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Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL officials train at Center for Domestic Preparedness

About 40 officials from Birmingham and Jefferson County, AL, participated in Incident Command training in late February at FEMA’s Center for Domestic Preparedness.

The Center’s new Chemical Operations Specialist Course is nearly complete.

CDP closer to training those in new special chemical operations program

FEMA’s Center for Domestic Preparedness is putting the final touches on a new course that will be part of a chemical operations support specialist program run by the agency’s Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Office.

An online version of the Center’s new ‘Precautions and Controls for Coronavirus’ Course	should be available soon.

CDP providing medical personnel, others detailed coronavirus information

Medical professionals and others will soon have an additional resource to help them identify, and manage and control exposure to those infected by coronavirus.

Hazardous material evidence collection training at the CDP

CDP releases January training numbers

FEMA’s Center for Domestic Preparedness has released its training numbers for the month of January.

The DREAM course will teach students how to properly monitor people exposed to any number of hazardous substances.

CDP kicks off second ‘DREAM’ course pilot

The Center for Domestic Preparedness kicked off the second pilot of its new Disaster Related Exposure Assessment and Monitoring or DREAM course February 10.

Responders check a ‘patient’ for contaminants during an exercise as part of Tribal Training Week 2019.

Registration numbers balloon for Tribal Training Week 2020

More than 300 responders have registered to attend this year’s Tribal Training Week at FEMA’s Center for Domestic Preparedness.

Responders can take any one of five online CDP courses.

Number of responders who’ve completed CDP online courses continues to rise

The number of responders who have completed online Center for Domestic Preparedness courses continues to spiral upward.

CDP graduate using skills to help those she serves through current flu season.

Responder credits CDP training for improved communications with community

A CDP alumnus is crediting training she received in the Center’s 32-hour Advanced Public Information Officer Course earlier this year for improved communication with those she serves, particularly during the current flu season.

Center for Domestic Preparedness’ COBRA (Chemical, Ordnance, Biological and Radiological) Training Facility.

Tiger Team to help shape strategy for ‘Next Generation’ COBRA

During the past few years, the Center for Domestic Preparedness’ COBRA (Chemical, Ordnance, Biological and Radiological) Training Facility has undergone a number of changes aimed at making the training experience there exclusively ‘civilian responder centric.’

The CDP has trained many Sunshine State responders in preparation for the Big Game.

CDP supports Super Bowl LIV

When players and fans of the two Super Bowl teams converge on Miami this weekend, they’ll have the Center for Domestic Preparedness among those to thank for ensuring they are safe during their time in the city.

The CDP’s newest course is geared at experienced hazmat technicians.

CDP developing advanced hazardous materials course

The Center for Domestic Preparedness is conducting a ‘walk-through’ this week of what will become its most advanced hazardous materials training course, as well as its most lengthy course overall.

Medical response training at the CDP.

CDP releases December 2019 training numbers

The CDP has released its training numbers for the month of December.

A team of law enforcement officers responds to an active shooter ‘incident’ during Complex Coordinated Attack Theme Week.

CDP wraps up Complex Coordinated Attack Theme Week

The first Complex Coordinated Attack Theme Week of 2020 wrapped up Friday at the Center for Domestic Preparedness.

Hazardous materials evidence collection training at the CDP.

CDP releases November training numbers

The CDP has released its training numbers for the month of November.

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FEMA Center for Domestic Preparedness featured in USA Today

FEMA’s Center for Domestic Preparedness is prominently featured in a recently-published USA Today supplement about Department of Homeland Security organizations and people.

Videographer Rudy Marshall films activity in the Noble (Hospital) Training Facility's Emergency Room.

Lights! Camera! Action! – Team filming promotional videos of CDP training

A four-member team of videographers from FEMA headquarters in Washington, D.C. is on the CDP campus this week, collecting footage of various aspects of the Center’s advanced responder training and interviewing CDP staff, instructors and students.

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FEMA Center for Domestic Preparedness featured in Homeland Security Today

The Center for Domestic Preparedness’ highly infectious disease training is featured in the Nov. 16 edition of Homeland Security Today.

Field Force Extrication Tactics training at the CDP.

CDP releases October training numbers

The CDP has released its training numbers for the month of October.