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Course Description

AWR-103 - Crime Scene Management for CBRNE Incidents (CSM)

Target Audience/Disciplines

Fire Service, Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Management, Hazardous Materials, Public Health, Healthcare, Public Safety Communications, Governmental Administrative, and Public Works personnel who require the information and skills vital to the effective management of a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, or explosive (CBRNE) crime scene.

Crime Scene Management for CBRNE Incidents (CSM) is a one-day course designed to enhance the responder's ability to manage a CBRNE crime scene. Responders who successfully complete this course will become familiar with the laws and regulations enabling them to protect a crime scene in a way that makes successful prosecution of the perpetrators more likely.

Below are some, but not all, of the critical skill sets learned during this training program:
Identify the phases of response to a CBRNE incident and how to identify a CBRNE crime scene.
Describe legal issues and federal statutes as they pertain to a CBRNE crime scene.
Identify personal protective equipment and safety hazards associated with a CBRNE crime scene.
Recognize how to properly manage a CBRNE crime scene by utilizing the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Crime Scene Search Protocol.
Recognize the resources and responsibilities of the FBI at a CBRNE crime scene.

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Prerequisites & Other Information:
Prerequisites and Requirements
To be eligible for the course, the student must successfully complete the following course:

AWR-160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders.

Continuing Education Credits

The Center for Domestic Preparedness is authorized by IACET to offer 0.8 CEUs for this program. Police Officer Standards and Training (POST), if approved by the student’s state: 8

No tuition is charged.

Course Specifics

Hours: 8.00
Provider: Center for Domestic Preparedness
Disciplines: Emergency Management
Emergency Medical Service
Fire Service
Government Administration
Health Care
Law Enforcement
Public Health
Public Safety Communications
Public Works

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