Patriot Express Flyaway

Joint training with the National Guard doing a flyaway to Cape Cod. The Mass Task Force does Flyaway training to keep the team current with FAA laws, how to build and practice proper pallet loading …

US&R Technical Search Specialist Course (TSS)

The Massachusetts Task Force One just completed a successful FEMA US&R Technical Search Specialist Course (TSS) from June 12 through June 15, 2018. This course provided education on: Searching structures and other areas as required …

COMM-SPEC Course May 5-10, 2018

FEMA US&R Response System Task Force Communications Specialist Training Course Saturday May 5th – Thursday May 10th, 2018 The Task Force Communications Specialist is responsible for managing, and maintaining, all communications and communications systems for …

COM-N 2018 Workshop

MA-TF1 just successfully completed it’s fourth National COM-N Workshop in Beverly. The task force Communications Network Specialist workshop trains individuals responsible for deploying, operating and maintaining data networking equipment, in support of an US&R deployment, …

Hurricane Irma Deployment

MA-TF1 deployed a Canine and Logistics MRP Team as well as single members Federal assets to assist in rescue efforts during Hurricane Irma, September 2017.