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Training, Education, Exams
Emergency Preparedness, ODP Courses

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING PROGRAMS LISTED BELOW:
If there is no "Apply Online" link, please complete and submit a General Admission Application in order
to register for the programs listed below.
Applications and prerequisite certification can be submitted in person, by mail, fax or email.
Signed & scanned applications can be sent via email to: nhfaadmissions@dos.nh.gov
Direct schedule, target audience, and other inquiries to the Contact Information person.

REGISTRATION GUILDELINES:
Prerequisites MUST be met at the time of registration.
All course application windows open at 8:00am.
All course application windows close at 4:00pm, unless otherwise noted.


G-317: Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Prerequisites:
Federal Student Identification Number (SID#)
Course Description:
This course is intended to provide the knowledge and skills citizen volunteers need to effectively serve their community; efforts to prepare for local emergencies and respond to them are the focus. Community Emergency Response Teams (CERTs) are organized, trained, and equipped to educate the public regarding emergency preparedness and perform many of the emergency functions needed in the aftermath of a disaster. CERTs coordinate their efforts with, and are intended to supplement the efforts of, a community's professional emergency response staff.
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AWR-144 Port and Vessel Security for Public Safety & Maritime PersonnelAdobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
Prerequisites:
Federal Student Identification Number (SID#)
Course Description:
This course will introduce first responders to the maritime security requirements of high-risk, regulated facilities which have federally-mandates security and resporting procedures. Some topics covered: Characteristics of the US Maritime Transportation System, Maritime regulations and environmental safety issues, security levels, Transportation Worker Identify Credentials (TWIC) issue for law enforcement.
Target Audience:
Law Enforcement, Fire & EMS service personnel, Emergency Management, Public Works
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2318ODP649 Pease Development Authority
55 International Drive
Portsmouth NH 03801
06/12/2018
Tues: 8am-5pm
Closes 05/29/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free


MGT-417 Crisis Management for School-Based Incidents
Prerequisites:/
Federal Student Identification Number (SID #)
ICS 100
ICS 200
ICS 700
US Citizen

Course Description:
Schools, law enforcement, other emergency responders, and community stakeholders are often limited in their access to resources, so it is imperative that all potentially affected parties collaborate in planning, preparation, communication, response, and recovery in the event of a school-based incident. Moreover, these affected parties must come together to practice their interoperable skills through drills and exercise to ensure the strategies in place provide for an effective crisis response and collaborative recovery.
Utilizing an all hazards approach, this two-day course will provide content instruction, develop concept-specific skills, and provide opportunities of law enforcement, school personnel, and community stakeholders to collaboratively apply the course objectives in scenario-based applications.

CREF Number Location Course Dates Application Window Contact Course Price
2318ODP561 The Common Man Inn & Spa
231 Main Street
Plymouth NH 03264
06/26/2018-06/27/2018
Tues & Weds: 8am-5pm
Closes 06/22/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free

AWR-343 Hurricane AwarenessAdobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
Prerequisites:
None
Course Description:
This course provides participants with a basic understanding of hurricane science, forecasting, warning and preparedness. Topics that will be covered include: conditions of tropical cyclone formation, prediction of track/intensity, official watch/warning definitions, and recommendations to prepare for associated hazards (e.g. high winds, heavy rain, and storm surge).
Target Audience: Responders, emergency managers, community members
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2318ODP692 Portsmouth Fire Station #2
3010 Lafayette Road
Portsmouth NH 03801
06/26/2018
Tues: 8am-12pm
Closes 06/24/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free
2318ODP693 Portsmouth Fire Station #2
3010 Lafayette Road
Portsmouth NH 03801
06/26/2018
Tues: 1pm-5pm
Closes 06/24/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beadoin
603-223-3638
Free

Active Attack Integrated Response Course (AAIR)
Prerequisites:
-Federal Student Identification Number
-ICS 100
-ICS 200
-IS 700
-US Citizen
-NH Law Enforcement, NH Firefighter, NH EMS Provider, NH Dispatcher
Course Description:
The AAIR course is a performance level direct delivery course designed to improve integration between law enforcement, fire, telecommunications and emergency medical services in active attack/ shooter events. This course provides law enforcement officers with key medical skills based on tactical emergency casualty care (TECC) guidelines, which can be used at the point of injury (POI) to increase survivability of victims. This course also models framework for law enforcement, fire and EMS to integrate response during an active attack / active shooter event through the rescue task force concept. This course has been designed to improve the safety and survivability of victims of active attack / active shooter events and increase the effectiveness, coordination, and resource integration between law enforcement, fire, telecommunications and EMS when responding to these events.
Target Audience: 42 Students - 25 Law Enforcement, 15 Fire/EMS, 2 dispatchers
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2318ODP798 Southside Middle School
140 Jewett Street
Manchester NH 03103
06/26/2018-06/27/2018
Tues & Weds: 8am-4:30pm
Closes 06/20/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free
2318ODP799 Southside Middle School
140 Jewett Street
Manchester NH 03103
06/28/2018-06/29/2018
Thurs & Fri: 8am-4:30pm
Closes 06/22/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free


L0426 Building a Roadmap to Resilience: A Whole Community
Prerequisites:
Federal Student Identification Number (SID #)
Course Description:
This interactive course focuses on implementing inclusive emergency management principles in local communities, and how that approach can increase a community's ability to mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from a disaster. This course will provide tools to help community groups move beyond basic awareness and onto engaging activities that truly move the needle on resiliency. Students will be provided with a process for establishing a community coalition and to encourage community leaders to make resilency gains within the unique circumstances of their jurisdiciton.
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2319EMI53 Nashua City Hall Auditorium
122 Main Street
Nashua NH 03060
07/11/2018-07/13/2018
Weds, Thurs & Fri: 8am-4:30pm
05/18/2018-07/09/2018
Apply Online
Joann Beaudoin
603-223-3638
Free
   
 
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