AWR111 – 3.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

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.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

  • Computer
  • Internet access

 

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.

Topics

  • Signs 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

Suggested Audience

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  

 

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • .20 IACET CEUs

Other Information

To begin registration for this course, go to http://www.teex.org/nerrtc and click on online training.

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