The ranks of Center for Domestic Preparedness alumni now include five healthcare professionals from Turkey.
The Center for Domestic Preparedness will launch its first online courses November 2.
The Center for Domestic Preparedness’ cadre of instructors just got sizably larger.
The Center for Domestic Preparedness is prominently featured in the October 2018 edition of Business Alabama magazine.
The CDP has released its training numbers for the month of September.
The Center for Domestic Preparedness is assisting the City of Birmingham as it prepares to host the World Games in 2021.
The CDP has released its training numbers for the month of August.
Ebola was the focus of the CDP’s Highly Infectious Disease Theme Week Aug. 27-31, and for the 81 students enrolled in the Healthcare Leadership (HCL) and Barrier Precautions for Highly Infectious Diseases (HID) courses.
The Center for Domestic Preparedness is hoping to make Calhoun County, AL – the county in which the FEMA training institution is located – one of the ’most prepared’ counties in the nation.
The HHS National Disaster Medical Service (NDMS) trained at the CDP in late August.
Technical Emergency Response Training for CBRNE Incidents (TERT) is a four-day course that provides responders with chemical-, biological-, radiological-, nuclear- and explosive- (CBRNE-) speciﬁc and all-hazards response skills enabling them to respond safely to events with those materials.
More than 100 Coast Guardsmen trained at the CDP in 2017, and 110 are scheduled to be trained in 2018.
The CDP has released its training numbers for the month of July.
It’s been another busy month for the CDP. While some of the Center’s attention was drawn toward disaster support (‘We’re FEMA — This is what we do’), it pressed forward with its unique, traditional mission of training state, local and tribal and territorial responders how to deal with a wide range of hazardous incidents.
The Center for Domestic Preparedness will host a Highly Infectious Disease-themed Training Week August 27-31 on its campus in Anniston, Ala.
The CDP has released its training numbers for the first half of 2018.
The Chemical, Ordnance, Biological and Radiological Training Facility is always looking for ways to improve training while keeping students safe.
Law Enforcement Response Actions for CBRNE Incidents (LERA) is a one-day training course during which law enforcement and security personnel apply the knowledge and skills they learn during a companion course, Law Enforcement Protective Measures for CBRNE Incidents.
The CDP has been helping improve the nation’s disaster medical response capability by hosting several training courses this summer for members of the National Disaster Medical System (NDMS).
The CDP’s support of a local Joint Field Office will save FEMA more than a quarter of a million dollars by the time the JFO closes.