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REP Exercise Controller Course

6.5 Contact Hours


This course provides learners foundational knowledge on the preparation for, and conduct of, Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) exercise control, and presents an opportunity for participants to begin building controller skills. To prepare participants to control the flow (play) of scenario events to ensure an exercise is conducted in accordance with the exercise objectives and extent of play.

Course Delivery

  • Primary – Non-Resident; Secondary – Resident (National Emergency Training Centers)

Target Audience

This course is designed for new and experienced controllers from Federal, State, tribal, local emergency management and utilities involved with offsite REP exercise/drill control for NRC-licensed commercial nuclear power plants. In addition, new FEMA staff who will require familiarity with the exercise control process may participate in the course as well.

Prerequisites and Requirements

This course is highly recommended for the course, the student should complete the following course: