MONTPELIER, VT. >> Staff from schools around Vermont will be attending the 2015 Governor's Statewide School Safety Training Conference in Montpelier.

The daylong training on Wednesday is geared toward people who will participate in local school, district or supervisory union threat assessment teams. They may include guidance counselors, school nurses, school mental health staff, school crisis planning team members, law enforcement, school administrative staff and other professionals.

Education Secretary Rebecca Holcombe will give the opening remarks and Gov. Peter Shumlin is expected to speak at noon.

Participants will receive a certificate of completion after the training.