Simulating Dirty Bomb Aftermath for Disaster Preparedness
- Online Module
Teaching Strategy Description:
This is an online simulation activity that requires students to put the skills they have learned in class to use in a simulated scenario: the aftermath of a dirty bomb detonation. The simulation looks at decontamination, mass fatalities operational sites, and the community assistance centre role.
- Lecture on disaster preparedness in third year
- Group activity requiring a computer/laptop
University of Minnesota: School of Public Health (2015) Public Health and Emergency Training. Retrieved from http://sph.umn.edu/ce/perl/phet/
University of Minnesota: Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (2015). DirtyBomb/radiological contamination interactive training. Retrieved from http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/practice/dirty-bombradiological-contamination-interactive-training.
Submitted by: Diane Dowling, Julie Dyke, Heather Jessup-Falcioni, Denise Kall, Joan Martin Saarinen, Kim Sheppard, Laralea Stalkie, and Kay Vallee, Laurentian University.
Indicator(s): 1.2, 1.3, 1.4