Occ. Code 1463380








New York State Department of Civil Service


Classification Standard





          Senior Training Technicians (DHSES) deliver advanced and comprehensive training to government, law enforcement, and emergency respondersPositions in this class are found only at the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES).




          SENIOR TRAINING TECHNICIAN (DHSES): temporary, per diem trainers with various college degree, first responder, law enforcement, fire, or military experiences, and emergency preparedness certifications; deliver training approved by State Preparedness Center management in the following subjects: fire, law enforcement, emergency medical service, emergency management, hazardous materials, health, transportation, and military.



Agency Training and Development Specialists 1 develop and present segments of an agencys training program to improve the knowledge and abilities of staff to better enable them to carry out an agencys mission.




·       Deliver instruction in a variety of formats.


·       Develop and evaluate course content.


·       Evaluate students and provide remedial training.


·       Administer, score and review examinations.


·       Participate in pre- and post-course instructional meetings.


·       Conduct pre-course activities including procurement and distribution of course materials and equipment; prepare site and conduct safety rule review.

·       Complete post-course activities including review and inventory of supplies and equipment; review site for required maintenance; secure site, supplies and equipment; advise appropriate staff about equipment and supply shortages, and site needs.


·       Review course evaluations and report findings.



·       Advise agency training staff on issues within area of expertise.

·       Prepare reports and documents as required.




Open Competitive: five years of experience in an appropriate discipline or subject matter. 

Instructors must also meet the qualifications set by the New York State Division of Homeland Security and comply with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Office of Domestic Preparedness, Office of State & Local Government Coordination and preparedness (SLGCP) Instructor Certification program, or one of the following equivalent processes:


Date:  1/15


Note: Classification Standards illustrate the nature, extent and scope of duties and responsibilities of the classes they describe. Standards cannot and do not include all the work that might be appropriately performed by a class. The minimum qualifications above are those required for appointment at the time the Classification Standard was written. Please contact the Division of Staffing Services for current information on minimum qualification requirements for appointment or examination.