The purpose of this course is to provide information on fire safety, disaster and severe weather preparedness.
Fire Safety, Disaster and Severe Weather Preparedness is a 1 hour continuing education course that examines some of the most important things health care professionals need to know about preparing for fires, disasters and severe weather. The course reviews important information on fire prevention, what to do when there is a fire and how to use a fire extinguisher. The course ends by reviewing what to do should severe weather or a disaster occur in a senior care facility.
1. List fire prevention methods 2. Discuss what to do during a fire 3. Review how to operate a fire extinguisher 4. Discuss what to do during a disaster 5. Discuss what to do during severe weather 6. Discuss Evacuation
To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 70% or better, and completing the program evaluation. (Social workers must obtain at least an 80% or better score.) If you do not score a 70% or better, (80% for social workers) you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 70% (80% for social workers) or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.