The NJ Department of Health--Office of EMS (OEMS) has approved this program for 16.0 elective CEUs for NJ EMTs. The National Registryof EMTs and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania accept these credits. NJ paramedics should contact their clinical coordinator for CEU approval.
This course was developed by the The Incident Support and Operational Planning Unit (ISOP) of the former UMDNJ Center for BioDefense. It continues to be supported by the NJ EMS Task Force.
This session will provide the participant the necessary knowledge, skills, abilities and other tools to effectively and efficiently operate in a leadership role at Large Scale Incidents. The expectation is that upon completion of the program, the participant will be able to successfully function within the EMS Branch of the Incident Command System as leaders of Triage, Treatment, Transport or staging operations.
This course is appropriate for all levels of EMS responders who have taken EMS Response to the Large Scale Incident (LSI)-Awareness.
Unless noted otherwise, the cost is $80.00 per student which includes the tuition and student materials.