Response to Terrorism in Georgia

Course Hours 24.0 Hours

Course Description

This course provides an overview of the ongoing threat of international and domestic terrorism, attack detection and prevention, and response tactics for potential and actual terrorism events. Topics include: international and domestic terrorism threats; motivations and objectives for terrorism; recognition and identification of military ordnance, energetic materials, devices and components; introduction to homemade explosives; suicide bombers; improvised explosive device awareness; threat and risk assessment and management; detecting, responding, and managing potential incidents of terrorism.

Prerequisites

LAW ENFORCEMENT SENSITIVE. Due to the nature of the course, the following prerequisites must be met: (1) Students must be employed by a local, state or federal public safety agency. (2) Non-law enforcement certified applicants with pending felony charges or convictions are prohibited from attendance. The course coordinator may require production of a criminal history record prior to attendance for non-LEO certified applicants.

Who Should Attend

Public safety personnel.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
02/18/2019 02/20/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19073 Register
06/11/2019 06/13/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/27/2019 08/29/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/12/2019 11/14/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
02/26/2020 02/28/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
06/03/2020 06/05/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
07/29/2020 07/31/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/28/2020 10/30/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon