I.E.M.R.A. COURSE LIST
•YALE NEW HAVEN COURSES •CRISIS 101
Basic skills and preparedness strategies addressing an array of natural and manmade hazardous situations.
•THE ROLE OF HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS DURING CRITICAL INCIDENTS
Basic responder techniques
•HALLMARKS OF TERRORISM
Learn to recognize the signs of impending terrorist attacks.
•CONTINUING PHYSICIAN PRACTICE AFTER DISASTER
How to ensure continuity of business in times of crisis.
•SKILLS OF OBSERVATION
Learning to recognize and identify suspicious behavior and avoid danger.
•CONTROL OF WOUND BLEEDING
Medical techniques for preventing excessive blood loss.
•PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPACT OF TERRORISM
Learn and recognize the effects of trauma on victims and responders.
•ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR DISASTER RESPONSE
Cultural sensitivity and other concerns for the ethical treatment of victims.
•VULNERABILITY TO ASD AND PTSD
Mental health care and protection for trauma victims and responders.
•RISK & RESILIENCE DURING TERRORISM
Psychological preparedness for critical incident trauma.
•CBRNE PREPAREDNESS FOR NYC
Preparedness skills specifically for residents, victims and responders in New York City.
•GOOD & EVIL: VIOLENCE & TERRORISM
Familiarization with the motivation behind acts of terrorism.
•INTELLIGENCE AS MEASURED BY CULTURE
Intelligence as a potential indicator of behavior.
A profile of terrorists that don’t fit a homogenous profile.
•COMMUNITY IMPACT OF LGBT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Recognition of and care for victims of personal traumatic critical incidents.
•HIV PREVENTION & WOMEN’S REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS
HIV prevention and the power of reproduction over women’s rights and freedom.
A series of courses and lectures for leading a full life before, during and after crises, including: strengthening spousal relationships, building familial and friendly relationship skills, parenting skills, topics in civics, entertainment, and the future of disaster recovery.
A series of courses, lectures, articles and links helping families, adults, children, teens, seniors and pets remain safe and take advantage of available opportunities, advocacy, entertainment, education and training.
I.E.M.R.A. COURSES ARE AVAILABLE TO MEMBERS OF I.E.M.R.A. IN GOOD STANDING. COURSES ARE ADDED REGULARLY; REFER TO THIS LIST TO SEE NEW ADDITIONS TO THE COURSE OFFERINGS AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE. LINKS TO OTHER COURSES AVAILABLE ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THIS LIST.