CPD Courses

Chemical Incidents

Online Course UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

About the CPD course

Certain chemical incidents may harm large numbers of people in a short space of time so the ability for NHS and PHE staff to respond effectively is vital. This e-learning course is designed to give an overview of chemical incidents; covering how to recognise the signs and symptoms of a chemical incident including: secondary contamination; containing a chemical incident; the principles; practice and limitations of decontamination and how to treat people who have been exposed to chemicals.

CPD Provider

UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) is responsible for planning, preventing and responding to external health threats, and providing intellectual, scientific and operational leadership at national and local level, as well as on the global stage. UKHSA will ensure the nation can respond quickly and at greater scale to deal with pandemics and future threats. As a Category One responder under the Civil Contingencies Act, we provide Emergency Preparedness and Response Training and Exercises for our staff and external stakeholders. Attendance at some of our events are provided to third parties on a commercial basis subject to availability of places.

Want to learn more?

Contact us

More CPD courses by UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

Public

Exercise Design, Development and Evaluation Worksh...

UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

This 3-hour virtual workshop will provide you with an overview of the exercise design, delivery and...
Workshop
Public

Emergo Instructor courses

UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

The aim of this course is to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to plan and conduct...
Training Course
Public

Structured Debrief Training

UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

Debriefing is the process of critically analysing the performance of a team/department/organisation...
Training Course
Public

Radiation

UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)

This e-learning module is designed to give an overview and awareness of Radiation. It examines the h...
Online Course

Get industry-related content straight to your inbox

By signing up to our site you are agreeing to our privacy policy