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30 courses match your search.

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6-day on-campus
Advanced Science of Hazardous Materials Response (R0655)

Curriculum: Hazardous Materials

Work on scenario-based activities focused on gaining and sharing the knowledge, skills and abilities for effectively making justifiable risk-based decisions and sharing the outcomes with team members.


5/21/2023 - 5/26/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

+ 2 more

10-day on-campus
Chemistry for Emergency Response (P0233)

Curriculum: Hazardous Materials

Learn to assess risks to responders and the public and to function safely at the scene of a hazardous materials incident by understanding the nomenclature and basic chemistry of hazardous materials.


6/19/2023 - 6/30/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

10-day on-campus
Chemistry for Emergency Response (R0233)

Curriculum: Hazardous Materials

Learn to assess risks to responders and the public and to function safely at the scene of a hazardous materials incident by understanding the nomenclature and basic chemistry of hazardous materials.


8/14/2023 - 8/25/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

10-day on-campus
Command and Control of Fire Department Operations at Natural and Man-Made Disasters (R0308)

Curriculum: Incident Management

Learn about the operational component of a fire department's response to man-made disasters, including the interrelationship of the operational function to hazard mitigation, response & recovery.


8/14/2023 - 8/25/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

6-day on-campus
Command and Control of Fire Department Operations at Target Hazards (R0314)

Curriculum: Incident Management

Learn about commanding incidents in high life hazard, multiple exposure and unusual occupancy areas such as penal institutions, bulk oil-storage facilities, nursing homes, colleges & grain elevators.


9/24/2023 - 9/29/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

+ 1 more

5-day on-campus
Commercial Fire Sprinkler System Plans Review (R0263)

Curriculum: Fire Prevention: Technical

Learn to perform commercial fire sprinkler system plan reviews to evaluate sprinkler fire protection system calculations in accordance with nationally recognized standards for design & installation.


5/29/2023 - 6/2/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

+ 3 more

6-day on-campus
Community Risk Reduction: A Policy Approach (R0670)

Curriculum: Fire Prevention: Management

Learn to create, evaluate and defend public policy in your community by understanding how codes and regulations can be used as a component of fire prevention & mitigation and overall risk reduction.


6/11/2023 - 6/16/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

6-day on-campus
Demonstrating Your Community Risk Reduction Program's Worth (R0378)

Curriculum: Fire Prevention: Public Education

Master the tools & skills for fire & injury prevention program evaluation with a systematic method to improve and account for evaluation actions with procedures that are feasible, ethical & accurate.


4/2/2023 - 4/7/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

6-day on-campus
Emergency Medical Services: Quality Management (R0158)

Curriculum: Emergency Medical Services

Learn how to create, implement and maintain a department's quality management program, including best practices of quality assurance and improvement, process improvement, & data collection & analysis.


9/17/2023 - 9/22/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

+ 1 more

6-day on-campus
Emergency Medical Services: Incident Operations (R0147)

Curriculum: Emergency Medical Services

Master the Incident Command System (ICS) and incident command techniques (strategy, tactics and action plans) for management of medium to large incidents involving multiple sick or injured patients.


8/27/2023 - 9/1/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

+ 1 more

6-day on-campus
Emergency Resource Deployment Planning Standards of Coverage (SOC) (R0492)

Curriculum: Planning & Information Management

Learn how to use national fire incident data and analysis tools to develop models to meet community performance and outcome standards and to guide discussions about providing fire protection and EMS.


8/6/2023 - 8/11/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies

10-day on-campus
Executive Planning (R0506)

Curriculum: Planning & Information Management

Learn how to use strategic planning models to collect and analyze planning elements & leadership behaviors to impact community risk reduction & preparedness and to successfully manage critical tasks.


8/14/2023 - 8/25/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

Availability: Vacancies