Agency Press Releases

UPCOMING INVESTIGATIVE AND TRANSPORTATION DISASTER RESPONSE COURSES OFFERED AT NTSB TRAINING CENTER



Wednesday, October 05, 2011

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                       NTSB ADVISORY

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National Transportation Safety Board

Washington, DC 20594

 

October 4, 2011

 

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UPCOMING INVESTIGATIVE AND TRANSPORTATION DISASTER RESPONSE

COURSES OFFERED AT NTSB TRAINING CENTER

 

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The National Transportation Safety Board is offering two

investigative courses and one transportation disaster

response course over the next two months at its training

center just outside Washington, D.C.

 

The two-day AIRCRAFT ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION FOR AVIATION

PROFESSIONALS course (Oct 26-27) provides participants with

an overview of how the Safety Board investigates major

aircraft accidents and what it expects of participants in an

investigation. Examples from recent investigations will be

used to demonstrate particular aspects of the investigative

process. See more at http://go.usa.gov/8hG

 

The two-day COGNITIVE INTERVIEWING FOR ACCIDENT

INVESTIGATORS course (Nov. 8-9) provides the foundational

knowledge and skills needed to conduct interviews of

participants in, and witnesses to, transportation incidents

or accidents. Interactive discussion, demonstrations and

exercises will provide participants with numerous

opportunities to gain confidence using the CI method. See

more at http://go.usa.gov/8hF

 

The three-day TRANSPORTATION DISASTER RESPONSE - EMERGENCY

RESPONDERS course (Nov. 15-17), designed specifically for

emergency responders and planners, provides participants

with the tools to most effectively manage a major

transportation disaster. Audio/video materials, case

studies, recent examples and panel discussions are employed

to illustrate key principles of the unique aspects of

responding to major transportation disasters. See more at

http://go.usa.gov/8hs

 

Information about the NTSB Training Center, course

registration information and a complete listing of all

public courses offered there is available at

http://go.usa.gov/T8A

 

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