Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM)
Emergency Management Courses
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Free DHS Courses
National Domestic Preparedness Consortium
The NDPC is comprised of seven members possessing core competencies
that span the entire homeland security enterprise domain:
CDP • CENTER FOR DOMESTIC PREPAREDNESS
Expertise: Prevention, deterrence and response to CBRNE hazards and healthcare/public
health mass casualty
LSU-NCBRT • NATIONAL CENTER FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH AND
TRAINING AT LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY
Expertise: Biological, law enforcement, and agro terrorism response
NNSA-CTOS • NATIONAL NUCLEAR SECURITY ADMINISTRATION/
CTOS-CENTER FOR RADIOLOGICAL/NUCLEAR TRAINING AT THE NEVADA
NATIONAL SECURITY SITE
Expertise: Prevention, deterrence and response to radiological/nuclear attacks
NMT-EMRTC • THE ENERGETIC MATERIALS RESEARCH AND TESTING
CENTER AT NEW MEXICO TECH
Expertise: Explosive and incendiary attacks
TEEX-NERRTC • TEXAS A&M ENGINEERING EXTENSION SERVICE,
NATIONAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE AND RESCUE TRAINING CENTER
Expertise: Cyber security, crisis communications, executive and elected officials education,
hazardous materials awareness and operations, health and medical services, incident
management, infrastructure protection, search and rescue, threat and risk assessment, and
training gap analyses
UH-NDPTC • NATIONAL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS TRAINING CENTER
AT UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII
Expertise: Natural disasters, coastal communities, islands & territories & underserved
TTCI-SERTC TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGY CENTER, INC..
Expertise: Rail and surface transportation safety, integrity and security research and testing;
security and emergency response in surface transportation
CHALLENGES OF THE MAY 4 FLOOD EVENT RESPONSE IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS
Beginning May 4, 2015, much of Texas endured a series of severe weather events that produced unprecedented flooding, including a large portion of the counties that make up Texas Department of Public Safety Region 2. Of the 35 counties in Region 2, 24 experienced varying degrees of flooding that ranged from minor to catastrophic levels.
TEXAS SEVERE WEATHER 2015 - RECOVERY IS UNDERWAY
Recovery is underway for the torrential storms that plagued Texas in May and June and lead to both a gubernatorial disaster declaration and a presidential declaration of major disaster.
TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS
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