LSI Course, ICS Course and EMT CEU’s

EMS Response to the Large Scale Incidents: Level 1 Awareness

Cost is $30 which includes text books.

This course was developed by the Incident Support and Operational Planning Unit (ISOP), an area of responsibility within the former UMDNJ Center for Bio Defense. This entry level program prepares the Emergency Medical Services provider or First Responder for response to a "high profile" or large scale incident. Topics to be covered include recognizing and preparing for the large scale incident, scene safety, triage tags and sorting of the multiple casualties, the S.T.A.R.T. system, and treatment and transport of the injured.

Audience:
All EMS First Responders, new and experienced EMT's, Senior Members, Crew Chiefs, Paramedics and field Nurses, front line supervisors and officers, and new members to an EMS Incident Management Support Team.

Length of Course: Approximately 4 Hours
CEU Information: NJ EMT: 4 Elective CEUs

EMS Response to the Large Scale Incidents: Level 2 Operations

Cost is $90 which includes text books.

This instructor facilitated course will provide the participant the necessary knowledge, skills, abilities and other tools to effectively and efficiently operate in a leadership role at a Large Scale Incident. 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 the Triage, Treatment or Transport Group Supervisor, or the Staging Area Manager. This course was developed by the Incident Support and Operational Planning Unit (ISOP) at the UMDNJ Center for Bio Defense

Modules included are:

  • EMS Branch Overview
  • Triage Group
  • Treatment & Medical Groups
  • Transport Group
  • EMS Staging Area
  • Practical Exercise.

Audience:
All EMS First Responders, new and experienced EMT's, Senior Members, Crew Chiefs, Paramedics and field Nurses, front line supervisors and officers, and new members to an EMS Incident Management Support Team.
Length of Course: Approximately 16 Hours
CEU Information: NJ EMT: 16 Elective CEUs

EMT CEU’s : Group Discounts *

  • Advanced Splinting*
  • Bloodborne Pathogens*
  • Cardiac Emergencies*
  • CBRNE - Awareness and Operations
  • CEVO Defensive Driving Diabetic Emergencies*
  • Domestic Violence* EMS and the Crime Scene*
  • EMT Refresher (Part A – Airway), (Part B – Medical), (Part C – Trauma)
  • EVOC
  • Fire Scene Safety and Rehab*
  • Gang Awareness*
  • GEMS (Geriatric Education)
  • Geriatric Emergencies*
  • Haz-Comm*
  • Hazmat - Awareness and Operations
  • ICS - 100, 200, 300, 400, 700 and 800 P
  • atients with Disabilities Introduction*
  • Poisoning*
  • Respiratory Emergencies*
  • Sexual Harassment*
  • Stress Management*
  • Stroke Emergencies*
  • Summer Emergencies*
  • TIMS Winter Emergencies*

ICS 100

CS 100, Introduction to the Incident Command System, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the Incident Command System. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS)

ICS 200

ICS 200 is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS-200 provides training on and resources for personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS.

ICS 300

ICS-300 provides training and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the ICS. The course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses.
This course is intended for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in expanding incidents or Type 3 incidents.

ICS 400

This course provides training and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the ICS. This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100 through ICS-300 courses. These earlier courses are prerequisites for ICS-400.
While FEMA provides standard course materials, this course is typically coordinated and taught in the field by State or other agencies. It is intended for senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an area command or multiagency coordination entity.

NIMS 700

This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents.

NIMS 800

The course introduces participants to the concepts and principles of the National Response Framework.