Feb 2022 Offering

Course
MGT348 - Medical Preparedness and Response to Bombing Incidents (MPRBI)
Date & Times
Feb 8 - 9, 2022 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

This course addresses the training gap for both emergency responders and first receivers to respond safely and effectively to an explosive event resulting in blast injuries. This 16-hour face-to-face course is a combination of lectures, case studies, facilitated discussion. The course is generally delivered using the standard delivery model of two consecutive days. TEEX and NMT are partners in the NDPC, which is tasked by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to help improve emergency response capabilities and leadership in state, local and tribal jurisdictions.

Course Objectives
-Explain how to apply the lessons learned from the London Transit System and Boston Marathon bombings to help prevent and/or respond to a possible local bombing incident
-Identify and explain the threats posed by terrorists; use of explosives against U.S. domestic targets
-Identify commonly used explosives, explosive devices, and basic blast physics.
-Recognize and identify indicators of an imminent attack
-Safely conduct appropriate preventive, preparatory, and response actions during both the pre-detonation and post-detonation periods of a bombing incident
-Recognize bombing injuries and identify appropriate triage and assessment modalities
-Discuss key planning considerations as they relate to evolving terrorist tactics

Hours
16
Max Attendance
40 (35 Open Seats)
Region
E
Location
4-H Building
Arena Park
321 Jaycee Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
POST Approved
Yes
POST Control #
12529
Technical Studies
16
Skill Development
4
Target Audiences
Public Health, Public Safety Communications (911), Security and Safety, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Government Administrative, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, Fire, First Responders, Medical (Hospital), and Emergency Management Director
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set
Registrant Notes

Minimum #32 for course to be held.