Civil protection school

Civil Portection School (CPS) is a unit of Austria´s Federal Ministry of Interior. It is part of the General Directorate for Public Security and of the Division for Crisis and Disaster Management. The Civil Protection School has four main fields of work:

  • Training of Radiological Protection Personnel both within the Austrian Police and for others
  • Training of the CBRN Special Unit of the Austrian Police
  • Trainings in National Crisis and Disaster Management
  • First European Capacity Building Centre of the IAEA, providing trainings in Radiation Emergency Preparedness and Response on an international level