TITLE

DHS Launches Decentralized First Responder Training

PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Nov2005, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the United States Department of Homeland Security's implementation of the Cooperative Training Outreach Program designed to expand first responder preparedness training across the country. It will permit the states to identify and approve institutions within their states, territories or tribal entities that can adopt and deliver the department's standardized training courses.
ACCESSION #
18988278

 

Related Articles

  • CAN HE FIX IT? Ratnesar, Romesh; Carney, James; Dickerson, John F.; Calabresi, Massimo; Cooper, Matthew; Goldstein, Andrew; Tumulty, Karen; Weisskopf, Michael // Time International (South Pacific Edition);6/17/2002, Issue 23, p24 

    Discusses the efforts of U.S. President George W. Bush to reform homeland security in light of the war on terrorism. Design of the security plan approved by Bush by White House chief of staff Andrew Card, budget director Mitchell Daniels and Homeland Security director Tom Ridge; Details of the...

  • Shifting BioWatch Testing May Lead To Further Delays, DHS Official Says. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;7/7/2009, Vol. 243 Issue 4, p6 

    The article reports on the delay of a proposal on the shifting of responsibility of the BioWatch program from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to another in the U.S. It relates that the Homeland Security Appropriations bill has been proposed to move the 15.1 million dollars from the...

  • How Homeland Made Its Antiterror Grants. Hosenball, Mark // Newsweek;6/12/2006, Vol. 147 Issue 24, p6 

    The article discusses U.S. Homeland Security and its slashing of antiterror funding to New York City and Washington D.C. The government granted antiterror funds to Omaha, Nebraska; Louisville, Kentucky; and Charlotte, North Carolina. However, funds were cut for New York City and Washington...

  • Ten years later: A stronger, safer America moves ahead. Napolitano, Janet // Hill;9/8/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 120, p36 

    The article reports on efforts of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to improve national security and to prevent terrorism in the country in 2011.

  • CAN HE FIX IT? Ratnesar, Romesh; Carney, James; Dickerson, John F.; Calabresi, Massimo; Cooper, Matthew; Goldstein, Andrew; Tumulty, Karen; Weisskopf, Michael // Time;6/17/2002, Vol. 159 Issue 24, p24 

    Discusses the efforts of U.S. President George W. Bush to reform homeland security in light of the war on terrorism. Design of the security plan approved by Bush by White House chief of staff Andrew Card, budget director Mitchell Daniels and Homeland Security director Tom Ridge; Details of the...

  • Extract from the President's Executive Order 13228: Establishing the Office of Homeland Security & the Homeland Security Council.  // Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin;Jan-Mar2002, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p42 

    Presents an extract from United States President's Executive Order 13228, an order concerning the establishment of the Office of Homeland Security and the Homeland Security Council. Role of the Office in the prevention of terrorist attacks within the U.S.; Role of the Office in advising and...

  • A Running Start. Studt, Tim // R&D Magazine;Dec2002, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p7 

    Comments on the redistribution and creation of research and development programs under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that focus on the detection, prevention and protection against possible terrorist attacks in the U.S. List of programs to be transferred to the DHS; Details on...

  • DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.  // United States Government Manual;2006/2007, p229 

    The article provides information on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. A list of the agency's principal officials is presented. The roles of the department are cited, including the prevention of terrorist attacks and the promotion of the free-flow of commerce. The directorates of the...

  • Strategic thinking on supply-chain security. Edmonson, R. G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/10/2005, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p20 

    Focuses on the efforts by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to improve the supply-chain security in the country. Failure by the government agency to prioritize, coordinate or integrate its cargo-security efforts into a larger strategic plan; Move by Deputy Homeland Security Secretary...

  • Homeland Security: Management of First Responder Grant Programs and Efforts to Improve Accountability Continue to Evolve: GAO-05-530T. Jenkins, Jr., William O. // GAO Reports;4/12/2005, p1 

    In fiscal years 2002 through 2005, the Office for Domestic Preparedness (ODP) within the Department of Homeland Security managed first responder grants totaling approximately $10.5 billion. The bulk of this funding has been for statewide grants through the State Homeland Security Grant Program...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics