The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness is sponsoring a two-day training program titled: "Medical Preparedness and Response to Bombing Incidents" (MGT-348 and PER-233). The program will be instructed by Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) and the Energetic Materials Research & Testing Center (EMRTC) at New Mexico Tech (NMT), members of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC).
COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.
Essential first responder/first receiver personnel who would be involved in the medical response to an explosive incident will be introduced to real world event case studies and research-based information designed to enhance medical preparedness for and response to blast effects. This dual audience/dual level course includes a Management and Planning level section focused on pre-incident indications of bombing incidents, bombing incident scene safety and security, and resource management for bombing incidents and a Performance level section focused on bombing incident injury patterns and treatment, managing the medical response for bombing incidents, and the planning, training, and exercise cycle for bombing incidents.
Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Governmental Administrative, Law Enforcement, Health Care, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Security and Safety.
REGISTRATION/POINT OF CONTACT:
For questions or registration, please email the point of contact Michael Urbanski at MUrbanski@njohsp.gov or call 609-588-2128.