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Classes for Homeland Security

Current Classes

CodeRED Launcher App Webinar

OnSolve will host a webinar to detail the use of its CodeRED Launcher App. The mobile device application gives emergency management personnel a secure portal to deliver emergency notifications to residents.

This brief, 45 minute, webinar will show CodeRED users how to log on to the App, reach OnSolve support services, how to launch notifications and see notification statistics all from their mobile device.

You must register to receive further information about joining the webinar.

Date/Time:
December 12, 2017, 10:00am – 10:45am
Cost: Free


CodeRED Launcher App Webinar

OnSolve will host a webinar to detail the use of its CodeRED Launcher App. The mobile device application gives emergency management personnel a secure portal to deliver emergency notifications to residents.

This brief, 45 minute, webinar will show CodeRED users how to log on to the App, reach OnSolve support services, how to launch notifications and see notification statistics all from their mobile device.

You must register to receive further information about joining the webinar.

Date/Time:
December 12, 2017, 11:00am – 11:45am
Cost: Free


State Homeland Security Program Grants Workshop

This pre-application, required workshop is part of the FY 2018 State Homeland Security Grant Program.

Conducted by CAPCOG’s Homeland Security Division, the workshop will review what applicants can expect for the FY 2018 SHSP application process including:

  • Who can apply and what activities are eligible for funding
  • Application requirements and supporting documentation
  • Applicable federal and state rules, regulations and certifications required of applicants
  • Key dates and deadlines

Date/Time:
December 12, 2017, 1:30pm – 4:00pm
Cost: Free


Regional Notification System (RNS) Training

This course is designed to provide users the skills they need to properly send notifications from the CodeRed Application.

Date/Time:
December 13, 2017, 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Cost: Free


State Homeland Security Program Grants Workshop

This pre-application, required workshop is part of the FY 2018 State Homeland Security Grant Program (SHSP).

Conducted by CAPCOG’s Homeland Security Division, the workshop will review what applicants can expect for the FY 2018 SHSP application process including:

  • Who can apply and what activities are eligible for funding
  • Application requirements and supporting documentation
  • Applicable federal and state rules, regulations and certifications required of applicants
  • Key dates and deadlines

Date/Time:
December 15, 2017, 9:30am – 12:00pm
Cost: Free


Event Security Planning for Public Safety Professionals

Event Security Planning for Public Safety Professionals is a 16-hour course designed to educate small and rural community public safety personnel, as well as local officials, regarding security concerns and considerations involved with planning any event. This course enables participants to recognize and plan adequate strategies and security measures to prevent or mitigate security incidents which may occur during scheduled events. The course reinforces the importance and magnitude of security planning required to execute a safe and effective event regardless of the size.

Topics covered include but are not limited to:

  • guiding principles for event security
  • fundamentals of risk assessment (risk, threat, and vulnerability assessments)
  • key components of event security planning such as MOAs, emer¬gency action plans, resource requirements, communications, etc.
  • role of actionable security intelligence
  • decision-based video scenarios to practice planning for potential incidents, hazards, and exposures
  • event planning exercise

Date/Time:
March 13, 2018, 8:00am –
March 14, 2018, 5:00pm
Cost: Free

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