The Blue Campaign has developed awareness and training materials to help increase awareness and educate on the indicators of human trafficking.
Implementing effective training and exercise programs to practice communications interoperability is essential for ensuring that the technology works and responders are able to effectively communicate during emergencies.
Canines are widely used by law enforcement agencies and first responders to protect the homeland in various ways.
DHS S&T and FEMA awarded $2.3 million over a three year period to develop lifesaving trauma training for high-school-age students last year.
The First Aid for Severe Trauma (FAST) training program will provide no-cost trauma training for high school students through the American Red Cross.
Transit workers must operate at a heightened sense of awareness to counter surface transportation threats to buses, subways and trains. They must be alert to a variety of threats — from bombs, to intentional derailments, to chemical releases — while enabling millions of people to safely travel. To assist, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T) National Transportation Security Center of Excellence (NTSCOE) developed security training videos tailored to the unique needs of surface transportation workers.
ALERT conducts transformational research, technology, and educational development to characterize, detect, mitigate, and respond to explosives-related threats facing the country and the world.
The Modeling & Simulation Technology Center (MS-TC) is participating in National Training and Simulation Association’s (NTSA) event “Capitol Hill Modeling and Simulation Expo” 10 July 2019. Our partner organizations from U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), such as Defense Modeling and Simulation Coordination Office (DMSCO), Army Modeling and Simulation Office (AMSO), and other United States Government M&S entities along with major M&S industry performers will also have booths there. One of our technical M&S partners (USSS) will attend with MS-TC.
The NCSWIC PTE Committee met in Boise, Idaho, for two days (April 9-10, 2019) to discuss the COMM-X Portal, exercises-in-a-box templates, and outreach products. Participants also toured the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC).