Miami, FL (PRWEB) April 3, 2007
General Physics, a subsidiary of GP Strategies Corporation, a NYSE listed company, an international performance improvement company and is a global leader in training, engineering, and technical services. GP provides strategies and solutions designed to help customers optimize technical and workforce performance. GP has provided services in more than 60 countries, and is well positioned to serve clients throughout the world. GP is a leader in Homeland Security.
GP has been a leader in the field of Homeland Security training since well before 9/11. GP is committed to providing the very best training available and will supplement its already extensive offerings with complementary SSI ® specialized training in counter terror.
SSI ® - Security Solutions International is a Miami based company that has become a leader in training First Responders in the US in counter terror: training in how to detect, prevent and respond to terror. The company has trained more than 400 Federal, State and local agencies based on Israeli and other international know-how and experience with terrorism since its founding less than three years ago. SSI ® has cutting-edge programs in a wide variety of fields; suicide terror awareness training; suicide terror operational training; specialized counter terror training; threat assessment; hospital emergency preparedness; building safety; EOD, aviation, SWAT to counter terror unit and even school safety training and more. The company is best known for its Homeland Security missions to Israel where Homeland Security First Responders and Security professionals are shown in Israel, how Israel has developed its systems to protect the public, retail, government buildings, critical infrastructure, aviation and more. The much acclaimed program is in its 2nd year with 8 trips already taken and a building cadre of US experts being created as a result.
A spokesman for GP commented that "By cooperating with SSI ® we are able to offer more proven training to our role in providing counter terror support for State and local agencies. We present counter terrorism training programs and tabletop exercises for hospital and medical staff, regulatory personnel, local emergency managers, federal on-scene coordinators, and first responders from law enforcement and the fire service. The programs offered by SSI perfectly complement our efforts in the Homeland Security and Domestic Preparedness areas".
Both companies will be attending the UASI conference that is being held in Miami from April 10th-12th. At the conference, SSI ® is providing an Israeli Secret Service agent to give a keynote address on the issue of Suicide Terror and an optional extra-day on the subject of Response to Mass Casualty incidents.