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Basic Veteran Military Cultural Competencies for First Responders

About the Course

This informative course equips first responders in all fields to better understand the unique aspects of the military and Veteran culture. Participants will learn about the different kinds of mental health conditions that afflict our military population, how to perform crisis stabilization and scene management with Veterans, and how to access national and local resources available to provide appropriate care.

Training Objectives

Public safety personnel will be able to appropriately identify Veteran and military members
Recognize the signs and symptoms of Veterans with mental health issues
Identify Veterans in crisis
Use learned officer safety skills to help stabilize and secure the scene
Employ de-escalation techniques when applicable
Know of appropriate resources to further assist Veterans

* Certifications for courses (POST, ICEMA, EMSA, BRN, CEU) vary depending on course content, location of the training, and length of the course. Our team will provide specific certifications that are available upon request or at time of scheduling. 

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