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ALICE Instructor Certification Course
Course Description:
ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate) Training is the leading program for response to violent critical incidents (VCI). VCI are man-made forms of violent disaster, including: active shooter, violent intruder, mass shooting, terrorism, workplace violence, and other unexpected tragedies. The mission of ALICE is to save lives. Our training program empowers individuals to participate in their own survival using proactive options-based response strategies when faced with violence. Participating in ALICE Instructor Certification provides you the training necessary to teach others these lifesaving strategies.
Event Location/Address:
St. Patrick's Catholic Church 4330 St. Patrick's Dr.
City and County:
Iowa City  -  JOHNSON     (District 6)
Additional Information:
Hosted by Iowa City Police Department
Course Dates:
4/29/2020   through   4/30/2020    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://www.cvent.com/events/alice-instructor-certification-training-iowa-city-police-department-iowa-city-ia/event-summary-f014469e6a6044e8aab23e8e6b18018a.aspx?Refid=00000
Course Contact:
Adam  Schmerbach      Adam-Schmerbach@Iowa-City.org      (319) 356-5275
911 Dispatch Training-911 Least Wanted
Course Description:
Instructed by Barry Furey with Public Safety Group "911 Least Wanted" Discussing the problem people we encounter while working in the communication center. How cliques empower an informal chain of command. How to fix what's broken without becoming part of the problem.
Event Location/Address:
Main Event Banquet Hall 112 2nd St SE
City and County:
Mason City  -  CERRO GORDO     (District 2)
Additional Information:
Free training - students are responsible for their own meals and lodging. On street parking available at the training site
Course Dates:
5/7/2020   through   5/7/2020    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:00 PM)
Registration Information:
Email attendees name(s) to hhahn@cgcounty.org to register
Course Contact:
Heather  Hahn      hhahn@cgcounty.org      (641) 421-3117
911 Dispatcher - Am I Just the Dispatcher?
Course Description:
Motivational session looking at the daily job of the 911 dispatcher. Discussing topics like professionalism, respect, teamwork, and dealing with negative attitudes
Event Location/Address:
Main Event Banquet Hall 112 2nd St SE
City and County:
Mason City  -  CERRO GORDO     (District 2)
Additional Information:
1) Free training - instructed by Tony Harrison from The Public Safety Group. 2) Students are responsible for their own meals and lodging. 3) On-street parking is available at the training site
Course Dates:
5/8/2020   through   5/8/2020    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:00 PM)
Registration Information:
Email attendees name(s) to hhahn@cgcounty.org to register
Course Contact:
Heather  Hahn      hhahn@cgcounty.org      (641) 421-3117
MGT 467 Sport & Special Event Public Information & Emergency Notification
Course Description:
The methodologies and techniques used to deliver timely and accurate information in a complex, dynamic information environment is challenging to any community or organization hosting a mass gathering. The Sport and Special Event Public Information and Emergency Notification course brings planners, operators, communication professionals, government, public safety, and marketing professionals together in an effort to prepare and/or enhance venue and event communication programs. The course prescribes best practices to common communication pitfalls and provides flexible and scalable solutions to a wide-range of scenarios.
Event Location/Address:
University of Northern Iowa McLeod Center 2501 Hudson Road
City and County:
Cedar Falls  -  BLACK HAWK     (District 6)
Additional Information:
1) Travel and meals will be on your own, adequate time be allowed. 2) Additional registration paperwork will be required and will be sent via email prior to the start of the course.
Course Dates:
5/18/2020   through   5/19/2020    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
G 358 Evacuation & Re-entry Planning
Course Description:
This 12-hr course provides participants with the knowledge &skills needed to design & implement an evacuation and re-entry plan for your jurisdictions.
Event Location/Address:
Jasper County EOC 1030 W 2nd St S
City and County:
Newton  -  JASPER     (District 1)
Additional Information:
1) Parking will be on the street or in Maytag Park. 2) Travel and meals will be on your own with adequate time for lunch. ***Special note** If you have a copy of the following items, please bring with you for training exercises: THIRA or Community HVA, Local Emergency Plans (County or City), Any information on evacuation or reentry plans they have, Any plans relating to sheltering people and animals, Any plans relating to transportation for evacuation.
Course Dates:
5/18/2020   through   5/19/2020    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
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