Medical Preparedness and Response for Bombing Incidents

MGT348 - 16.00 Hours

Description

This course is designed for personnel from any professional background who may become part of a community response to a bombing event. This interactive, instructor-facilitated program employs case studies and research-based information designed to enhance medical preparedness for and response to blast effects. Breakout sessions address considerations and concerns specific both to medical responders and emergency planners.
 
Students are encouraged to ask questions and to create a to-do list of items they don’t have the answers to, so they have a list of tasks to address when they return to their jurisdiction.

 

Schedule

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    10/15/2018 - 10/16/2018
    Chapel Hill TN
    FP  MGT348  484
    Registration Closed
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    10/15/2018 - 10/16/2018
    Augusta ME
    FP  MGT348  485
    Registration Closed
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    10/17/2018 - 10/18/2018
    Cape Coral FL
    FP  MGT348  487
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    10/22/2018 - 10/23/2018
    Naperville IL
    FP  MGT348  480
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    10/29/2018 - 10/30/2018
    Great Neck NY
    FP  MGT348  481
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    11/15/2018 - 11/16/2018
    Lincoln NE
    FP  MGT348  482
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    11/27/2018 - 11/28/2018
    Burlington KY
    FP  MGT348  483
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    11/30/2018 - 12/1/2018
    Columbia SC
    FP  MGT348  497
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    12/3/2018 - 12/4/2018
    New Brunswick NJ
    FP  MGT348  488
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    12/6/2018 - 12/7/2018
    Freehold NJ
    FP  MGT348  489
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    12/10/2018 - 12/11/2018
    Columbus OH
    FP  MGT348  490
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    1/7/2019 - 1/8/2019
    West Olive MI
    FP  MGT348  491
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    1/14/2019 - 1/15/2019
    Kyle TX
    FP  MGT348  492
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    1/15/2019 - 1/16/2019
    Chattanooga TN
    FP  MGT348  494
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    1/16/2019 - 1/17/2019
    Marble Falls TX
    FP  MGT348  493
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    1/22/2019 - 1/23/2019
    Saginaw MI
    FP  MGT348  495
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    1/28/2019 - 1/29/2019
    Portsmouth NH
    FP  MGT348  496

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

This course is designed for personnel from any professional background who may become part of a community response to a bombing event. This interactive, instructor-facilitated program employs case studies and research-based information designed to enhance medical preparedness for and response to blast effects. Breakout sessions address considerations and concerns specific both to medical responders and emergency planners.
 
Students are encouraged to ask questions and to create a to-do list of items they don’t have the answers to, so they have a list of tasks to address when they return to their jurisdiction.

 

Prerequisites

None. Recommend familiarity with the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS) via completion of FEMA independent study courses IS-100, IS-200, and IS-700 (or their equivalents).

 

Recommended

Familiarity with the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS). For more information about NIMS and ICS, see the FEMA independent study courses IS-100, IS-200, and IS-700 (or their equivalents).

 

Topics

Terrorism target identification+Types of terrorism+Explosive characteristics and behaviors+Homemade explosives+Pre-attack indicators+Blast injuries types and treatment+Mass casualty triage+Pre- and post-detonation response+Planning considerations+Command considerations+Understanding local/state/federal resources+Case studies+Integrated tabletop exercise

Suggested Audience

Disciplines include, but are not limited to:
  • Fire Services
  • Law Enforcement (federal, state, local, county)
  • SWAT team members
  • Tactical Medics
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Hospital personnel
  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Emergency management organizations
  • Emergency managers and planners
  • Emergency planners
  • City, county, state, and federal medical  
  • County Medical
  • State Medical
  • Federal Medical  
  • Private Industry
  • Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
  • Dispatchers

 

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

GSA contract number: GS-02F-0003P. GSA customers, to register please contact esti@teex.tamu.edu or call (866) 878-8900.+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

Other Information

This course is taught in partnership with the Energetic Materials Research and Testing Center (EMRTC) at New Mexico Tech.

 

Contact Information

Juan Guerrero

Training Manager
Phone: 9798621063 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

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