Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
TEEX-0052
Organization Course Number:
H531
Location:
Classroom-based
Length:
13.5 hours
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 1 AAS-Fire Science, EMS Technologies, Criminal Justice, Emergency Management, or Public Health
Description

Objective:

To provide awareness for first responders to the scene of a possible terrorist incident concerning personnel safety, crime scene issues and command and control of the incident.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to recognize the potential dangers to the first responder from acts of terrorism
  • Define self-protection measures
  • Demonstrate basic understanding of circumstances that indicate a terrorism act
  • Define scene control principles
  • Recommend basic tactics and response to terrorism acts
  • And recognize the elements of command and control to terrorist acts
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials
  • Case Studies
  • Classroom Exercise
  • Discussion
  • Lectures
Supplemental Materials