The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in coordination with the Counterterrorism Operations Support (CTOS) – Center for Radiological/Nuclear Training, will host two opportunities for the “Introduction to Radiological/Nuclear Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Operations for Law Enforcement” AWR-346 course at the University of Guam, School of Business & Public Administration Bldg., Room 129. The 4-hour course is offered twice:
- Thursday, April 5, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, April 10, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The four-hour course is offered at no cost to eligible participants and provides law enforcement personnel with fundamental knowledge regarding two distinct mission spaces related to Radiological/Nuclear threats. The course addresses the Preventive Radiological Nuclear Detection (PRND) mission including program structure, operational modes and federal assets. The response mission area includes an overview of recognition of the threat or incident, protective measures, notifications and securing the scene site during Radiological/Nuclear WMD incidents as they relate to law enforcement operations.
Attendees for the course include law enforcement personnel from the Government of Guam, military, and federal organizations.
For registration details, contact GHS/OCD State Training and Exercise Manager, Patrick Leon Guerrero at (671) 475-9600 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For media inquiries, contact GHS/OCD Public Information Officer, Jenna G. Blas at (671) 478-0208 or via email at email@example.com.