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ASIM (Active Shooter Incident Management)
Course Description:
This is a three-day comprehensive course providing responders with the experience and confidence to manage an Active Shooter Event, no matter where they are assigned in the ICS structure. This course is appropriate for all ranks and provides hands-on incident management experience (using 3D multi-responder simulation) to all responders. Students are trained on integrated and effective responses to the full range of Active Shooter and hostile event threats, including Complex Coordinated Attacks (CCAs).
Event Location/Address:
Johnson County EMA 4529 Melrose Ave
City and County:
Iowa City  -  JOHNSON     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
This course is classroom-based and no special dress is required. Agency uniforms or training attire is appropriate. The class is fully funded at no cost to the registrant. Travel and Lunch are on your own.
Course Dates:
8/1/2018   through   8/3/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/asim-advanced-active-shooter-incident-management-tickets-46534805857
Course Contact:
Travis  Beckman      travis.beckman@jecc-ema.org      (319) 356-6762
Remote-Responding to Incidents Involving Flammable Liquids Transported by Rail
Course Description:
This 8-hour remote site training will be delivered to volunteer and rural area first responders who will be exposed to the potential harm caused by transportation of flammable liquid by rail incidents, so that they can plan to coordinate their responses in an effective and efficient manner. Participants will learn the importance of developing strategies while responding to these rail incidents, which allows them to remain flexible in adjusting their actions to any changing events that may occur during an incident. Key success factors presented in the course will be effective planning, communication, and coordination.
Event Location/Address:
Amana Fire Station 2800 K Street Middle Amana
City and County:
Amana  -  IOWA     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
All travel expenses are on your own
Course Dates:
8/4/2018   through   8/4/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Registration Information:
https://www.regonline.com/registration/Checkin.aspx?EventID=2066500 individuals must approve/sign release forms to attend this training
Course Contact:
Josh  Humphrey      jhumphrey@iowacosheriff.org      (641) 990-1197
Mass Care Tabletop Exercise
Course Description:
Heartland Dawn, a mass care tabletop exercise, provides a forum for district-wide, local, private and public partners to coordinate emergency preparedness, response and recovery activities/issues during a simulated interactive exercise that helps test the capabilities of each organization’s response plan. This exercise will prompt participants to address issues in their plans and identify address any shortfalls/gaps in plan revisions.
Event Location/Address:
Linn County Emergency Management Agency Emergency Operations Center 6301 Kirkwood Blvd., SW
City and County:
Cedar Rapids  -  LINN     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
1. We are located on Kirkwood Community College Campus. Use the main entrance and go around the roundabout. Our building sits behind the tennis court. We are the only brick building on the north end of campus. Parking lot is located west of the building. Use southwest entrance to the building. 2. Catered lunch will be provided. 3. All travel will be at the attendee’s expense.
Course Dates:
8/7/2018   through   8/7/2018    -   (10:00 AM  to  3:00 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
G 290 Basic Public Information Officer (PIO)
Course Description:
This 2-day training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be a PIO. The course emphasizes skills development and addresses the impact of technology on emergency public information.
Event Location/Address:
Buchanan County Courthouse 210 Fifth Avenue N.E.
City and County:
Independence  -  BUCHANAN     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
1) Meals and travel at attendees expense
Course Dates:
8/8/2018   through   8/9/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
HSEMD Training Staff    -    visit our contact information page
ICS 300 Intermediate
Course Description:
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System. This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses.
Event Location/Address:
Cedar Rapids Fire Dept. 712 1st Ave
City and County:
Cedar Rapids  -  LINN     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
Registration: Applicants should submit scanned copies of all prerequisite Certificates of Completions for IS prerequisite courses, to Denise Pavlik at denise.pavlik@scottcountyiowa.com. Copies of prerequisite documentation which verify applicants have met the prerequisites and are eligible to participate in the course must be submitted for review by September 19, 2018.
Course Dates:
10/3/2018   through   10/5/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Registration Information:
Applicants should submit scanned copies of all prerequisite Certificates of Completions for IS prerequisite courses, to Denise Pavlik at denise.pavlik@scottcountyiowa.com. Copies of prerequisite documentation which verify applicants have met the prerequisites and are eligible to participate in the course must be submitted for review by September 19, 2018.
Course Contact:
Wally  Walser      C.Walser@cedar-rapids.org      (319) 286-5194
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