Provider Course, Day 1
(Actual Course Times May Vary)
 7:45am      Registration, Pretest (if not completed online)                                                  

A. Lectures

8:00 am           Section I:  General Principles of AHLS
Chapter 1:  Hazardous Materials Epidemiology:  Hazmat Happens
Chapter 2:  Important Properties of Hazardous Materials
Chapter 3:  Medical Management of Hazmat Victims
 10:20 – 10:30am         Break

 10:30am          Section I:  General Principles of AHLS (Continued)

Chapter 3:  Medical Management of Hazmat Victims (cont’d)
Section II:  Toxic Inhalations
Chapter 6:  Irritant Gases
Noon               Lunch (on your own)
12:45pm          Section II:  Toxic Inhalations (Continued)
Chapter 7:  Asphyxiants 
2:15pm -2:30pm    Break
2:30pm            Section II:  Toxic Inhalations (Continued)
Chapter 8:  Antidote:  Normobaric Oxygen
Chapter 9:  Antidote:  Hyperbaric Oxygen
Chapter 10:  Antidote:  Methylene Blue
Chapter 11:  Antidote:  Amyl Nitrite
Chapter 12:  Antidote:  Sodium Nitrite
Chapter 13:  Antidote:  Sodium Thiosulfate
Chapter 14:  Antidote: Hydroxocobalamin
 3:10pm            Section III: Insecticide Poisoning
Chapter 16:  Organophosphate and Carbamate Insecticides
Chapter 17:  Antidote:  Pralidoxime
Chapter 18:  Antidote:  Atropine

B. Scenarios

4:05pm            AHLS Tabletop Exercises  
5:00pm            Day One Wrap Up

 

Provider Course, Day 2 
 
7:45am    Continental Breakfast
 A. Lectures
8:00am   Section IV:  Corrosives, Hydrocarbons, & Substituted Hydrocarbons
Chapter 20:  Corrosives
8:55am - 9:05am    Break
9:05am   Section IV:  Corrosives, Hydrocarbons & Substituted Hydrocarbon (Cont'd)
Chapter 21:  Hydrocarbons & Substituted Hydrocarbons
Section V:  Miscellaneous Toxicants
Chapter 22:  Hydrazines
Chapter 23: Antidote: Pyridoxine
10:35am- 10:45am     Break
10:45am  Section V:  Miscellaneous Toxicants (Continued)
Chapter 24:  Hydrofluoric Acid
Chapter 25:  Antidote: Calcium Gluconate
Chapter 26:  Antidote: Calcium Chloride
Section VI:  Toxic Terrorism
Chapter 27:  An Introduction to Chemical, Biological, Radiological, & Nuclear Terrorism
11:55am  Lunch (on your own)
12:40pm  Section IV:  Toxic Terrorism (Continued)
Chapter 28:  Chemoterrorism:  Nerve Agents
Chapter 29:  Bioterrorism
2:00pm-2:10pm     Break
2:10pm   Section VI:  Toxic Terrorism (Continued)
             Chapter 29: Bioterrorism (cont'd)
             Chapter 30: Radiation Emergencies         
B. Scenarios
3:35pm   AHLS Tabletop Exercises
C. Exam
4:15pm   Mandatory Exam and Course Evaluation

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