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.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
TopicsSigns 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
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
Government Programs, Certifications and AccreditationsFor DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (866) 878-8900
Continuing Education & Professional Credits
To begin registration for this course, go to http://www.teex.org/nerrtc and click on online training.