Tiny Tots program starts today

ELYSBURG - Knoebels Crystal Pool's Tiny Tot swim program for infants and toddlers runs today through Friday. Parents are required to get in the pool with their children. Cost is $2.

Homeland security training available

POTTSVILLE - The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC) is teaching first responders and others how to develop strategies and implement security measures for planned events in a free Department of Homeland Security-certified course.

MGT 335 Event Security Planning for Public Safety Professionals is a 16-hour, instructor-led course set for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 8 and 9 at The Losch Plaza/LLEOA Training Suite (210), 121 N. Progress Ave.

It is designed as a planning/management level course for practitioners in emergency services, public health, local and state government, emergency management and other agencies, or individuals involved in the first response community.

Registration deadline is Aug. 25. Register online at www.ruraltraining.org/training/schedule/2014-09-08-mgt335-pottsville-pa-001/.