Event Details

Full 2-Day MERRTT Class

The Full 2-Day MERRTT program is delivered in approximately 16 classroom hours and includes all of the following modules:

  1. Radiological Basics
  2. Biological Effects
  3. Radioactive Material Shipping Packages
  4. Hazard Recognition
  5. Initial Response Actions
  6. Patient Handling
  7. Incident Control
  8. Radiological Survey Instruments & Dosimetry Devices
  9. Decontamination, Disposal and Documentation
  10. DOE Shipments and Resources
  11. Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  12. Pre-Hospital Practices
  13. Transportation of Safeguards Material
  14. Transportation by Rail
  15. Case Histories
  16. Public Information Officer

In addition to the modules listed above, 5 practical hands-on activities will also be conducted. These activities will cover:

  1. Instrumentation
  2. Patient Handling
  3. Package Integrity
  4. Contamination Survey
  5. Picture Card Practical

Event

10/12/2021 - 10/14/2021
Thomson Fire Department
1061 Salem Road
Thomson, GA 30824
Sammy Purvis
706-699-0247
Day 1 October 12-14 MERRTT for the ABC shifts. Day 2 will be conducted on October 19-21.

State Contact

Mark Wyland
404/772-5870
Mark.Wyland@gema.ga.gov

Contract Coordinator

Ken Keaton
803-474-8000
Keaton@teppinfo.com

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