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    CBS’ Code Black to Promote “Stop the Bleed”

    “Stop the Bleed” is a Department of Homeland Security program to promote awareness, understanding, and capacity among the general public to save lives by stanching bleeding in emergencies.¬† The initiative includes placing Bleeding Control Kits with items such as gloves,…

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    Remembering 9/11, 15 Years On

    Every NPLI alumnus, faculty, and staff member has a connection to 9/11. Some were in at or close to sites of the attacks. Others were in the thick of the response and recovery efforts. While each anniversary of 9/11 is…



NPLI Executive Education Program Cohort XV

Now accepting Online Applications, please go to the application page. Deadline to apply is October 30, 2016

Opening Session: December 4-9, 2016 & Concluding Session: June 20-23, 2017.

*this is a two-part residential program, both sessions mandatory to attend.

Please click on the Executive Education link for full details on the program.

Please contact us for custom training opportunities.

The National Preparedness Leadership Initiative executive education¬†curriculum is designed to produce effective leadership at all levels of government — federal, state, and local — as well as in private and non-profit sector organizations. The NPLI curriculum leverages the combined strengths of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Division of Policy Translation and Leadership Development and the Harvard Kennedy School’s Center for Public Leadership. Faculty from Harvard Business School and the Harvard Medical School also teach in the program.