The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will provide security and terrorism awareness training from the First Observer PlusTMprogram on Monday, March 9th, 2020, as a precursor to the Port of the Future Conference.
Where: Student Center, University of Houston When: March 9, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
All attendees are eligible to receive a certificate upon completion.
First Observer Plus™ is a program designed to provide critical [transportation] infrastructure professionals with the knowledge needed to recognize suspicious activity possibly related to terrorism, guidance in assessing what they see, and a method for reporting those observations. The training utilizes a case-study format, to reflect on the intervention of vigilant citizens in the prevention of nefarious acts.
Prior registration is required.
The training objective is to provide security insight to non-security professionals and empower all transportation professionals, highlighting the need to stay aware of current threats and alert to their surroundings, and the importance of suspicious activity reporting.