A printed notice is posted for all in Tech-Com to see. "NOTCIE: The first trials for new, completely optional, training will be rolled out on 10/24, 10/31, and 11/7 starting at 14:00 L.A. time (16:00 central). This new training will familiarize candidates with Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear threats, as well as effective quarantine, cleanup, and disposal protocols for the above listed and/or other hazardous materials. Your attendance is not mandatory, but consider the opportunity to preserve the safety of continued TC operations and the well-being of yourself and those around you. Direct any and all questions to Bravo Sergeant Daniel Edwards, or hold until the end of your training session. Give 'em Hell,- Sgt. Edwards"