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December 14, 2010

50 States Challenge Year End Wrap Up

As 2010 comes to a close, we have time to reflect on the dedication and enthusiasm our participants have applied to the 50 States Challenge. We at NCBRT eLearning applaud your commitment to emergency preparedness on individual and community levels. READ MORE


December 7, 2010

NCBRT Annual Instructor Meeting a Success

​The National Center for Biomedical Research and Training (NCBRT) Annual Instructor Meeting (AIM) was held at the Hilton Capitol Center in Baton Rouge, La., Nov. 9-10. READ MORE


October 21, 2010

Terrorism Response Exercise Held on L.I.

Emergency crews participate in a terrorism response exercise in Old Bethpage, NY READ MORE


October 19, 2010

NCBRT joins YouTube

NCBRT now has a YouTube channel where viewers can watch videos about NCBRT and our courses. READ MORE


October 1, 2010

No Longer a Federal Responsibility: Local Law Enforcement’s Role in Preventing Terrorist Attacks

No Longer a Federal Responsibility: Local Law Enforcement’s Role in Preventing Terrorist Attacks READ MORE


October 1, 2010

Free Training for Higher Education Officials

College and university public safety officials should take advantage of the free courses available from the government. READ MORE


August 31, 2010

NCBRT Responds to Today’s Training Needs

NCBRT Responds to Today’s Training Needs READ MORE


August 26, 2010

NCBRT Courses Accredited by Oklahoma Fire Service Training

The Oklahoma Fire Service Training (OFST) through Oklahoma State University has accredited 22 of NCBRTs courses for CEUs for fire service personnel in the state of Oklahoma. READ MORE


August 19, 2010

Training in Action

NCBRT instructor, Mike Cunningham, tells his experience responding to the attempted Times Square bombing. READ MORE


August 4, 2010

NCBRT Instructor Wins National Award

NCBRT Instructor Wins National Award READ MORE


July 26, 2010

The Case for Defense

The Case for Defense READ MORE


April 12, 2010

IFPTI Appoints New Members to Board of Directors

Jim Fernandez appointed as to IFPTI's Board of Directors. READ MORE


April 12, 2010

The Lesson of the Castleberry Outbreak: Communication Critical to Integrated Response

The Lesson of the Castleberry Outbreak: Communication Critical to Integrated Response READ MORE


April 11, 2010

Gerald Wojtala Named Executive Director of The International Food Protection Training Institute

Gerald Wojtala has been named Executive Director of IFPTI READ MORE


April 10, 2010

Tactical Course Ends With Live Exercise

Tactical Course Ends With Live Exercise READ MORE


March 10, 2010

Consortium and NDPTC “tie-the-knot” at traditional Hawaiian ceremony

The NDPC quarterly meeting, February 8-11, 2010, hosted by the National Disaster Preparedness Training Center (NDPTC) at the University of Hawai'i (UH), revealed many opportunities for collaboration and training. READ MORE


March 2, 2010

Biothreats to Agriculture Highlighted

The International Agri-Center in Tulare, California was recently visited by government officials in an attempt to raise awareness of the threat, impact and response needs in the face of potential terrorist attacks on the agricultural sector. READ MORE


February 25, 2010

FSAB Participates in Agro Terrorism Training

FSAB Participates in Agro Terrorism Training READ MORE


February 25, 2010

Partnerships Brighten Food Institute’s Image

IFPTI is growing in its first year with new partnerships in food defense and technology training. READ MORE


February 24, 2010

LSU Participates in National Food Safety Training

The National Center for Biomedical Research and Training at LSU and the International Food Protection Training Institute will work together to develop and deliver food protection training programs. READ MORE


February 24, 2010

International Food Protection Training Institute and NCBRT Announce Collaboration and Inaugural Delivery of “Food Emergencies” Training Program

International Food Protection Training Institute and NCBRT Announce Collaboration and Inaugural Delivery of “Food Emergencies” Training Program READ MORE