Radiation Safety Officer

Next class: March 12 – 14, 2024 – This class is now full

Cost:  $1,095.00

This class is designed as an initial training session for individuals with the responsibility to manage a Radiation Safety Program.  Course content is based upon the regulatory rules and guidance include the NUREG 1556 Series.   This would satisfy training requirements for most non-medical Radiation Safety Officers to include:

  • Academic
  • Analytical and Industrial X-ray
  • Fixed and Portable Gauge
  • Industrial Radiography
  • Irradiators
  • Research and Development
  • Well Logging Supervisors
  • 10CFR, Part 37, Security

The lesson plan shall include:

  • Basic radiation fundamentals
  • Proper use of radiation and contamination survey instruments
  • Management and Development of a Radiation Safety Program
  • X-ray device safety and regulatory requirements
  • Licensing and Registration of sources and machines
  • Licensed Material Security
  • Applicable regulations as found in 10CFR Parts 19, 20 and 30
  • Specialized instruction as required from Parts 34, 36, 37 and 39
  • Analytical and Industrial X-ray Rules as established by the states
  • DOT requirements in accordance with 49CFR 172, Subpart H
  • Radiation surveys and leak testing
  • Emergency response
  • Practical exercise that includes demonstrations with actual sources and devices

A Certificate of Radiological Training will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

Position Replacement:
AHP can provide interim staffing personnel to include Radiation Safety Officer, radiation safety technician and/or health physicist on a short or long term basis.

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