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Audio Gateway Information and Training Session
Course Description:
This training provides different levels of understanding on gateway (audio bridge) functionality and operations. Training will include overview and advanced Audio Gateway Operation with hands-on configuration and use training.
Event Location/Address:
Polk County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) 1907 Carpenter Avenue East Entrance
City and County:
Des Moines  -  POLK     (Region 1)
Additional Information:
Class seats are limited, register early. Also indicate on registration if you have a gateway device in your county, the type, and if you will bring it (including radios, cables) with you for hands-on application.
Course Dates:
1/24/2018   through   1/24/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:00 PM)
Registration Information:
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Course Contact:
Tracey  Bearden      tracey.bearden@polkcountyiowa.gov      (515) 286-2107
Wide Area Search-PER 213
Course Description:
Participants will be instructed in practical search methods and skills to perform systematic searches over a large affected area. The course content applies to a vast number of critical situations, including natural disasters or terrorist incidents. Topics include search management and planning, mapping, search strategies and skills, team management and communication.
Event Location/Address:
Ox Bow Park 7 Park Road
City and County:
Humboldt  -  HUMBOLDT     (Region 2)
Additional Information:
1) Please be mindful of the seasonal weather. Make sure you have appropriate clothing with you, as some of the training may be outdoors. 2) Meals and travel on your own
Course Dates:
1/26/2018   through   1/28/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
Medical Management Of CBRNE Events - PER 211
Course Description:
This course is a combination of facilitated discussions, small-group exercises, Human Patient Simulator hands-on scenarios, and traditional classroom discussions. This course promotes critical thinking skills while utilizing the RAPID-Care concept. - Environmental factors and protective issues for both first responders and the public - Planning for potential consequences of a CBRNE incident - Recognizing and identifying CBRNE agents and their physiological effects on the human body - Recognizing and identifying CBRNE agents and their physiological effects on the human body - Appropriate self-protection measures and measures necessary to limit patient cross-contamination - Assessment of adult and pediatric patients - Basic decontamination considerations - Appropriate triage methods during a CBRNE or terrorist incident - Response to an incident involving CBRNE - RAPID-Care concepts
Event Location/Address:
Scott County Emergency Management 1100 E. 46th St.
City and County:
Davenport  -  SCOTT     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
Travel and meals on your own.
Course Dates:
2/5/2018   through   2/6/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD) Pl & Resp MGT 319
Course Description:
This training course is to enhance jurisdiction preparedness and emergency response efforts by providing the knowledge of how to exercise and revise a plan that utilizes an all-hazards, whole community approach toward a medical countermeasures event. Assists with coordination of planning, training and responding to a Medical Countermeasure (MCM) response for a public health incident. This course responds directly to the National Preparedness Goal; as it applies to delivery of medical countermeasures to exposed populations.
Event Location/Address:
Guthrie Co Health Services 2002 State St, Suite 1
City and County:
Guthrie Center  -  GUTHRIE     (Region 4)
Additional Information:
Minimum number of students is 30
Course Dates:
2/6/2018   through   2/7/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
ICS 400 Advanced
Course Description:
This 2-day course provides training on and resources for personnel who has a responsibility to function in a command post managing and expanding incident. Topics include use of an Incident Complex and Area Command, and the interactions between Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) entities.
Event Location/Address:
Dubuque County Regional Emergency Responder Training Facility/Dubuque Co EMA 14928 Public Safety Way
City and County:
Dubuque  -  DUBUQUE     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
1) Meals and travel on your own. 2) Highway 20 at Seippel Road is closed so there will be a detour route established using Old Highway Road.
Course Dates:
2/6/2018   through   2/7/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Registration Information:
Please contact Tom Berger at tom.berger@dbqcoema.com or 563-589-4170 to register
Course Contact:
Tom  Berger      tom.berger@dbqcoema.com      (563) 589-4170
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