Radiation Training Courses

Radiation Safety Training Courses – RSO

Radiation Safety Officer Training (Level 1) and Refresher

This course was prepared specifically for persons wishing to become Radiation Safety Officers in Industry. The primary aim of a Radiation Safety Officer is to ensure that under all foreseeable circumstances, radiation exposure to individuals is minimised, and kept as low as reasonably achievable.

Course Contents

  • Basic Theory of Radioactivity
  • Physical Properties of Radiation
  • Radiation Protection
  • Biological Effects
  • Radiation Hazards
  • Radiation Detection
  • Working Principles
  • Risk Assessment
  • Legislative Requirements

User Training Courses (Level 2)

The user training courses were prepared specifically for persons wishing to use radiation apparatus in industry. The course provides practical information and working rules for the safe use of such apparatus.

Course Contents

  • Properties of Ionising Radiation
  • Radiation Protection
  • Rules of Thumb for External Dose Calculations
  • Safety Measures with Ionising Radiation
  • Working Rules
  • Emergency Procedures

Fernvale Training Dates 2020

  • Radiation Safety Officer
  • April 22nd – 24th
  • June 10th – 12th
  • August 26th – 28th
  • October 7th – 9th
  • December 2nd – 4th
  • Level 2 User & Refresher Training – Portable Soil Density Moisture Gauges
  • April 21st
  • June 9th
  • August 25th
  • October 6th
  • December 1st

Mackay Training Dates 2020

  • Radiation Safety Officer
  • May 20th-22nd
  • August 19th-21st
  • November 18th-20th
  • Level 2 User & Refresher Training – Portable Soil Density Moisture Gauges
  • May 19th
  • August 18th
  • November 17th