GHS/OCD Host Community Resilience Training

GHS/OCD Host Community Resilience Training

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in coordination with the National Disaster Preparedness Training Center (NDPTC), will host the “Community Resilience (AWR-228)” training on Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the GHS/OCD facility, Agana Heights.


The AWR-228 course is offered at no cost to eligible participants and is intended to teach participants about meaningful actions to take to enhance resilience to natural hazards and the opportunities available to incorporate these actions into professional practice. The tools learned will benefit hazard planning, including practices of how community resilience can be enhanced at a local level.


Attendees for the course include emergency management personnel and community volunteers from the Government of Guam, federal, military, private, and non-profit organizations. 


For registration details, contact GHS/OCD State Training and Exercise Manager, Patrick Leon Guerrero at (671) 475-9600 or via email at


For more media inquiries, contact Public Information Officer, Jenna G. Blas at (671) 478-0208 or via email at



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