Butler Co./Region 2 Salamander Training
March 18, 2020, 8:30 a.m. - March 18, 2020, 4 p.m.
The first half of the training day will cover the SALAMANDER LIVE VERSION 2, which is a resource management tool developed and funded by the Iowa Homeland Security & Emergency Management. This statewide solution gives all city and county agencies the ability to credential personnel/equipment and produce the standardized ID card credential. This then allows for seamless interoperability across all city and county lines. The resource information is housed in the web-based "Salamander LIVE" system. As of today, there is over 24,650 people in this database across the state.
The second half of the day will focus on the Salamander "TRACK APP" (for smartphones and tablets) to conduct resource accountability. The Salamander "rapidTAG" (incident specific badging system) and "rapidTAG EVAC" (evacuation management/family reunification solution) will be covered. The training will also introduce the Salamander "COMMAND" solution (electronic ICS flowchart for greater situational awareness). Using "Salamander LIVE", this course will also cover the ability to generate incident specific reports (including NEW personnel and equipment COST REPORTS. NEW Salamander "INVENTORY MANAGEMENT" Solution will also be discussed.
TARGET AUDIENCE: State, County and local Emergency Management, Fire, EMS, Law Enforcement, Public Works, Public Health, City/County Administration or any personnel who will be part of an emergency or disaster response. And any individuals who want to learn more about the uses and benefits of this powerful and Credentialing and Accountability System.
Butler County Courthouse
- 428 6th Street
- Allison, IA
- Brenden Ourth
- Accountability Sales Manager