Radiation Instruments Operations: CTOS PILOT COURSE

  • Middlesex County, NJ

The Counter Terrorism Operational Support (CTOS), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC), will be instructing the DHS approved training course titled, "Radiation Instruments Operations".

COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.

DESCRIPTION

This course trains emergency responders and non-uniformed support personnel in the individual skills needed to use radiation detection equipment and dosimetry during operating in the prevent or response radiological/nuclear mission fields. Responders will be trained to select the appropriate instrument for a specific mission and use the instrument in performance of that mission. Responders learn the basic operation of radiation detectors, dosimeters, and portal monitors.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Governmental Administrative, Healthcare, Hazardous Materials, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Citizen/Community Volunteer, and other personnel who may be assigned radiological detection operations.

REGISTRATION/POINT OF CONTACT

For questions or registration, please email the point of contact John Dowd at john.dowd@co.middlesex.nj.us or call 732-745-3100.