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National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training

Locust Grove, VA | June 18, 2018 | Other Training Opportunities

A new coordinated, multi-disciplinary training program developed through the Second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2) available for all emergency responders and those supporting Traffic Incident Management operations. This training puts police, firefighters, state and local departments of transportation, towing, medical personnel, and other incident responders on the same page, leading to a safer, faster, integrated responder team.

Why this is important… Responders are being struck and killed at traffic incidents in the U.S. on an average of:

  • 5 Firefighters each year
  • 1 Law Enforcement Officer each month
  • 1 Tow Truck Operator each week
  • 1 Road Worker every three days

THIS TRAINING IS PROVIDED AT NO COST!

Receive in-service credit through DCJS, OEMS, and/or VDFP.  EMTs & Paramedics receive 4.0 CEs in Category 1 from OEMS.

Save Lives

  • Faster incident response and clearance times result in fewer secondary crashes.
  • Training results in less exposure of responder team to moving traffic during recovery.

Save Money

  • Less congestion leads to fewer freight and traveler delays in backups.
  • Fewer secondary crashes save on insurance claims.
  • Faster cleanups lead to cost savings for incident personnel.

Save Time

  • Smarter response techniques cut congestion clearance time-decreasing delays.

Training Date

June 18, 2018
7:00 – 11:00 PM

Location

Lake of the Woods Volunteer Fire & Rescue Co
104 Lakeview Parkway
Locust Grove, VA 22508

Registration

This is open to ALL Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, EMS, Public Works, Transportation, Towing and Recovery, Media, and Communications Personnel.

REGISTER HERE --> National Traffic Incident Management Training – Locust Grove – June 18

Questions?

Feel free to contact Sergeant Smith at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you have any questions.

 

This training is supported by the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2), the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), the Virginia State Police (VSP), the Virginia Department of Fire Programs, Stafford County Sheriff's Office, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

This training has been endorsed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST), and the Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA).