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Virtual Training: Enhancing Mission Critical Decision Making

On Thursday, October 26, 2017, the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation hosted a virtual training focused on “Enhancing Mission Critical Decision Making: Understanding Core Information Requirements”. This virtual training provided participants with the opportunity to: Gain awareness level knowledge on the process and national baseline for defining core information requirements to support

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Virtual Training: HIFLD Open is on the Move

On Tuesday, October 10th, the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation hosted a virtual training with the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Geospatial Management Office (GMO) on HIFLD Open. The purpose of this training is to: Gain awareness level knowledge on the latest developments of the Homeland Infrastructure Level Data (HIFLD) and

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Virtual Training: Implementing Standard Incident Level Symbology

While national and international standards fulfill some symbol needs, gaps still exist in incident symbols and the supporting frameworks required to achieve a common language for communicating incident information.  One Monday, September 18, 2017, the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation hosted a virtual training on tools and methods for implementing the standardized

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Materials Available – 2017 National Geospatial Preparedness Summit

On August 7-9, 2017, the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation brought together over 215 of the nation’s public safety and GIS professionals for the 3rd annual National Geospatial Preparedness Summit. The 2017 NGPS was hosted at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. It was conducted in coordination with the US Department of

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Virtual Training: Preparing Smart & Safe Communities for the Unknown

Preparing your community for the unknown takes more than technology. Smart and safe communities measure their maturity in several areas to understand deficiencies, and they build a support system around these deficiencies to address unforeseen challenges. On Wednesday, May 31st, NAPSG Foundation, the Florida Division of Emergency Management, and the Texas Emergency GIS Response Team

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Search & Rescue GIS Basic Training

NAPSG Foundation is pleased to provide the Search & Rescue GIS (SARGIS) Basic Training as a web-enabled and self-paced module, made publicly available at no-cost to users. This training is designed to cover the use of geospatial decision support tools across Field Operations, Incident Command Post, Collaboration, and SAR Pre-Incident Planning. Access the SARGIS Basic Training on the NAPSG CENTER at http://bit.ly/BasicSARGIS

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VIRTUAL TRAINING: 2016 NAPSG Foundation Year-in-Review

On November 17, 2016, the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation hosted a virtual training on our 2016 Year-in-Review. 2016 was a busy year for NAPSG Foundation! In this virtual training, we provided a summary of 2016 and an early look at our plans for 2017. NAPSG Foundation provided updates across multiple program

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Materials Available – 2016 Search & Rescue GIS Workshop

From November 14th through the 16th, 2016 the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation brought together more than 75 of the Nation’s Search & Rescue (SAR) leaders and GIS professionals for the 8th annual Search & Rescue GIS Workshop. The workshop was held in partnership with the National Association for Search & Rescue (NASAR) and the

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Materials Available – 2016 National Geospatial Preparedness Summit

On September 13 and 14, 2016 the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation, in partnership with the US Department of Homeland Security, brought together nearly 180 of the Nation’s public safety leaders and GIS professionals for the 2nd annual National Geospatial Preparedness Summit. The Summit proved a success in equipping leaders with new

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