Note: This course has been confirmed and will run as scheduled.
The second day of class, November 3, 2011, will include a networking luncheon for registered students, the AFCEA Homeland Security Committee, and AFCEA'S Senior Staff.
Jim Flyzik serves as the Chairman of the AFCEA Homeland Security Committee.
Jim Flyzik, former Senior Technology Advisor in the White House Office of Homeland Security, leads this course that includes numerous guest presentations by various Agency and Industry Leaders in the Homeland Security area.
This course explores the complexities of Homeland Security and the challenges of protecting the country. This offering reviews the structure of the Department of Homeland Security with details of each Component Organization including their Mission, Organization Structure, and Key Positions and Programs. The course also addresses other Agencies of the Federal, State and Local government that support the Homeland Security Mission.
This course is suitable for all industry and government personnel interested in understanding the complex relationships among the numerous stakeholders in the Homeland Security arena. It is equally suitable for professionals proficient in their own services or specialties who expect to have responsibilities or working relationships involving Homeland Security.
ORGANIZATION OF DHS
History of the Department
Science and Technology
PREVENTING TERRORISM AND ENHANCING SECURITY
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office
Office of Intelligence and Analysis
Office of Operation Coordination
Office of Health Affairs
US Secret Service
Federal Law Enforcement Training Center
SECURING AND MANAGING OUR BORDERS
Customs and Border Protection
Transportation Security Administration
U.S. Coast Guard
ENFORCING AND ADMINISTERING OUR IMMIGRATION LAWS
Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Citizen and Immigration Services
NATIONAL PLANS AND PROGRAMS DIRECTORATE
Federal Protective Services
Critical Infrastructure Protection
SAFEGUARDING AND SECURING CYBERSPACE
Who does What?
DHS Roles and Responsibilities
SAFEGUARDING AND SECURING CYBERSPACE (con’t)
Coordination with Cyber Command
Coordination with White House/OMB
Other Key Agencies/Players in Cyber Security
DAY 3 – ½ day
ENSURING RESILIENCE TO DISASTERS
Federal Emergency Management Agency
State/Local/Tribal Roles – Fusion Centers
OTHER CABINET AGENCY ROLES IN HOMELAND SECURITY
Department of Defense
Director of National Intelligence/Intelligence Community
Department of Justice
Department of Agriculture
Health and Human Services
Department of Treasury
Course Coordinator: Jim Flyzik
Chair, AFCEA Homeland Security Committee