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Basic Moulage Training
Course Description:
This 6-hour workshop will cover the use of basic moulage techniques (art of injury simulation) to enhance the visual and emotional response for training and exercises. The course goal is that the student will have the basic knowledge to organize and do the moulage portion of a simulated emergency. Moulage techniques to be covered include bruises/shock, burns, nose and scar wax, bones and protruding objects, blood, and lacerations.
Event Location/Address:
Danville Community Room, 104 West Shepherd Street
City and County:
Danville  -  DES MOINES     (Region 5)
Additional Information:
All participants will need to wear clothing and shoes that are suitable to be stained with simulated blood, charcoal powder and makeup. The students will partner with another class participant to perform the practical moulage applications. Lunch: Bring your own or Jimmy John’s sandwiches will be ordered (you can order on-line that day with a credit card and we will pick-up). Please bring your own beverages for the day – otherwise you can go to the local convenience store to pick up your own. Bottled water will be provided. Registration due by February 7, 2018. Class size is limited to 25 people maximum. We reserve the right to cancel the class if minimum number of participants is not reached.
Course Dates:
3/3/2018   through   3/3/2018    -   (10:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
Rail Car Incident Response - AWR 147
Course Description:
Rail Car Incident Response is an 8-hour, awareness level course developed to educate rural emergency responders on freight rail car incidents involving hazardous materials.
Event Location/Address:
Marion County Public Health, 2003 N. Lincoln St. Training Room
City and County:
Knoxville  -  MARION     (Region 5)
Additional Information:
1) Meals are not provided for this offering. 2) Coffee and refreshments will be provided. 3) Please call Jeff (641) 828-2256 if you have any facility questions.
Course Dates:
3/10/2018   through   3/10/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
MGT 341 Disaster Preparedness for Hospital and Healthcare Organizations within the Community Infra
Course Description:
The Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations Within The Community Infrastructure course provides information specific to hospitals and organizations vulnerability to a disaster. Participants will be introduced to the various natural, technological, and civil hazards to which hospitals and healthcare organizations may be vulnerable and the potential impacts of those hazards. Federal guidelines and legislation that serve to aid in the preparedness for, and response to, incidents involving these hazards are discussed, as are current emergency management standards for the hospital community. Participants review response and recovery issues that should be addressed by medical facilities and organizations in preparation for a large-scale incident, including identification of critical resources necessary for response and recovery.
Event Location/Address:
Henry County Emergency Management Agency 900 W. Washington St.
City and County:
Mt Pleasant  -  HENRY     (Region 5)
Additional Information:
Students must have a FEMA SID and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register for SID# online: https://cdp.dhs.gov/FEMASID/
Course Dates:
3/27/2018   through   3/28/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
CERT Program Manager (Community Emergency Response Team)
Course Description:
The purpose of this 2-day Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program Manager course is to prepare existing CERT Program Managers for the tasks required to establish and sustain an active local CERT program. Also prepares participants to be CERT program managers to effectively manage a CERT program. Various aspects of CERT management, including managing volunteers and developing program plans are covered.
Event Location/Address:
Washington County Ambulance 1120 N 8th Ave
City and County:
Washington, IA  -  WASHINGTON     (Region 5)
Additional Information:
1) Bring your current program documents (electronic format preferred) for use in the course, if available. 2) No program documents available? Don't worry, we will work on this during this course. 3) Recommended but not required: Bring a laptop or other device for use during the hands on activities. 4) Participants can download a copy of the manual and other training materials used in this course at https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7U-Jl_faf5tWVFxNmhTb1JQd2s Note: Information on this site will be updated occasionally up until the course date.
Course Dates:
4/28/2018   through   4/29/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
Active Threat Integrated Response Course (ATIRC) - PER-340
Course Description:
The Active Threat Integrated Response Course (ATIRC) is a 24-hour performance level direct delivery course designed to improve integration between law enforcement, fire, and emergency medical services (EMS) in active shooter events. The course provides law enforcement officers with key medical skills based on tactical emergency casualty care (TECC) guidelines which can be used at the point of injury (POI) to increase survivability of victims. The course also provides a model framework for law enforcement, fire, and EMS to integrate responses during an active shooter event through the rescue task force concept using the Active Shooter Incident Management Checklist.
Event Location/Address:
Washington County Conservation Education Center 2943 Hwy 92
City and County:
Ainsworth  -  WASHINGTON     (Region 5)
Additional Information:
1) Lunch will be provided on day 1 and 2 during classroom sessions. 2) All other travel expenses will be on your own.
Course Dates:
5/1/2018   through   5/3/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
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