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Military and civilian first responders train together for incident response

Airmen assigned to the 153rd Airlift Wing Wyoming Air National Guard stand up the emergency operations center in response to a simulated chlorine plume, June 19, 2015, at Cheyenne Air National Guard base in Cheyenne, Wyo. Civilian and military emergency responders are participating in Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response (CAMR) training which provides instruction on chemical, biological, radiological, first response, medical, and incident command for possible threats in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Charles Delano)

Airmen assigned to the 153rd Airlift Wing Wyoming Air National Guard stand up the emergency operations center in response to a simulated chlorine plume, June 19, 2015, at Cheyenne Air National Guard base in Cheyenne, Wyo. Civilian and military emergency responders are participating in Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response (CAMR) training which provides instruction on chemical, biological, radiological, first response, medical, and incident command for possible threats in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Charles Delano)

Airmen assigned to the 153rd Medical Group, decontaminate a simulated chlorine contaminated victim, June 19, 2015, at Cheyenne Air National Guard Base in Cheyenne, Wyo. The medical group is participating in Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response (CAMR) training with civilian and military first responders to practice chemical, biological, radiological, first response, medical, and incident command scenarios for possible threats in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Charles Delano)

Airmen assigned to the 153rd Medical Group, decontaminate a simulated chlorine contaminated victim, June 19, 2015, at Cheyenne Air National Guard Base in Cheyenne, Wyo. The medical group is participating in Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response (CAMR) training with civilian and military first responders to practice chemical, biological, radiological, first response, medical, and incident command scenarios for possible threats in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Charles Delano)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Farooq Durrani, 153rd Bioenvironmental Engineering, Senior Airman Collin Holte, 153rd Emergency Management, and Brent Osborne, Cheyenne Region 7 Hazmat, tend to simulated chlorine contaminated victims, June 19, 2015, at Cheyenne Air National Guard Base in Cheyenne, Wyo. Durrani, Holte, and Osborne are participating in Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response (CAMR) training with civilian and military first responders to practice chemical, biological, radiological, first response, medical, and incident command scenarios for possible threats in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Charles Delano)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Farooq Durrani, 153rd Bioenvironmental Engineering, Senior Airman Collin Holte, 153rd Emergency Management, and Brent Osborne, Cheyenne Region 7 Hazmat, tend to simulated chlorine contaminated victims, June 19, 2015, at Cheyenne Air National Guard Base in Cheyenne, Wyo. Durrani, Holte, and Osborne are participating in Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response (CAMR) training with civilian and military first responders to practice chemical, biological, radiological, first response, medical, and incident command scenarios for possible threats in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Charles Delano)

Casey Zeigler, AirLife Denver flight nurse, checks the vital signs of Region 7 Hazmat Engineer Brent Osborne, June 19, 2015, at Cheyenne Air National Guard Base in Cheyenne, Wyo. Civilian and military first responders are participating in Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response (CAMR) training to practice chemical, biological, radiological, first response, medical, and incident command scenarios for possible threats in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Charles Delano)

Casey Zeigler, AirLife Denver flight nurse, checks the vital signs of Region 7 Hazmat Engineer Brent Osborne, June 19, 2015, at Cheyenne Air National Guard Base in Cheyenne, Wyo. Civilian and military first responders are participating in Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response (CAMR) training to practice chemical, biological, radiological, first response, medical, and incident command scenarios for possible threats in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Charles Delano)

CHEYENNE, Wyoming -- Civilian and military emergency responders are convening at the 153rd Airlift Wing, Cheyenne, for Counter-CBRN All-Hazard Management Response training.

Instructors from the Air National Guard are providing radiological, biological, first response, medical, and incident command instruction about possible threats which might occur in the region. The four-day training includes subject-specific instruction, active shooter exercises, and radiological and biological tabletop exercises, and culminates with a capstone exercise encompassing portions of all training.

Participants include members of the 153rd Airlift Wing emergency operations center, security forces, fire and emergency services, F.E. Warren Air Force Base 90th Missile Wing emergency management, Region 7 Hazmat, Cheyenne Fire Rescue, Wyoming Emergency Management, Wyoming Public Health, and AirLife Denver air ambulatory service.