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Population Monitoring for Community Reception Center: CTOS (PER-332)

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The Counter Terrorism Operational Support (CTOS), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC), will be instructing the DHS approved training course titled, "Population Monitoring for Community Reception Center" (PER-332).

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


This course trains emergency responders and non-uniformed support personnel to operate monitoring stations within the Community Reception Center (CRC) or similar reception centers in order to perform population monitoring and contamination reduction measures after a radiological or nuclear incident.

Examples of incidents that would initiate the establishment of a CRC include a nuclear detonation such as an Improvised Nuclear Device (IND), Radiological Dispersal Device (RDD), an attack on a Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) or other incidents that expose the general population to radioactive contamination.


Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Governmental Administrative, Healthcare, Hazardous Materials, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Citizen/Community Volunteer, and First Responders and non-uniform support personnel.


Registration is by INVITATION ONLY. For questions regarding registration details, please contact Ernest W. Smith Jr., Camden County Dept. of Health and Human Services, at