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Internet-Basic Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Concepts for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive (CBRNE) Events

AWR111  - 4.00 Hours

Online Class Details

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Description

Is it natural or weaponized? Exposure or contamination, what’s the difference? Why did everyone in the room become sick? Where does Emergency Medical Services (EMS) fit into the Incident Command System (ICS) tree?

Learn the answers to these questions and more by taking the web-based Basic Emergency Medical Services Concepts for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive (CBRNE) course. AWR111-W can be completed by someone initially seeking information about this topic or by a health care provider wanting to enhance their knowledge concerning CBRNE events.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this class

Topics

  • Signs and symptoms of exposure to CBRNE agents
  • Treatment protocols for contact with these agents
  • Information about Emergency Medical Services role in the Incident Command System

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, and state medical  

 

Requirements

  • Computer
  • Internet access

 

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (866) 878-8900

Education Credits

0.40 CEU

Contact Information

Reveca Ledesma

Phone: (979) 458-5614
reveca.ledesma@teex.tamu.edu

Other Information

To begin registration for this course, go to http://www.teex.org/nerrtc and click on online training.


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