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Emergency Preparedness

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Course Overview

The Emergency Preparedness training is to equip staff with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively respond to a variety of emergencies, ensuring their safety and minimizing the impact on the organization. This training aims to foster a culture of preparedness, enabling employees to handle emergencies confidently and efficiently.

Key Components of the Training:

  1. Introduction to Emergency Preparedness:
    • Importance of emergency preparedness in the workplace.
    • Overview of potential emergencies (e.g., natural disasters, medical emergencies, security incidents).
    • Organizational commitment to safety and preparedness.
  2. Emergency Response Plan:
    • Understanding the organization’s emergency response plan.
    • Roles and responsibilities of employees during an emergency.
    • Location and use of emergency resources and equipment.
  3. Communication During Emergencies:
    • Importance of clear and effective communication.
    • Internal communication protocols and tools (e.g., alerts, notifications).
    • Coordinating with external agencies and emergency responders.
  4. Evacuation Procedures:
    • Evacuation routes, exits, and assembly points.
    • Safe and orderly evacuation techniques.
    • Accountability measures to ensure all personnel are evacuated.
  5. Shelter-in-Place Protocols:
    • Scenarios requiring shelter-in-place (e.g., severe weather, hazardous materials).
    • Procedures for staying safe indoors.
    • Ensuring adequate supplies and resources for sheltering.
  6. First Aid and Medical Response:
    • Basic first aid skills and when to apply them.
    • Procedures for contacting emergency medical services.
    • Handling medical emergencies until professional help arrives.
  7. Fire Safety:
    • Recognizing fire hazards and prevention measures.
    • Use of fire extinguishers and other fire safety equipment.
    • Evacuation procedures in case of fire.
  8. Natural Disasters Preparedness:
    • Understanding different types of natural disasters (e.g., earthquakes, floods, hurricanes).
    • Specific preparedness measures for each type of disaster.
    • Post-disaster recovery and continuity planning.
  9. Security and Active Shooter Response:
    • Identifying and responding to security threats.
    • Procedures for dealing with an active shooter or violent incidents.
    • Importance of lockdown procedures and personal safety techniques

                The Emergency Preparedness training is essential for creating a safe and resilient work environment. It empowers staff with the knowledge and skills needed to respond to emergencies confidently and effectively, ensuring their safety and the continuity of operations.

                Course Content

                • Emergency Preparedness
                  • First Aid Kit

                    00:02:17
                  • Disaster Kit

                    00:03:33
                  • Family Emergency Plan

                    00:02:27
                  • Prepare your Home

                    00:02:59
                  • Terrorist Attack

                    00:03:47
                  • Hurricane

                    00:02:45
                  • Earthquake

                    00:03:37
                  • Flood

                    00:02:07
                  • Volcanic Eruption

                    00:01:33
                  • Tsunami

                    00:02:08
                  • Forest Fire

                    00:02:42
                  • Heatwave

                    00:02:36
                  • Cold Wave

                    00:01:00
                  • Avalanche

                    00:02:21
                  • Chemical Hazards

                    00:02:12
                  • Biohazard

                    00:02:40
                  • Nuclear Accident

                    00:02:04
                  • Active Shooter

                    00:01:00
                  • Test Your Knowledge

                Public
                • Lessons 18
                • Language English
                • Skill Beginner
                • Last Update June 25, 2024