HLS 3050: Terrorism Response Operations

Description

Terrorism Response Operations covers various tactical response options with emphasis on pre-incident preparedness, mitigation actions, and use of protocols within the National Incident Management System framework.

Objectives

  1. Examine proactive measures to detect and mitigate the impact of a potential terrorist attack.
  2. Discuss the concepts and components of the National Incident Management System.
  3. Evaluate preparedness actions for Terrorism Response Operations.
  4. Assess the effectiveness of terrorism response protocols.
  5. Determine protective measures for individuals at the scene of a terrorist attack.
  6. Develop a plan for post-terrorism recovery.
  7. Examine lessons learned from the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
  8. Relate the benefits of interoperability to Terrorism Response Operations.

PreRequisites

None

Textbook(s)

Introduction to homeland security: Policy, organization, and administration

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning (2015)
Author: Oliver, W. M., Marion, N. E., & Hill, J. B.
ISBN: 9781449645441
Price: $84.46

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