EMG 155 Introduction to Public Safety Response (3 credits)
This course will provide the student with a base-line understanding of the principles of responding to many types of emergencies. Course topics include: emergency response activities from police, fire, EMS, and business industry perspectives, terrorism related incidents, and their specific response activities. Interpretation and analysis of case studies will allow the student to understand the needs of each discipline and the importance of working together to manage emergencies. This course will include the basics of incident command training, which correlates with the National Incident Management System (NIMS).