The Blue Campaign has developed awareness and training materials to help increase awareness and educate on the indicators of human trafficking.
DHS S&T recently conducted a virtual training on its Team Awareness Kit (TAK) that provides such features as video sharing, location tracking of fire equipment, fire perimeters from aircraft, and fire model forecasts.
More than 250 high school teachers were recently certified to become provisional instructors for the First Aid for Severe Trauma (FAST)TM program, which trains high school students to stop bleeding and treat injuries before first responders arrive to an incident.
DHS S&T awarded $142,465 in Phase 1 funding to Cignal LLC of Ashburn, Virginia, to create high-fidelity synthetic data used to train artificial intelligence (AI).
CBP’s OFO Academy at DHS S&T and FLETC Training Innovations Division (TID) developed a new technology that uses eye tracking feedback to maximize officer performance in impostor identification and ID validation training.
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.