Certificate in Applied Radiologic Response Techniques


Applied Radiological Response certification is the practical application of the necessary skills for an initial evaluation of a radiological incident / accident environment. Students will apply the basic theory of radiation sciences and concepts of radiological response focusing on applied radiological problem-solving methods in both classroom and controlled environment actual hands-on radiological experiences and interpretations of survey data.


Upon completion of this certificate, students will be able to do the following:

  • Apply radiological problem-solving methods
  • Demonstrate the use of writing skills essential to accurate and comprehensive generation of reports for fire, theft, threat, trespass, vandalism, assault, injury and other security-related incidents
  • Apply the basic principles of military strategy and tactics and cite examples from the history and evolution of warfare
  • Explain the strategic and tactical utility of each type of CBRN weapon in various kinds of conflict
  • Synthesize and reflect upon knowledge gained upon certificate completion


DNWS NR401     Applied Radiological Techniques Level 2 (ARRT-2)

NUC350     Principles of Grand Strategy

NUC415     Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Weapons

SEC300     Certificate Portfolio

SEC340     Effective Writing for the Security Professional

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.