Emergency Response to Terrorism: Tactical Considerations-EMS

This course is designed for first on-the-scene responding EMS personnel with the responsibility to render patient care to victims of terrorist incidents. The student will be trained in security considerations, identifying signs of terrorism, anticipating unusual response circumstances, assessing information, and initiating self-protection actions. The student also will apply their knowledge about responding to a terrorist event, providing patient care, identifying and preserving evidence, managing site safety, documenting the event, and debriefing personnel.