TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT: Anti-Terrorism Training for First Responders

 

August 18, 2015

 

Anti-Terrorism Training for First Responders
December 2, 2015
Hosted by
Maine Emergency Management Agency
Understanding & Planning for School Bomb Incidents
Florian Hall Conference Room

Overview

Course provides technical operations and awareness training for firefighters, law enforcement, school officials and other personnel who have a significant responsibility for providing a response to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) incidents involving explosives or incendiary materials.

Classroom Topics Include:

  • Understanding terrorist threat
  • Improvised explosive devices (IEDs)
  • Safety issues
  • Departmental or agency policies to ensure compliance with local requirements
Agenda:

7:30am – Registration
8:00am-12:00pm – Classroom Training

Registration: By email to michael.f.grant@maine.gov Please include name, agency, and a contact phone number.

Cost: All training and course materials are provided free of charge. Reimbursement for travel, lodging, and meals will not be provided.

Training Location: 45 Commerce Drive, Augusta, ME 04330

Contact: Mike Grant (207) 624-4460

Class size is limited on a first come first serve basis so register early.

Only United States Citizens May Attend Courses

Training presented by New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (New Mexico Tech)/Energetic Materials Research and Testing Center (EMRTC), and the lead DHS National Domestic Preparedness Consortium partner for explosives and firearms, live explosives, and incendiary devices training.

 

Contact:

Mike Grant
624-4460
michael.f.grant@maine.gov