Upcoming Training Opportunities from SCWIHERC

Business Continuity Planning Workshop

April 9, 8AM-4PM at Madison Turner Hall.  Lunch is provided.  Due to limited seat availability, please limit registration to one representative per organization or facility. Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/south-central-wisconsin-herc-business-continuity-planning-workshop-tickets-56932523711




Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication

Rescheduled- there is room for additional attendees! April 16 and 17 at Dane County UW Extension, Madison.  Registration can be found at https://www.train.org/WI/course/1041077/live_event



Wisconsin Emergency Management Training Portal

Training Opportunities from Our Partners

Western Wisconsin Public Health Readiness Consortium Preparedness Conference, June 10 and 11 in Rice Lake, WI. Tentative Agenda:

Registration: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RF3N6KP

Medical Countermeasures: Point of Dispensing (POD) Planning and Response. May 8-9, Menomonie, WI. Register here: https://www.trainingwisconsin.org/ViewCourse.aspx?courseid=c294bfc8-ae96-4ff3-b24e-985d197a7591

Pediatric Disaster Response and Emergency Preparedness.  May 13-14 in Marshfield, or May 16-17 in  Oconomowoc.  Register here: https://www.trainingwisconsin.org/ViewCourse.aspx?courseid=c5388719-027e-40e6-a8eb-ef85cebb4aac

See also: http://www.scrtac.org/emergency-medical-service/trauma-education/

Pediatric EMS Training Opportunities

In 2018, Wisconsin Emergency Medical Services for Children will provide free training for EMS providers in your area. Our trainings are free to attendees.  Pediatric specific topics covered will include; respiratory distress, seizure, blunt trauma, pain management and CPR refresher. For additional details, please see the attached flyers. Advanced registration is required as space is limited.  This educational opportunity has been approved for continuing education credit by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services EMS Section.
Please contact Jennifer Behnke or Emergency Medical Services for Children to schedule additional trainings.

SCHCC Emergency Preparedness Conference


All presentation materials provided by the speakers are available on Google Drive- Click Here

Conference Agenda (subject to change)

7:30 Registration and continental breakfast

8:00 Keynote- Robert “Fireman Rob” Verhelst

8:45 96 hour sustainability and supply chain management issues- Melissa Sanders, East West Protection,  Former Director of Regional Emergency Coordination for the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response

9:30 Emergency Preparedness for Emerging Infectious Diseases and Pandemics- Dr. Dennis Maki, UW Health

10:30 Break

10:45 Utility Outage Response and Lessons Learned- Tracey Froiland, ThedaCare Health System and Fox Valley Area Healthcare Coalition Coordinator

11:30 Lunch

12:30 CMS Final Rule- Ken Blackwell, The Joint Commission

1:30 Cybersecurity for the Healthcare System- Tony Enriquez, Dept. of Homeland Security

2:15 Break

2:30 Severe Weather and Alerting- Tim Halbach, National Weather Service

3:00 The Anatomy of Workplace Violence and the Verbal De-Escalation Parallel- Ty Moeder, Mitigation Dynamics