Welcome to Guwahati EMEx 2015

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLANNING FOR HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATOR (1 DAY):

This training will enhance the knowledge and skills of hospital administrators to equip themselves on emergency planning including the whole cycle of emergency management for all-hazard concept, reviewing and enhancing their current surge capacity to manage mass casualty & the concepts of hospital emergency management. It will also improve the ability of hospital management to organize intra-hospital care during mass casualty events along with development of plans to coordinate the delivery of care at all levels and effectively assess and mobilize hospital resources.

HOSPITAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT FOR DOCTORS (2 DAYS):

This training will teach participating doctors how to assess, resuscitate and deliver initial care in a systematic algorithmic manner to patients with major trauma. It will also enhance the capacity of the trainee doctors in in organising intra-hospital care during mass casualty events, with special consideration given to building surge capacity and adapting to local physical conditions.

EMERGENCY NURSING CARE & COMPREHENSIVE TRAUMA LIFE SUPPORT FOR NURSES & PARAMEDICS (3 DAYS):

This training has been carefully designed to give first responders – EMS or paramedics, the confidence, skills and knowledge they need to provide the highest level of immediate care in a disaster setting. Beginning with basic but critical skills like CPR, log-rolling and extrication, participants will learn the theory and physiological basis of life support, early trauma management, and triage.

COMMUNITY BASED DISASTER MANAGEMENT (2 DAYS):

This training will impart to senior level public health practitioners, community medicine PG’s and disaster management personnel the skills needed to evaluate disaster response systems. The course will include an overview of various components of disaster response, and practical tools to evaluate these components.

PUBLIC HEALTH IN EMERGENCIES (2 DAYS):

This two-day training on Public Health in Emergencies will be imparted to the senior level public health practitioners, Public health Programme Managers and officials of PHE Department on various Public health, water & sanitation issues along with practical tools to be taken into account during emergencies.

CO-ORDINATION OF RESPONSE FOR SENIOR GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES (1 DAY)

This training will focus on the Inter-agency communication/ protocol coordination within agencies and communication with the media during the occurrences of disasters, effectively. Current global trends in communication technology will also be discussed.

SEARCH & RESCUE (3 DAYS):

The search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger is vital in emergency response. This course provides Search and Rescue personnel with the skillset they need to successfully complete search and rescue missions.

ORIENTATION TRAINING FOR ENGINEERS ON EARTHQUAKE SAFETY (2 DAYS):

Structural safety of public & individual buildings is vital to minimize casualty in the event of an earthquake. Assam is located in seismic zone V and has a history of major earthquake in past. This two-day course is design to impart knowledge of earthquake resistant construction techniques & norms for safety assessment for civil engineers of PWD(B), GMC, GMDA and SSA engineers posted in the districts.

SCHOOL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS (3 DAYS)

This three-day training on school disaster preparedness and preparedness audits will target the educational administrators as well as students. Inspector of Schools, DEEO, Teachers & Students, BEEO & SIs will be the participants of the track.

MINIMUM INITIAL SERVICE PACKAGE-MISP (3 DAYS):

This three-day training on minimum initial service package (MISP) aims to sensitize and train health and disaster management officials on the essentials of reproductive health care viz. sexual, maternal, and new-born health in disaster situations.

CHEMICAL & INDUSTRIAL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS (3 DAYS):

This three-day training on disaster preparedness and preparedness audits for Industries/ Service industries conducted. This course was targeted at administrators, professionals & management of various industries in around Guwahati city.