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What is an All-Hazard Incident Management Team (AHIMT)? Who needs to have an AHIMT? What assistance does USFA offer in developing a Type 3 AHIMT? Find out about AHIMTs and how USFA can help with training.
Participants will learn fast, free strategies to use information created from fire data. The application of data-driven decisions can improve resources, call loads, educational messages and much more.