Advanced Hazmat Life Support Provider Program

9/24/2015 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM &  9/25/2015 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

 The Advanced Hazmat Life Support (AHLS) Provider program is a 16 hour, two-day course that teaches healthcare professionals to medically manage patients exposed to hazardous materials, including chemical, biological and radiological incidents. Participants learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of exposure in order to medically manage patients of hazmat incidents. Healthcare professionals receive a four-year verification status upon successful completion of the course. This course covers hazardous materials including pesticides, corrosives, irritant gases, asphyxiants, hydrocarbons and substituted hydrocarbons and chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear agents. Specific antidotes and their indications, contraindications, dosing and route are also included. “Early Bird” Tuition: $500 (before August 13th) Regular Tuition: $550 (after August 13th) Textbook included and lunch provided.  Sponsored by the Poison Control Center.

 If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact the course coordinator, Jon Willoughby at 612-873-9142. If you have difficulty with registering, please contact joni.egan@hcmed.org or call us at 612-873-5681. We look forward to working with you.