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Modular Emergency Response Radiological Transportation Training (MERRTT) for First Responders

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 8:00 am to Friday, April 30, 2021 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
1507 21st Avenue Scottsbluff, NE 69361
Contact/Registrar: 
Alyssa Sanders Phone: 402-471-7176 Email: alyssa.sanders@nebraska.gov
Details: 

Overview:

MERRTT is a modular course which provides 16 modules with hands-on experiences to equip emergency responders with the fundamental knowledge for responding to transportation incidents involving radiological material. MERRTT builds on existing hazardous materials curricula and satisfies the training requirements outlined in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) Land Withdrawal Act.

Who should attend:

First responders, particularly those with responsibilities along the I-80 corridor, EMS, local emergency managers and owners/operators of facilities with responsibilities for transporting radioactive materials.

Registrar

MERRTT Flyer April 2021 Scottsbluff.pdf

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