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

Seats Remaining: 17

Begin Date: 2/28/2023

End Date: 3/2/2023

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

Location:
Iowa County Emergency Management 104 Fire Ridge Dr
Williamsburg
Iowa - 52361




Additional Information:

1) Please park east of building, enter at the north doors 2) Restaurants are in the area for dining. 2a) Lunch will be provided on day-3 (March 2) ONLY 3) Course includes - Student manual - Conversion kits for duty weapons (for force on force scenarios) - Simunition® for scenario training - Certificate of completion 4) This multi-day course is supported with Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP) funding. You may request lodging reimbursement if you traveled an excess of 50 miles one-way and an Iowa resident. Prior to start of class, email your lodging reimbursement request to HSEMDTraining@iowa.gov limited to the first 5 registrants who respond prior to start of class. All other travel will be on your own if the above doesn't apply or requested. Please follow the current CDC guidelines, and if you feel ill, have a temperature, or have a sore throat, stay home.