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Course Description

AWR-314-W - Mass Prophylaxis Awareness for Public Health Emergencies

The Mass Prophylaxis Awareness for Public Health Emergencies course is a web-based course that enhances community preparedness by providing awareness-level training on the roles and responsibilities of the local public health community and its partners. The course covers local and federal resources and capabilities that may exist to help provide post-exposure prophylaxis for a large population in response to a catastrophic CBRNE or other public health event. It also reviews actions taken by a local jurisdiction during a public health emergency that require response at the local level and deployment of the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS).

There are no prerequisites for this class

  • Overview of Medical Countermeasures
  • Division of the Strategic National Stockpile
  • Community Medical Countermeasures Operations
This course provides awareness training for personnel within a jurisdiction who would be required to assist with or manage a public health emergency requiring mass prophylaxis. This course is appropriate for the Department of Homeland Security responder disciplines, such as:

  • law enforcement
  • fire services
  • emergency medical services
  • public health
  • health care
  • emergency management
  • public information
  • public works
  • government
  • community partners that may include
  • businesses
  • schools
  • private industry
Education Credits
0.30 CEU

Prerequisites & Other Information:
Contact Information

Clara Taylor-Gurode
Phone: (979) 458-5614  

No tuition is charged.

Course Specifics

Hours: 3.00
Provider: TEEX
Disciplines: Government Administration
Public Safety Communications
Volunteer Organization
Health Care
Law Enforcement
Private Industry
Public Health
Public Works
Elected Official
Emergency Management
Emergency Medical Service
Fire Service

Available Classes

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