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Company Information:

Name: MetaMedia Training International, Inc.
Address: 5100 Buckeystown, Suite 200
Frederick, MD 21704-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,090,216.00 9
SBIR Phase II $256,753.00 2

Award List:

Cross-training on Roles of Skilled Support Personnel

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas H. Held
Award Amount: $99,297.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The specific aim of the research project is to design and develop a training program for use by First Responders on the roles that SSP can play in disasters. If First Responders better understood the jobs that the various construction trades perform, and the… More

Responding to Hazmat Incidents-Interactive Case Studies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas H. Held
Award Amount: $99,592.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant) The Specific Aim of the research project is to design and develop an interactive virtual experience that will reduce the risk faced by first responders when dealing with incidents involving hazardous materials. If first responders, particularly fire fighters,… More

Lessons Learned from Graniteville DVD

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas H. Held
Award Amount: $99,910.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant) The long-term objective of the proposed research is to better prepare emergency personnel to more safely and effectively respond to rail accidents involving hazardous materials. Approximately 800,000 shipments of hazardous substances travel daily throughout the… More

Responding to HazMat Incidents - Interactive Case Studies Phase II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas H. Held
Award Amount: $97,946.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant) The specific aim of the Phase II project is to complete the design and develop a full interactive virtual experience that will reduce the risk faced by First Responders when dealing with incidents involving hazard ous materials. If First Responders,… More

Lessons Learned from Graniteville - Phase II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas H. Held
Award Amount: $158,807.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): 4.4.6 Project Summary Abstract During Phase I, MetaMedia Training teamed with the Rail Workers Hazardous Materials Training Program to produce the prototype DVD training tool entitled Lessons Learned from Granitevi lle. The specific aim of the Phase II… More

HazMat IQ Four Step System eLearning

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $242,118.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): MetaMedia Training International, Inc. and HazMatIQ LLC have formed a company to develop a library of Hazardous Materials courseware and related resources, integrated into a Learning Management System (LMS). The fir st product in the library to be developed… More

Lessons Learned: Sago and Darby Disasters - The Missing Component in SCSR Training

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Christopher T. Held
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Since 2006 there have been three major catastrophic mine explosions in the United States resulting in nineteen fatalities. Subsequent research studies conducted by the United States Department of Labor - Mine Safety an d Health Administration (MSHA), The… More

GURU is a tool to assist first responders in the event of a hazmat/WMD response.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas H. Held
Award Amount: $99,482.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Firefighters, hazmat responders, police officers, and the military must be prepared to safely and efficiently respond to emergencies that involve dangerous chemicals, explosives, radiation, or weapons of mass destructi on (WMD). A Sony PSP pre-loaded with… More

HazMatIQ LIVE eLearning_The Missing Link in HazMat Response Training

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Christopher T. Held – 301-515-6300
Award Amount: $99,831.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): MetaMedia will use the internet to deliver high quality, job-related pertinent hazardous materials and safety training to a large national responder audience at a low cost. Online training alleviates many problems facedby public safety professionals'… More

Mitigating Maritime Chemical Incidents Through Mobile Learning

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Christopher T. Held – 301-515-6300
Award Amount: $99,987.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION: Project Summary/Abstract MetaMedia will use Apple's iPad to deliver high quality, job-related case studies that will enable trainees in the Maritime Industry to interact wih a hands-on application. These Case Studies will cover the most critical information and knowledge required… More

SmartAPPT-Teen Pregnancy Prevention

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Douglas Stone – (301) 360-0614
Award Amount: $149,999.00
Abstract:
The Smart Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Tool (SmartAPPT) will study the scientific merit and technical feasibility of a web-based mobile smart phone application to improve knowledge and access to pregnancy prevention information among girls ages 15-17. SmartAPPT is based on the principle that all… More