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Why haven't I seen more MCI training events?

Discussion in 'Education and Training' started by marian, Jun 11, 2018.

  1. marian

    marian Forum Crew Member

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    Am I the only one who is getting a little annoyed due to the dearth of MCI training events/classes/seminars?


    Maybe I'm just not seeing postings for classes, seminars, reviews and they are actually happening. Or maybe it's just my geographical area/service. Given the world we live in, it seems really silly that this hasn't become a common & frequent topic at training events/CEU classes.


    Obviously, it'd be training that I'd hope I'd never have to use, but I'd really appreciate more training & clearer protocols for MCIs.

    And, if you've been lucky enough to get further training on MCIs & triage & whatnot, wanna share some knowledge?
     
  2. EpiEMS

    EpiEMS Forum Deputy Chief

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  3. DrParasite

    DrParasite The fire extinguisher is not just for show

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  4. Bullets

    Bullets Forum Knucklehead

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    We have MCI related classes basically monthly in NJ, multiple ones run though the Federal agencies. exercises are hard to set up due to the manpower needed, but i our airports run at least one every year. Just need to look around
     
  5. NPO

    NPO Forum Deputy Chief

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    Additionally, every airport with commercial passenger service must host an MCI drill every 2 or 3 years.
     
  6. NomadicMedic

    NomadicMedic EMS Edumacator

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    Why not partner with your local agencies and host one?
     
  7. Gurby

    Gurby Forum Asst. Chief

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    Why bother? It'll never happen to me...
     

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