Register for the following courses at the U-Train website.
Personal Protective Measures for Biological Events (PPMB, PER-320)
Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 8:00am - 5:00pm
UTrain Course # 1063694
PPMB focuses on the challenges faced by first responders and healthcare professionals when managing patients with highly infectious diseases. Participants will learn about hazards specific to infections disease incidents, exposure control plans, and will practice working in personal protective equipment. KEY TOPICS: Highly Infectious Diseases; CDC & WHO Guidance; Patient Decontamination; Exposure Control Plans; Personal Protective Equipment; Practical Application.
Basic Disaster Life SupportTM (BDLS)
Friday, 15 February 2019, 8:00am - 4:00pm
UTrain Course #1056567
BDLS is a competency-based, awareness-level course that teaches an all-hazards approach to mass casualty management and population-based care. Key Concepts: Disaster preparedness, mass casualty management, workforce readiness, public health emergencies, health professional preparedness.
Cost: $55 (covers NDLSF registration and materials)
Decontamination Operations for Hospital-based First Receivers
Thursday, 21 February 2019, 8:00am - 4:00pm
UTrain Course #1081907
Decontamination Operations for Hospital-based First Receivers was developed by the ICDP as an OSHA-compliant, 8-hour initial training for healthcare providers who, through the course of their work, may be required to care for contaminated patients. This course combines classroom instruction and hands-on skills validation to prepare hospital-based caregivers for hazardous materials incidents.
Lunch & Learn Series: "911, what is your disaster?"
Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 11:30am - 1:30pm
UTrain Course #1082031
The ICDP Lunch & Learn Series resumes in 2019 with a discussion of what to expect from 911 dispatch and response agencies when disaster strikes, presented by Lisa Burnette (SLC911 Director) and John H. Flynt (SLC Preparedness Coordinator). This class is FREE and lunch is provided!
Basic Medical Moulage
Thursday, 28 February 2019, starting at 9:00am
UTrain Course #1075153
This course will teach techniques to create simple wounds and injuries that will support simulations, drills, and exercises. Students will learn the fundamentals of medical moulage, including the "tools of the trade" and application of bruises, shock and sweat, abrasions, and lacerations.
Advanced Medical Moulage
Friday, 1 March 2019, starting at 9:00am
UTrain Course #1060758
This course will teach techniques to create complex wounds and injuries that will support simulations, drills, and exercises. Students will build on the basics and learn to use GelefectsTM to create soft tissues, fractures, impalements, burns, blisters, and frostbite.