J3OP-US261-HB Emergency Preparedness Response Course (EPRC) - Basic Awareness Course (2 hrs)

The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of the different types of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, or high-yield explosives (CBRNE) threats, information on how to prepare for and recognize a CBRNE threat, and instructions on protective measures. This course also explains disaster management and the actions to take to prepare for, respond to, and recover from an all-hazards incident. The course is presented in accordance with the Tri-Service CBRNE Medical Training Program and meets training requirements for DOD Civilians non-medical and non-security civilian employees and contractors within the Military Healthcare System (MHS) to include but not limited to housekeepers, office workers and facility workers.