Following the exercise, participating federal and local agencies evaluated their performance and processes and established an improved baseline to further strengthen island-wide collaboration and coordination.
- Monday, May 7, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, May 8, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Wednesday, May 9, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Thursday, May 3, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Friday, May 4, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
GHS/OCD will test the All Hazards Alert Warning System (AHAWS) from fifteen (15) locations in conjunction with NBG and AAFB monthly routine testing of the “Giant Voice (GV).”
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The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense, Joint Region Marianas, U.S. Naval Base Guam, Andersen Air Force Base, and other local and federal strategic partners will participate in a Ballistic Missile Nuclear Detonation Command Post Exercise on April 24.
The exercise is one part of a concerted and ongoing One Guam effort between JRM and GHS/OCD and federal and local partners to increase readiness and cooperation in the event of crisis.
Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:18 a.m. on October 18* during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills!
Guamanians can join them today by registering for the 2018 Great Guam ShakeOut. Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes– wherever you live, work, or travel. For more information visit https://www.shakeout.org/guam/.
UPDATED: GHS/OCD Host Introduction to Radiological/Nuclear WMD Operations Training and Train-the-Trainer Course
The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in coordination with the Counterterrorism Operations Support (CTOS) – Center for Radiological/Nuclear Training, will host multiple opportunities for the “Introduction to Radiological/Nuclear Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Operations” AWR-140 course at the University of Guam, School of Business & Public Administration Bldg., Room 129. The 4-hour course is offered multiple times: