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  • OVERVIEW

    OVERVIEW

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  • LaTCH

    LaTCH

    The Long Term Capabilities Hosting (LATCH) program provide ATHENA clients with mission specific capabilities modules hosted on site at the agency and maintained by ATHENA.  Because they are maintained by ATHENA, LATCH modules are 100% ready all of the time and never expire. 

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  • ARC

    ARC

    The ATHENA Regional Cache (ARC) Program is designed to allow ATHENA members rapid access to additional capabilities when an operation consumes (or may consume) their stock on hand. 


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  • STAR

    STAR

    The ATHENA Short Term Asset Rental (STAR) Program provides agencies with the ability to rent expensive or highly technical equipment on a short term basis.


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  • LEAP

    LEAP

    The ATHENA Logistical Emergency Acquisition Program provides ATHENA clients with a one stop shop for emergency logistics.

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  • ARTE

    ARTE

    ATHENA Regional Training Events are low cost or no cost education and training programs available exclusively to ATHENA designed to ensure the maintenance of skills and capabilities critical to emergency reponse. 

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ATHENA: HOW IT WORKS

thumb_content1ATHENA represents a new paradigm in emergency preparedness where an agency rents rather than purchases their capabilities and outsources the maintenance and oversight functions for their equipment. ATHENA is comprised of five program components: Long-Term Capabilities Hosted (LATCH), ATHENA Regional Cache (ARC), Short-Term Asset Rental (STAR), the Logistical Emergency Acquisition Program (LEAP), and ATHENA Regional Training Events (ARTE). Each of these programs is designed to solve a particular portion of the preparedness paradox, and collectively they are designed to completely redefine how governments prepare for and respond to critical incidents.

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SOLVING THE PARADOX OF EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

thumb_content2NOT Just Gear: CAPABILITIES

Historically, for most law enforcement agencies, it has been easier to obtain funding for technology than it has to obtain funding for increased training and personnel.  For most agencies, it has been easier to try to solve operational challenges with technology than it has been to do so with increased personnel and training costs.  Although understandably the result of the way police departments are funded, this technology focused approach has created real issues for emergency preparedness. 

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NEWS

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ATI Hosts Invitation Only ATHENA Launch Event

September 09, 2010

La Verne, CA – September 10, 2010 - Aardvark Tactical, Inc. (ATI) today hosted an invitation only event for Senior Executives from local agencies to celebrate the launch of ATHENA. »read more
 

ATI Launches ATHENA

September 04, 2010

Aardvark Tactical, Inc. is pleased to announce the Launch of the Aardvark Tactical Homeland Emergency Networking Alliance (ATHENA). ATHENA is a program designed to significantly increase the readiness of government agencies while reducing their costs and administrative burden. »read more