Register for the follow courses at the U-Train website.
Readiness: Training Identification Preparedness Planning MGT 418
July 31- August 1, 2018
This course teaches participants how to create effective training plans for their agencies and jurisdictions. By evaluating their abilities to meet their emergency operations plan (EOP) using traditional and national preparedness tools, participants can answer the following critical readiness questions- How prepared do we need to be, and how prepared are we? This course is put on in conjunction with the National Center for Biomedical Research and Training (NCBRT) at Louisiana State University.
Personal Protective Measures for Biological Events (PPMB PER 320)
August 8, 2018
Focusing on the challenges faced by first responders and clinical health care professionals, this course will teach attendees about the personal protective equipment (PPE) need to prevent contamination issues when dealing with highly infectious diseases. Students will get practice donning and doffing PPE, as well as an opportunity to practice technical decontamination. (Level C PPE will be provided) This course is put on in conjunction with the Center for Domestic Preparedness.
Hospital Emergency Response Training for Mass Casualty Incidents (HERT / PER 902)
October 2-5, 2018
HERT provides medical operation guidance to hospitals, emergency medical responders, healthcare facility personnel, and others who may become involved in a mass casualty incident. This course will teach about Hospital Incident Command Systems, Emergency Operation Centers, and PPE usage along with technical decontamination. This is a hands-on course with interactive exercises.
November 2, 2018
Please join the ICDP for a one-day symposium bringing together community members to build relationships and improve knowledge on disaster and emergency readiness topics. Speaker topics will include provider behavioral health, virtual reality for preparedness training, citizen response to Hurricane Harvey, and an overview of the 2017 California wildfires.