Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings - Operations (PER-230)

  • Essex County, NJ

The Energetic Materials Research & Testing Center (EMRTC) at New Mexico Tech (NMT), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC), is instructing the 8 hour training course titled, "Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings - Operations" (PER-230).

COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.

DESCRIPTION

This is a performance level (operations) course designed to prepare emergency responders to perform effectively and safely during bombing incidents, principally in support roles within the warm and cold zones of the incident scene. The course includes a familiarization with improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and explosive materials, and detailed training on critical response actions during pre- and post-detonation operations. In addition, the course addresses actions that emergency responders can take to prevent and/or deter bombing attacks against targets in their communities.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Law Enforcement, Public Safety Communications, Public Works.

REGISTRATION/POINT OF CONTACT

For questions or registration, please email the point of contact Rocco Miscia, Essex County College Public Safety Academy, at miscia@essex.edu or call 973-877-4352.