Rescue Task Force - Hostile Event Interdiction: Unified Response by Law Enforcement, Fire and EMS   

The Preparedness of State and Local Law enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services is one of the major initiatives of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Students from Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services will learn the tactics, techniques and procedures, specific to a unified small group response as a rescue task force during the interdiction phase of a terrorist driven, active shooter or any active hostile incident. Students will have daily practical exercises as well as written exams throughout the 3 day curriculum. The course is the response to a neutralized or mitigated active shooter or hostile event; where Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services students learn to unify as a rescue task force and conduct force protection while setting up casualty collection points as an integrated response.

Prerequisites: REQUIRED INDIVIDUAL EQUIPMENT FOR COURSE: - Medical Trauma and Triage Equipment (Not to be used. Simulation Only) - Duty uniform or training fatigues (3 days of training) - Patrol rifle if issued / issued duty weapon - Duty gear (pistol belt and holster) - Range gear (eye and ear protection) - Ballistic vest - Go Bag if issued

Target Audience: The course is open to Emergency Management, Law Enforcement, Military personnel, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services ONLY

The class is FULL, but you can sign up for the Wait List using the button above.

Begin Date: 8/16/2022

End Date: 8/18/2022

Time: 8:00 AM--4:30 PM

Hazardous Materials Training Center 1925 Newell Street
Iowa - 50707

Additional Information:

1) Hazardous Material Regional Training Center-Lower level, come through the gate, park to the back of bldg. take sidewalk along the left side (eastside) of bldg., please use the ramp at the rear of the building marked for Emergency Management 2) Please follow the current CDC guidelines, and if you feel ill, have a temperature, or have a sore throat, stay home. 3) Meals will be on your own for the exception of exercise day ONLY, August 18 (lunch will be catered in) 4) This multi-day course