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The Center for Domestic Preparedness' cutting-edge training incorporates the nation's only toxic chemical agent training facility for civilian responders. Using nerve agents GB and VX, the facility located in Anniston, Ala., offers a one-of-a-kind training opportunity. The CDP provides emergency responders with the confidence and competence to face almost any disaster or hazardous event, understanding that their equipment and abilities are up to task. (CDP/FEMA courtesy photo by Shannon Arledge)