Double "J" Training Academy

  Police - Fire - EMS - Communications Education

 

EMS Response to the Large Scale Incidents: Level 1 Awareness

This course was developed by the Incident Support and Operational Planning Unit (ISOP), an area of responsibility within the former UMDNJ Center for BioDefense. This entry level program prepares the Emergency Medical Services provider or First Responder for response to a "high profile" or large scale incident. Topics to be covered include recognizing and preparing for the large scale incident, scene safety, triage tags and sorting of the multiple casualties, the S.T.A.R.T. system, and treatment and transport of the injured.

 

Audience
All EMS First Responders, new and experienced EMT's, Senior Members, Crew Chiefs, Paramedics and field Nurses, front line supervisors and officers, and new members to an EMS Incident Management Support Team.


Length of Course
Approximately 4 Hours

 
CEU Information
NJ EMT: 4 Elective CEUs


Cost is $30 which includes text books.

EMS Response to the Large Scale Incidents: Level 2 Operations

This instructor facilitated course will provide the participant the necessary knowledge, skills, abilities and other tools to effectively and efficiently operate in a leadership role at a Large Scale Incident. The expectation is that upon completion of the program, the participant will be able to successfully function within the EMS Branch of the Incident Command System as the Triage, Treatment or Transport Group Supervisor, or the Staging Area Manager. This course was developed by the Incident Support and Operational Planning Unit (ISOP) at the UMDNJ Center for BioDefense
 
Modules included are:
•EMS Branch Overview
•Triage Group
•Treatment & Medical Groups
•Transport Group
•EMS Staging Area
•Practical Exercise.

Audience
All EMS First Responders, new and experienced EMT's, Senior Members, Crew Chiefs, Paramedics and field Nurses, front line supervisors and officers, and new members to an EMS Incident Management Support Team.


Length of Course
Approximately 16 Hours


CEU Information
NJ EMT: 16 Elective CEUs


Cost is $90 which includes text books.

Cost of Level 1
 Cost of Level 2
 30.00
 90.00