Homeland Protection Goes by the Book
- Community Colleges Are Key to Homeland Security. Gilroy, Marilyn // Education Digest;May2005, Vol. 70 Issue 9, p32
Focuses on the increase in community colleges that offer degree and certificate programs in homeland security in the U.S. Alliance of Owens Community College with the Third Frontier Network and the Ohio Fire Academy for its homeland security training; Counterterrorism degree programs being...
- Pathway to Reality: The Establishment of the Homeland Security Intelligence Academy. Alexander, Dean C.; Johnson, Jamie L. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2009, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p46
The article provides information on the possible establishment of the Homeland Security Intelligence Academy (HSIA) in the U.S. Under such a system, students would able to receive an undergraduate degree in homeland security and intelligence-related collegiate studies. Moreover, students would...
- Disaster management and emergency planning at Coventry University. Mountain, Ron; Massey, David; Cheese, Elizabeth // Journal of Paramedic Practice;May2011, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p268
The article offers information on the emergency planning and disaster management courses offered by the Centre for Disaster Management (CDM) at Coventry University. It states that the courses offered by the CDM serve a whole host of students comprised by mature and A-Levels students as well as...
- Academic Studies at a Federal Homeland Security Intelligence Undergraduate Academy. Alexander, Dean C.; Johnson, Jamie L. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jul2009, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p56
The article discusses the important aspects of the open-source academic coursework in the U.S. Homeland Security Intelligence Academy (HSIA). It mentions the proposed academic courses to be offered in HSIA which range from history and political science to religion and economics, and criminal...
- Emergency Preparedness and Response Training for Environmental Health Practitioners. Miller, Mark D. // Journal of Environmental Health;Apr2008, Vol. 70 Issue 8, p62
A description of the course â€œEnvironmental Health Training in Emergency Responseâ€ being offered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is presented.
- TERT takes toxic approach to emergency response. // HS Today;May2009, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p20
A description of the Technical Emergency Response Training (TERT) course offered by the Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) in Anniston, Alabama is provided.
- Education Directory. // Emergency Management;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p51
A directory of colleges and universities offering emergency management courses is presented.
- Manila wants all children to be prepared for disasters. // Asian Pacific Post;12/6/2012, p10
The article reports on the effort of the Philippine Department of Education and the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRC) to integrate disaster preparedness into primary and high school curricula.
- A Must-Take Course for Hazmat Responders. Dean, Aaron // Fire Engineering;Nov2009, Vol. 162 Issue 11, p97
A description of the "Chemical/Biological Integrated Response Course" being offered by the U.S. Army's Dugway Provin Ground is presented.