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Conferences, Roundtables, and Webinars in Homeland Security

Here is a list of conferences, roundtables, and webinars that will help educators, students, and parents learn more about homeland security training, planning, and career opportunities.



Emergency Preparedness Expo

An Emergency Preparedness Expo will be held on Saturday, September 29 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the Heritage Baptist Church (1315 Sussex Ave. E) in Tenino, WA.
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Active Shooter Training

Leave No Victim Behind Conference

Chief Matthew Carmichael of the University of Oregon Police Department, the California Victim Compensation Board and the Oregon Department of Justice are once again presenting a conference on mass violence response and effective partnerships...
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Pacific Northwest Crisis Communication Workshop

Learn from internationally acclaimed emergency media experts. Australia’s Peter Rekers and Rebecca Riggs join forces with the United Kingdom’s Chris Webb, offering a meaningful program illustrating how to manage the message before, during and after a crisis.
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Department of Homeland Security Active Shooter Preparedness Workshop

A Unique Training Opportunity Pierce County and the National Protection and Programs Directorate Office of Infrastructure Protection, within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, are hosting a one-day Security Workshop to enhance awareness of...
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Women in Leadership Forum – Women in Politics

Come join us for the fourth annual Women in Leadership Forum. This year's topic is Women in Politics. A record number of women are running for office. There is an unprecedented surge of first time female candidates running for offices big and small...
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Supply Chain Conference and Exhibit – CSCMP

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) hosts the must-attend supply chain event of the year — CSCMP's Annual Global Conference, EDGE. From leading-edge content to cutting-edge supply chain solutions, EDGE reflects the unparalleled...
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Multilingual Emergency Communication Workshop in Tacoma

Learn about how Pierce County Emergency Management will get life safety messages to people with limited to non-English speaking ability and how it applies to Senate Bill 5046, "providing public notices of public health, safety and welfare in languages other than English."
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What Every Emergency Manager Needs to Know this Hurricane Season

A record number of people lost their lives during a hurricane or tropical storm in 2017. And according to hurricane researchers at Colorado State University, 2018 is expected to be above-average in terms of storm activity. Join us for a webinar.
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Government Groups

2018 Pacific NW Apprenticeship Conference (PNWAEC)

The 2018 Pacific NW Apprenticeship Conference (PNWAEC) is December 4th and 5th at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center. Now is your time to share innovations, best practices and strategies to support...
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2018 Washington State Emergency Management Conference

The 2018 Washington State Emergency Management Conference will be held on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - Thursday, September 20, 2018 at the Northern Quest Resort & Casino in Airway Heights, WA.
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International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) – 66th Annual Conference

The 66th Annual IAEM Conference will be held on October 19-24, 2018 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Register Today!
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Animal/Plant Health – Joint Criminal Epidemiological Investigations Course

Understand law enforcement, animal health, & plant health roles, responsibilities, and authorities during an outbreak of an unusual and/or high consequence animal or plant disease. August 8-9. Washington State University Spokane Campus.
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Law Enforcement Hiring – Spread the Word!

The Department’s compelling mission draws candidates seeking to join a team that makes a difference in the lives of their fellow citizens. The threats and challenges facing the Department and the Nation are complex and constantly evolving.
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Part I – Disaster Preparedness and Response: Serving Farmworkers

Part I of this two part series on Disaster Preparedness and Response: Serving Farmworkers will focus on what we can learn from National Farmworker Jobs Program (NFJP) grantees’ experiences.
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2018 Northwest Energy Resiliency Summit

Join Smart Grid Northwest and our community from across the region – Washington, Oregon, Idaho and BC – at the 2018 Northwest Energy Resiliency Summit. At this unique one-day meeting, you will participate in presentations, panel discussions...
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Climate Resilience, Energy Justice, and Security: The Renewable Energy Transformation

Strengthening communities through developing alternative energy sources can contribute to resilience and response to shocks to our systems. This 3-day short course will examine how we can address challenges to resilience on a global scale...
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Mental Health First Aid Instructor Certification Training Announcement

The Area Health Education Center for Western Washington (AHECWW), in partnership with Highline College and the Center for Excellence Allied Health, is pleased to bring you an affordable opportunity to create Mental Health First Aid trainers in your western Washington community.
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2018 National Earthquake Program Managers Meeting

The 2018 National Earthquake Program Managers meeting will be held on May 1-3, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. The meeting is being hosted by the Washington Emergency Management Division. Please stay tuned to this page for information and registration details.
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MGT-361: Managing Critical Incidents for Institutions of Higher Education: A Whole Community Approach

The Managing Critical Incidents for Institutions of Higher Education: A Whole Community Approach course provides higher education campus administrators, campus emergency management teams, and their community partners a forum...
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MGT-324: Campus Emergencies Prevention, Response, and Recovery

This two-day course provides campus leaders; faculty governance; student governance; campus law enforcement and security departments; campus health, medical, and mental health services; campus public affairs; jurisdictional law enforcement...
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