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Course Description

MGT-319 - Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and Response

Formerly Named Course:

Bioterrorism: Mass Prophylaxis Preparedness and Planning

This training course is to enhance jurisdiction preparedness and emergency response efforts by providing the knowledge of how to exercise and revise a plan that utilizes an all-hazards, whole community approach toward a medical countermeasures event. Assists with coordination of planning, training and responding to a Medical Countermeasure (MCM) response for a public health incident. This course responds directly to the National Preparedness Goal; as it applies to delivery of medical countermeasures to exposed populations.

Topics

• Category A, B, C Agents, natural hazards, man-made, or terrorism events.

• Points of Dispensing Command Structure for planning, execution, and demobilization of a jurisdictional response

• Emergency Use Authorizations (EUA)

• Discussions as it applies to local Emergency Support Function (ESF-8 and ESF-6)

• Public Health Preparedness Capabilities

Delivered onsite at a location designated by the requesting jurisdiction.  To learn more or schedule a delivery, contact Kathy Wall kathy.wall@teex.tamu.edu Tel. 979-845-2409 www.teex.org



Prerequisites & Other Information:


Recommendation: AWR 160 (WMD Awareness Level training) available at http://www.teexwmdcampus.com.

FEMA / SID Number: Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid 



Cost:
No tuition is charged.


Course Specifics

Hours: 16.00
Provider: TEEX
Sponsor: DHS-FEMA TEI
Disciplines: Public Health
Public Safety Communications
Volunteer Organization
Emergency Management
Emergency Medical Service
Health Care
Law Enforcement
Fire Service
Government Administration



Available Classes

ViewCourse NumberClass NameLocationDatesSeats Available 
View class MGT-319 Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and ResponseFort Worth JEOC
275 West 13th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
03/29/2018 - 03/30/2018 Minimum 30 View Details
View class MGT-319 Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and ResponseCity of Roma Firehouse
901 Grant Street
Roma, TX 78584
04/03/2018 - 04/04/2018 Minimum 30 View Details
View class MGT-319 Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and ResponseHildago County Health and Human Service Dept
1304 South 25th Avenue
Edinburg, TX 78501
04/25/2018 - 04/26/2018 Minimum 30 View Details
       
Total of 3
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