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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
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
Multi-hazard Emergency Planning for Higher Education L0363
Course Description:
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) course is designed to be delivered to teams of campus personnel who are responsible for creating, reviewing, implementing and exercising emergency operations plans (EOPs). The target audience for this course is people who have traditional response or strategic experience, but minimal experience in emergency management planning. The three-day course is primarily interactive presentations coupled with numerous individual and group exercises. For a successful L0363 delivery, a sufficient number of teams from different institutions and range of job positions within each team is needed. The target team size is 4-8 members. The composition of the participating campus team is decided by each institution attending and should be selected from key positions within the institution and should include external stakeholders: first responders, dispatch, public health, emergency management, hospitals and healthcare, etc.
Event Location/Address:
St. Ambrose University 518 E. Locust St. campus map will be provided to attendees
City and County:
Davenport  -  SCOTT     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
Training is free. Attendees are responsible for their own travel and meals.
Course Dates:
3/13/2018   through   3/15/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  4:30 PM)
Course Contact:
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis (HSEMD)    -    visit our contact information page
Rescue Task Force - Hostile Event Interdiction: Unified Response by Law Enforcement, Fire and EMS
Course Description:
The Preparedness of State and Local Law enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services is one of the major initiatives of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Students from Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services will learn the tactics, techniques and procedures, specific to a unified small group response as a rescue task force during the interdiction phase of a terrorist driven, active shooter or any active hostile incident. Students will have daily practical exercises as well as written exams throughout the 3 day curriculum. The course is the response to a neutralized or mitigated active shooter or hostile event; where Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services students learn to unify as a rescue task force and conduct force protection while setting up casualty collection points as an integrated response.
Event Location/Address:
Williamsburg Fire Department 102 Fire Ridge Drive, Ridge View Cir
City and County:
Williamsburg  -  IOWA     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
Course includes - Student manual - Conversion kits for duty weapons (for force on force scenarios) - Simunition® for scenario training - Certificate of completion. Catered lunch (pending final approval) - Travel ($.39/mile) and lodging ($65 plus tax) reimbursement available to students traveling outside of 50 mile radius of training site from home
Course Dates:
6/8/2018   through   6/10/2018    -   (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:
Johnson County EMA 4529 Melrose Ave
City and County:
Iowa City  -  JOHNSON     (Region 6)
Additional Information:
Federal Student Identification (SID) required for each student.
Course Dates:
6/12/2018   through   6/13/2018    -   (8:00 AM  to  5:00 PM)
Registration Information:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ics-400-advanced-ics-tickets-40788181549
Course Contact:
Dave  Wilson      dave.wilson@jecc-ema.org      (319) 356-6761
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