Eighteen students graduated from the second HEART 9/11 Pre-Apprentice in Orocovis, Puerto Rico Friday, June 13, 2019. Thank you Today, I’m Brave, the Greater NYC Building Trades, United Brotherhood of Carpenters, and SOMOS UNA VOS for supporting the 10-week program that provides local Puerto Ricans with skills to rebuild their community. Students received hands-on training from HEART 9/11 volunteers while rebuilding roofs along with classroom instruction on first aid, safety, framing theory, beam building, nail patterns, leveling along with basic blueprint analysis.

HEART 9/11 is offering the SMART Responder Training Program starting February 26th. Program includes: • An in-depth analysis of the mind-body HEART 9/11 SMART Program for First Responders • An 8-week module program appropriate for officers with chronic stress issues, burnout, allostatic load issues, or significantly acute incidents that are unmanageable • Ideal for police cadet academy training • Trainee manual will be provided