STATE TRAINING CALENDAR

Washington State Emergency Management Division




PER-332 Population Monitoring at Community Reception Centers

Thursday, June 18, 2020 to Thursday, June 18, 2020

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Course Description

The Population Monitoring at Community Reception Centers course is designed to provide the first responder and Community Reception Center (CRC) personnel with the individual skills needed to operate monitoring stations within the Community Reception Center (CRC) - or, similar reception centers – to perform population monitoring and contamination reduction measures after a radiological or nuclear incident.


Course Objectives
  • TLO #1: Upon completion of this module, Participants will describe the purpose and the components of a CRC in radiological/nuclear incident.
  • TLO #2: Upon completion of this module, Participants will be:
    Familiar with basic radiation concepts.
    Able to distinguish between various radiation detection and measuring devices.
    Able to recall three survey techniques.
  • TLO #3: Upon completion of this module, Participants will be able to:
    Identify PPE.
    Demonstrate donning and doffing procedures.
    Discuss decontamination procedures at a CRC in a radiological/nuclear incident.
  • TLO #4: Upon completion of this module, Participants will demonstrate contamination survey techniques performed during CRC operations.

Prerequisites

No prerequisite is required to successfully complete this training. It would benefit the participant if they possess basic knowledge of radiation and familiarity with their jurisdiction’s radiation equipment. 


Target Audience
  • Emergency Management
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Fire Service
  • Hazardous Material
  • Law Enforcement
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Public Works
  • Agriculture
  • Animal Emergency Services
  • Citizen/Community Volunteer
  • Search & Rescue
  • Transportation

Continuing Education
CEU: Hours - 1

Location

Columbia Basin College

2600 N. 20th Avenue
SWL Building, Room 221
Pasco, WA 99301

Click here for directions


Course Manager

Chris Lee

clee@co.franklin.wa.us

(509) 545-3546


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