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Emergency Response to Domestic Biological Incidents: LSU (PER-220)


  • Middlesex County, NJ (map)

The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness will be sponsoring a two-day training titled: "Emergency Response to Domestic Biological Incidents" (PER-220). The training will be instructed by the National Center for Biomedical Research and Training (NCBRT) at Louisiana State University (LSU), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC).

COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.

DESCRIPTION:
This course is designed to help participants safely and effectively respond to a biological incident by using an integrated approach. The course provides detailed information about various biological agents and possible methods of dissemination-whether naturally occurring or intentional. Participants will identify appropriate assessment and response actions and will review personal protection, containment measures, and tools that may be accessed during a biological incident.

TARGET AUDIENCE:
Emergency Management Agency, Emergency Medical Services, Governmental Administrative, Healthcare, Hazardous Materials Personnel, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Public Works, Fire Services. 16 CEUs will be awarded to NJ EMTS by the NJ DOH who complete the course.


REGISTRATION

Please register at http://app.surveymethods.com/EndUser.aspx?E9CDA1B9E1A9BCB9E3

If you have any questions regarding this training, please email Michael Urbanski at MUrbanski@njohsp.gov.