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Personal Protective Measures for Biological Events

PER320 - 8.00 Hours


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    1/26/2018 - 1/26/2018
    Pago Pago AS
    NE  PER320  154
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    2/26/2018 - 2/26/2018
    Doral FL
    NE  PER320  171
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    2/28/2018 - 2/28/2018
    Doral FL
    NE  PER320  172
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    3/1/2018 - 3/1/2018
    Doral FL
    NE  PER320  174
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    3/21/2018 - 3/21/2018
    Bartlett IL
    NE  PER320  168
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    5/18/2018 - 5/18/2018
    Tyler TX
    NE  PER320  170

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 to get the latest schedule.


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.


There are no prerequisites for this course.


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)


The target audience for this course is responders and receivers, individuals involved in the primary and secondary screening and inspection process at ports of entry such as airports, rail stations, seaports, etc., and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers.

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

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

Education Credits

  • 0.8 CEUs

Contact Information

Chris Houghton

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

Other Information


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.

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