Personal Protective Measures for Biological Events

PER320 - 8.00 Hours

Schedule

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    9/14/2018 - 9/14/2018
    Corpus Christi TX
    NE  PER320  193
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    10/4/2018 - 10/4/2018
    Houston TX
    NE  PER320  196
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    11/2/2018 - 11/2/2018
    Pago Pago AS
    NE  PER320  175
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    11/16/2018 - 11/16/2018
    Shelton CT
    NE  PER320  194
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    11/17/2018 - 11/17/2018
    Shelton CT
    NE  PER320  195

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 (844) 789-5673 or nerrtc@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

Personal Protective Measures for Biological Events provides students with an overview of personal protective equipment (PPE), and includes an experiential learning activity (ELA) practicing donning and doffing PPE Level C. Additionally, there is a review of the different types of decontamination and an ELA practicing technical decontamination.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Identify general characteristics of viruses in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization. (BIO-0007)+Don and doff personal protective equipment level C ensemble in accordance with Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (HO-0003)+Perform technical decontamination, with decontamination equipment, in accordance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. (DEC-0002)

Suggested Audience

Emergency Medical Services, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Public Works, and Hospital Personnel.

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (844) 789-5673

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

  • 0.8 CEUs

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.

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

Chris Houghton

Project Specialist
Phone: 8447895673 | Tollfree: (844) 789-5673
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