Category: Training

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, …

Russian EMERCOM Visit

This week, a delegation from Russia’s Emergency Control Ministry (EMERCOM) joined officials from FEMA and OFDA to tour our training facility. Members of MA-TF 1 volunteered their time to put on a demonstration of our …

Western Massachusetts Tornado Flyover

Last week, members of MA-TF 1 had the opportunity to fly over the path of the Tornado for photographic documentation. This was done in conjunction with FEMA Region 1 and the New Hampshire Civil Air …