Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Flu is prevalent in our community right now. Visit our Flu Resource Center to learn about flu prevention, signs and symptoms, and help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

Classes & Training

CapRAC Training Schedule

CapRAC regularly hosts training opportunities at the regional disaster training & response facility in Garner, NC, for regional partners and SMRS members.  Registration for all classes is through TERMS

Courses that are offered periodically throughout the CapRAC include:

  • Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC)
  • Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course (ENPC)
  • Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses (ATCN)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
  • Rural Trauma Team Development (RTTDC)
  • Advance Burn Life Support (ABLS)
  • State Medical Assistance Team, Type II (SMAT)
  • HAZWOPER Training
  • Basic Disaster Life Support (BDLS)
  • Advanced Disaster Life Support (ADLS)
  • Incident Command System
  • First Receivers Decontamination Training
  • Healthcare Emergency Management for Continuing Care Agencies
  • Hazard Vulnerability Analysis for Healthcare Agencies

You can also visit the NC Emergency Management Training calendar to search for disaster-related courses.

For more information or to sign up for a special event, please email .

Learn more about the CapRAC State Medical Assistance Team.

Initial SMAT Training Course

CapRAC offers SMAT Initial Training courses throughout the year. This course follows the State's revised SMAT curriculum. SMAT Initial Training is a basic requirement of the team and should be completed within 6 months of registering for the team.

CapRAC is hosting the courses at the regional disaster training & response facility in Garner, NC, unless otherwise posted.

To learn more about the CapRAC State Medical Assistance Team, click here.