MGT348 – 16.00 Hours

Schedule

Details06/29/20 – 06/30/20Orlando, FLFP MGT348 576Register

Address

Winnie Palmer Hospital

83 W. Miller St.
Orlando, FL 32806

Instructor

Connie Blackford

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, June 29, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Details07/14/20 – 07/15/20Victoria, TXFP MGT348 579Register

Address

Victoria Office of Emergency

205 N. Bridge, B101
Victoria, TX 77901

Instructor

Jeni Downing

Start Time

08:00 AM Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Details08/11/20 – 08/12/20Columbus, GAFP MGT348 583Register

Address

CWW Service Center Auditorium

1420 54th St
Columbus, GA 31904

Instructor

Jeni Downing

Start Time

08:00 AM Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Details09/21/20 – 09/22/20San Diego, CAFP MGT348 582Register

Address

San Diego Office of Homeland

9601 Ridgehaven Court
San Diego, CA 92123

Instructor

Connie Blackford

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, September 21, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

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.

Course 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).

 

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

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

 

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)
  • American Academy of Family Practitioners (AAFP)

Other Information

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

 

Government Programs

  • 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 esti@teex.tamu.edu or call (866) 878-8900

Contact Information

Juan Guerrero

Training Manager
Phone: (979) 862-1063 | Toll-Free: (979) 458-3453
Email: Juan.Guerrero@teex.tamu.edu

Michael Clark was an excellent instructor. Very knowledgable. He taught this class in a was it was easy to understand. Clark did a great job.

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