Radiation Safety Officer Training

Radiation Safety Training Courses

Radiation Safety Officer courses are designed specifically for RSO's and Users in Industry

In General, participants will develop an understanding of:

  • Common types of radiation & their properties
  • Radiation sources – decay equations, half-life, construction.
  • The concept of radiation dose (the Sievert, Sv).
  • Typical annual doses from background radiation, and the dose limits.
  • Dose rate at a Distance calculations for common sources
  • Simple shielding calculations
  • Working Rules
  • Codes of Practice, International, Federal and State Legislation
  • Emergency procedures and personal protection from ionising radiation.
  • Practical experience in the use of survey meters
  • Performing a self Audit