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NEMLEC STARS Toolkit Conference

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

NEMLEC STARS Toolkit Conference

On Friday, March 17, at Endicott College, the Northeast Homeland Security Regional Advisory Council (NERAC) and the Northeastern Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council (NEMLEC) sponsored a school safety conference to introduce 225 stakeholders from school districts and public safety agencies throughout Essex and Middlesex Counties to the 2nd Edition of the NEMLEC School Threat Assessment and Response System (STARS) Toolkit. The STARS Toolkit provides public officials with a comprehensive resource for preparing for all types of emergencies...

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Training Opportunity: All-Hazards Position Specific Training

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

NERAC is sponsoring five (5) NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position Specific Training courses for all first responders from the NERAC region. Program registration costs and materials will be paid for by NERAC. Backfill and overtime reimbursement will be offered. These courses are designed by the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) and will be conducted by the Incident Management Training Consortium (IMTC). All first responders from the NERAC region are eligible to attend these courses, however priority seating will be given to individuals who would...

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Training Opportunity: Law Enforcement/First Responder Tactical Casualty Care Course

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

NERAC is sponsoring a Tactical Casualty Care course for law enforcement officers on April 27, 2017 in Reading, MA. Program registration costs and materials will be paid for by NERAC. All officers employed by a law enforcement agency within the NERAC region are eligible to attend. Backfill and overtime reimbursement will be offered. The LE/FR-TCC course is a hands-on training program for law enforcement officers to address the tactics and techniques needed to decrease occurrences of preventable deaths caused by trauma, as outlined by the...

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Training Opportunity: Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

NERAC is sponsoring two Tactical Emergency Casualty Care courses for ALS and BLS Providers. These 2-day courses will be offered on the dates below. Program registration costs and materials for attendees will be paid for by NERAC. All Emergency Care Providers within the NERAC region are eligible to attend. Attendees must be employed by 911 providers in the NERAC region. The first course will take place in Hopkinton on April 3rd and 4th. The second course will take place in Marblehead on April 20th and 21st. The TECC course is a hands-on...

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NEMLEC STARS Toolkit Rollout

Posted by on Feb 23, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

NEMLEC STARS Toolkit Rollout

NERAC and NEMLEC are pleased to announce an event on March 17th to introduce the 2nd Edition of the NEMLEC STARS Toolkit!  Please click here to register! Event Overview: The School Threat Assessment and Response System (STARS) Toolkit is a resource designed to assist school districts and their communities with all-hazards crisis planning and preparedness. This event will include an instructional overview of the 2nd edition of the toolkit, two special guest speakers, and an overview of a School Emergency Operations Plan template. The event is...

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Training Opportunity: ICS-220 and ICS-320

Posted by on Jan 26, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Northeast Homeland Security Regional Advisory Council (NERAC) is sponsoring two team-based, scenario-driven ICS training courses designed for responders who may be expected to serve in a leadership position in an initial response organization. Participants may enroll in one or both courses. Program registration costs, materials, and lunch for attendees will be paid for by NERAC. Attendees must be employed in the NERAC region. The ICS-220 course will take place on March 21st. The ICS-320 course is three days, and will run March 22nd-24th....

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Training Opportunity: Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT)

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

The Northeast Homeland Security Regional Advisory Council (NERAC) is sponsoring two training courses on Active Shooter Response for law enforcement officers that serve the NERAC region. The Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) courses prepare first responders to isolate, distract, and neutralize an active shooter, and cover a number of related tactics and techniques using both classroom and field-based activities, including dynamic force-on-force scenarios. The first course will take place on February 21st and 22nd  from...

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NERAC Newsletter-December 2016

Posted by on Dec 15, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

NERAC Newsletter-December 2016

Please click the link below for information on trainings and exercises offered by NERAC!  Also included in this edition of the NERAC newsletter are updates on resources such as CAT Tourniquets, portable radios and ambubuses available to Northeast Region stakeholders, information on NERAC’s FY16 projects, and the latest National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin issued by the Department of Homeland Security! View the newsletter...

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NERAC Newsletter – July 2016

Posted by on Jul 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

NERAC Newsletter – July 2016

Please click the link below for information on recent trainings and exercises offered by NERAC on active shooter response, community-level cybersecurity preparedness, social media for disaster response and recovery, and school evacuations!  Also included in this edition of the NERAC newsletter are updates on resources such as fit testing machines, portable surveillance cameras, and ambubuses available to Northeast Region stakeholders, and information on the latest National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin issued by the Department of...

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NERAC Discipline Spotlight: Public Safety Communications

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

NERAC Discipline Spotlight: Public Safety Communications

NERAC Discipline Spotlight: Public Safety Communications This blog is Part 3 of an 11-part series discussing the NERAC Council’s initiatives over the last 12 years specific to each of the public safety disciplines represented on the Council.  Check back every 2-3 weeks for new posts!   The NERAC Council is committed to the enhancement and expansion of interoperable public safety communications in the region, and has demonstrated this commitment over the years through a wide array of investments into equipment upgrades, system expansions,...

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