Training and Education
Specific Types of Emergencies
Anthrax, botulism, plague, smallpox, tularemia, viral hemorraghic fevers, more…
- Chemical Emergencies
- Radiation Emergencies
- Mass Casualties
Public Health Professionals
Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (OPHPR)
Training from the Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Centers (PERLC) and the Meta-Leadership Summits for Preparedness Initiative.
- CDC Crisis & Emergency Risk Communication (CERC)
- The CDC Learning Connection
Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance (ERHMS) Online Training Course
Educational offering to provide a recommended health monitoring and surveillance framework for emergency responders.
Note: Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are offered for the ERHMS Online Training Course.
Public Health Law 101
An introduction to fundamental principles of law, ethics, and the legal system as they frame public health practice in the United States.
Public Health Emergency Exercise Toolkit: Planning, Designing, Conducting, and Evaluating Local Public Health Emergency ExercisesCdc-pdfExternal (1.51 MB/80 pages)
From the Columbia University School of Nursing. Includes templates, checklists, & forms to assist with every stage of the exercise process.
Selected presentations from CDC speakers at this conference, held July 20-22, 2004.
Clinicians and Laboratories
Page last reviewed: October 7, 2014