Today the ETS Competence center together with Korean ETS Senior instructors had an ETS workshop at the International Conference on Disaster Nursing. The participants on the workshop experienced ETSin smaller table top exercises and demonstrations.
On Sunday, a big exercise was held in Sydney. The scenario was a jumbo crashed on a busy Sydney street with 500 injured people. During the exercise 500 cardboard patients was used. The ETS faculty in New South Wales was part of the exercise. ETS figurant cards was used in the field and when they reached the loading point in the casualty clearing station, the figurant cards was changed to ETS magnetic patients and management cards for their journey to hospitals.
On August 9-11 the ETS faculty in New South Wales (NSW), Australia conducted a Senior instructor course in Canberra. The course had participants from most of the Australian states; New South Wales, Victoria, Australian Capital Territory, South Australia and Queensland.
Emergo Train System (ETS) is an academic / educational simulation system used in several countries around the world for training and testing the preparedness and management of emergencies, major incidents and disasters.