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Health protection training

Specialist health protection learning and professional development activities provided by Public Health England (PHE).

PHE runs specialist training programmes for individuals and organisations involved in protecting the public from infectious disease, chemical, poison or radiation hazards, and from new and emerging threats, including new strains of disease or bioterrorist attack.

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eHealth: education and training tool for healthcare professionals

eHealth consists of a series of online, interactive scenario based training courses that cover the management of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) incidents.

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Field epidemiology training programme (FETP)

PHE runs a 2 year postgraduate field epidemiology training programme aimed at health professionals with a interest in applied health protection epidemiology.

Rapid screening of people for internal radioactive contamination

  1. Rapid screening for internal radioactive contamination: training resource

    • Detailed guide
  2. Internal radioactive contamination: guidance on screening people

    • Research and analysis