Centers for Public Health Education and Outreach
0.15 CEU (90 minutes or 1.5 Contact Hour)
This online training module is eligible for 2 CPH recertification credits.
Originally recorded on December 6, 2006
This seminar provides an overview of personal and family emergency preparedness within historical and current contexts. It is also an opportunity to learn the importance of personal and family emergency preparedness and the steps to becoming personally prepared.
Learning Objectives- Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be able to:
1. Review personal and family emergency preparedness within current and historical contexts
2. Understand the importance of personal and family emergency preparedness and the impact of personal preparedness on the larger community
3. Identify the steps to becoming personally prepared
This course contributes to the following Public Health Preparedness Competencies and PHEP Capabilities:
4.0 Protect Worker Health and Safety
4.1 Maintain personal/family emergency preparedness plans.
1. Community Preparedness
This product was developed by the University of Minnesota Center for Public Health Preparedness (UMNCPHP), supported in part through a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Current support is provided by the University of Minnesota: Simulations, Exercises and Effective Education Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (U-SEEE PERL), which is funded in part through Grant/Cooperative Agreement Number 1U90TP000418 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Principal Investigator: Debra Olson.
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