Radiation Instruments Operations: CTOS (PER-XXX) PILOT COURSE

  • Hudson 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 Jomo Richards at jrichards@hudsonregionalhealth.org.