New York Hope
State Preparedness Training Center (STPC)
5900 Airport Rd Oriskany, NY 13424
New York Hope (NYH) inaugural exercise took place August 2016. This Field Training Exercise (FTX) is a domestic disaster response exercise that challenges participants to overcome their fears and hone their skills as emergency responders. Participants work together in teams where they rotate leadership positions and are challenged with mass casualty situations, water rescue operations, secondary triage and treatment, damage assessment and emergency(IC/EOC/Cyber) operations.
New York Hope is Sponsored by the Consortium for Humanitarian Service and Education, the University of Albany College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security, and Cyber Security, Elmira College, and the University of Buffalo. This program is for students, community members, and local and state responders.
... and Process Skills such as
Leadership & Followership
Participants will learn Task Skills such as...
Search & Rescue
The Incident Command System
Medical Aid in Austere Settings
Emergency Services Partner Agency Training
Disaster Psychology and Patient Handoff