The United States Department of Homeland Security has identified 16 Critical Infrastructure segments. The Northpointe Campus, located in the Armstrong County Technology Park, will support the workforce development, training and certification needs for Western PA, Northern WV and Eastern OH. CIWA will focus on workforce preparation and training for 6 of the Critical Infrastructure Segments.

  • Energy: natural gas, electricity, vertically integrated gas operations 

  • Communication: wired and wireless distribution and transmission

  • Transportation: railroad segments, pipeline crossing, derailment

  • Water and Wastewater Systems: utility infrastructure, distribution

  • Emergency Services: evacuation, emergency response

  • Information Technology: cybersecurity, industrial automation and control systems


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