American National Standard for Training for the Radiological/Nuclear Detection Mission
|Publication Date:||7 November 2016|
This standard provides training requirements for four levels of training as part of the domestic capabilities of public safety agencies to detect, analyze, and report on nuclear and other radioactive materials that are out of regulatory control. This standard describes training requirements applying to these training levels across the range of federal, state, tribal, territorial, and local governments, and the private sector conducting the preventive radiological/nuclear
In particular, the scope of this standard describes requirements for training on the operation and deployment of the following radiation detection instrumentation as used in the RND mission:
This standard establishes minimum requirements and provides recommendations and guidelines for organizations that develop individual courses and training programs, deliver training courses, and administer training programs in the RND mission areas described in the scope (1.1). The standard describes the skills specific to the RND mission that are necessary for the core capability of RND Screening, Search, and Detection. This training is intended primarily for organizations involved in detection efforts.