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UPCOMING TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES


EMERGENCY SERVICES ACADEMY APRIL 02-03, 2022

In-person training at MDWG Headquarters on Saturday-Sunday April 02-03 0800-1600

The Maryland Wing will host an in-person ES Academy for members wishing to initiate or advance their Emergency Services Operation Qualifications.

Please REGISTER HERE

We will be offering the following classes:

 


  • First Aid/CPR & AED (Initial)  – Saturday only ($25 cash fee)

    • Saturday: First Aid /CPR & AED hands-on training


  • First Aid/CPR & AED (Renewal)  – Saturday morning ($25 cash fee)

    • Saturday morning: First Aid /CPR & AED hands-on re-certification


  • General Emergency Services 101 – Saturday and Sunday (introductory class for new members and those members wishing to get started in Emergency Services) 

    • Saturday: CAPT 116, CAPT 117s, Aircraft Ground Handling

    • Sunday: FEMA IS-100 & IS-700


  • General Emergency Services 102 – Saturday only (a continuation of the 101 class) 

    • Saturday: Familiarization and Preparatory Training for GTM3, UDF & MSA


  • ICUT  – Sunday only (Radio Training)

    • Sunday:  ICUT class and practical


  • SQTRs for Advanced GTM3/GTM2/GTM1/GTL  – Sunday only 

    • Sunday: SQTRs sign-offs outside (need a 24-hour pack) and GTM2 map work inside (need a compass)


 

HAWK MOUNTAIN RANGER SCHOOL - INCIDENT LEADERSHIP COURSE - JUL 9-17

 

The Incident Leadership Course is designed for Ground Team Leaders and above wishing to grow and hone their skills as Ground Branch Directors and Planning Section Chiefs in the most challenging field environments of leading complex, hands-on search operations. During this 9-day program, students will complete all necessary requirements to complete this endeavor. Students will be offered the opportunity to attend a virtual ICS 300 conducted prior to the school. The students will also take part in a 3-day search exercise during which the students will operate in the field as Ground Branch Directors, Planning Section Chiefs, Operations Section Chiefs, and Incident Commanders and place skills learned to the test as a final evaluation.

This course will be taught in a combination of classroom academics at a local facility and fieldwork during the Field Training Exercise.  Barracks lodging will be provided for the academic portion at Fort Indiantown Gap and students will camp for the 3-day (2-night) field training exercise. Students may obtain their own lodging at their own expense.  Contact hawkmountain@cap.gov for information on options.

Target Graduation Qualifications:  Ground Branch Director or Above (prior experience dependant), Ranger Third Class

Cost

$400 (includes lodging, food and some training and safety equipment)

Prerequisites

  • Senior Course Only
  • GTL & GTM3 
  • ICS NIMS 100b, 200b, 700b, & 800 complete (indicated in E-Services)
  • GBD Trainee Status
  • CAPT-117 Part 1-3 complete
  • Physical Category 1
  • Completion of Level 1 (Seniors) and Cadet Protection Training (Students over 18)

Registration

Visit https://www.capranger.org/incident-leadership-course for complete information and to register.  This course is part of the HMRS NCSA program and will require registration through E-Services and an HMRS supplemental application.

 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS 1 June 2022

 

For more information and to register visit

https://www.capranger.org/incident-leadership-course

 



ATTENTION ALL ES OFFICERS:


Are you looking for help, guidance and support?  We have just the thing.  MD Wing now has an ES Officer Microsoft Team Community to help answer any questions that you may have and support you in your vital role as a Squadron ES Officer.  In addition, at the June ES Academy we will be rolling out a one day class to help new ES Officers learn about how to be an ES Officer, the ES Specialty Track, and getting ES Qualified.



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