National Disaster Life Support Foundation. (n.d.). The Basic Disaster Life Support Course. (Accessed 10/9/2019.)
This in-person course can prepare healthcare professionals and first responders for mass casualty events. The basic course is 7.5 hours long and builds upon the Core Disaster Life Support course. It includes information on the use of a standardized step-wise approach and uniform triage categories for mass casualty field triage, as well as the clinical assessment and management of injuries sustained during a disaster.