying […]

Wide Area Search Training

8:30 am to 4:30 pm

When disaster strikes, it can be a challenge to effectively mobilize, organize, and deploy resources needed to perform wide-area searches. This course is an excellent training opportunity for any jurisdiction or agency that may face such an emergency. The course content applies to a vast number of critical situations, including natural disasters or terrorist incidents. […]

Line of Duty Death: Preparing the Best for the Worst Training

8:00 am to 4:30 pm

The Western Region Homeland Security Advisory Council (WRHSAC) in partnership with the Western Mass Emergency Medical Services Committee, Inc. (WMEMS) are hosting Line of Duty Death: Preparing the Best for the Worst Training. This training is facilitated by the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) and is part of their Certificate of Specialized Training Program. […]

Events

WRHSAC Training and Exercise Subcommittee Meeting

Monthly meeting of the WRHSAC Training & Exercise Subcommittee   T&E Agenda 111919

Western Massachusetts Regional Interoperability Subcommittee Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Western Massachusetts Regional Interoperability Subcommittee   WMRIC Agenda 111919

WRHSAC Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Western Region Homeland Security Advisory Council WRHSAC Agenda 111919