Medical Management of CBRNE Events

PER211 - 16.00 Hours

Description

What if a catastrophic event occurs? Will you be ready? Will you need a special level of protection? Is decontamination necessary? Do you have the right medications? 
 
PER 211, Medical Management of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives, (CBRNE) Events answers these questions and more as you learn how to distinguish between different agents of concern that could be used in a major incident. 
 
This course is a combination of facilitated discussions, small-group exercises, Human Patient Simulator hands-on scenarios, and traditional classroom discussions. Exercises are conducted in a CBRNE scenario using both adult and pediatric Human Patient Simulators to reinforce classroom lectures and interaction.  
 
This course promotes critical thinking skills while utilizing the RAPID-Care concept. The multi-discipline make-up of the participants helps to strengthen information sharing, communications, and medical surge capabilities.

Schedule

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    5/30/2019 - 5/31/2019
    Gettysburg PA
    FP  PER211  1024
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    6/4/2019 - 6/5/2019
    Des Moines IA
    FP  PER211  1019
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    6/24/2019 - 6/25/2019
    Athens GA
    FP  PER211  1015
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    7/9/2019 - 7/10/2019
    Lake City FL
    FP  PER211  1028
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    7/10/2019 - 7/11/2019
    Lawrenceville GA
    FP  PER211  1029
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    7/17/2019 - 7/18/2019
    Belleville IL
    FP  PER211  1030
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    7/24/2019 - 7/25/2019
    Cordova TN
    FP  PER211  1031
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    8/8/2019 - 8/9/2019
    Columbus OH
    FP  PER211  1032
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    8/26/2019 - 8/27/2019
    Honolulu HI
    FP  PER211  1033
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    8/29/2019 - 8/30/2019
    Kahului HI
    FP  PER211  1026

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

What if a catastrophic event occurs? Will you be ready? Will you need a special level of protection? Is decontamination necessary? Do you have the right medications? 
 
PER 211, Medical Management of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives, (CBRNE) Events answers these questions and more as you learn how to distinguish between different agents of concern that could be used in a major incident. 
 
This course is a combination of facilitated discussions, small-group exercises, Human Patient Simulator hands-on scenarios, and traditional classroom discussions. Exercises are conducted in a CBRNE scenario using both adult and pediatric Human Patient Simulators to reinforce classroom lectures and interaction.  
 
This course promotes critical thinking skills while utilizing the RAPID-Care concept. The multi-discipline make-up of the participants helps to strengthen information sharing, communications, and medical surge capabilities.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Recommended

The following online courses are recommended for participants to complete:

Topics

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

Suggested Audience

Disciplines include, but are not limited to:
 
  • Fire Services
  • Law Enforcement (LE)
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Hospital personnel, physicians, and nurses
  • Public Health Services
  • Public Works (PW)
  • Emergency Management Organizations
  • City, county, state, federal medical  
  • Private Industry
  • Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
  • Dispatchers

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact esti@teex.tamu.edu or call (866) 878-8900.+For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (866) 878-8900

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)+American Academy of Family Practitioners (AAFP)
  • Other Information

    DHS/FEMA

    As part of a Department of Homeland Security/ Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA) funded Homeland Security National Training Program Cooperative Agreement this course is provided at no cost to your jurisdiction.

    Continuing Education Credits

    ENA continuing education credit is approved by the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA), an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.Course Delivery Dates

    Course Delivery Dates

    Course delivery dates are at the discretion of the requesting agents or jurisdiction and must be consecutive.

    An interested jurisdiction/agency contacts their respective State Administrative Agency Training Point of Contact (SAA TPOC) to request a National Training and Education Division (NTED) instructor-led course. It is then at the SAA TPOC's discretion to approve or not approve the training request. If the SAA TPOC agrees to the training request, he/she contacts the training partner directly with information about the specific course to schedule, the number of participants interested in attending the course, and a listing of preferred dates.

    Contact Information

    Juan Guerrero

    Training Manager
    Phone: (979) 862-1063 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

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