10th Annual Region X Trauma/EMS Symposium
This most popular of NIPSTA training programs makes its return on May 20th at the Des Plaines Campus of Oakton Community College. The Trauma/EMS Symposium addresses issues related to the continuum of care for the injured/ill person.
Among the training topics in 2013:
Hole in the Wall
Resuscitation of the Hypothermic Cardiac Arrest Patient
The Altered Trauma Patient
STEMI & Stroke
Violent Encounters…Chaos to Collaboration
Pediatric Trauma & Burn: Inflicted or Intentional?
End Points of Resuscitation
More than 200 persons will experience an information-packed agenda and an opportunity to network with peers and exhibitors. Breakfast and lunch service is included as well. To register to attend, click here.
ICS and All-Hazards Position-Specific Training
NIPSTA is pleased to roll-out more training in the Incident Command System (ICS), as well as All-Hazards Position-Specific programming. These sessions will be delivered tuition-free every month this year at a variety of suburban locations. This ensures that the training is accessible to emergency responders who seek certification in these federally-authorized curricula. Participants will gain essential knowledge of the Incident Command System and become competent in the eight Command & General Staff and Unit Leader positions. For a complete listing of these tuition-free programs, click here.