Full course description
What is this course?The Radiation Safety Course covers the fundamental principals of radiation safety. It will provide a basis for the safe use of radioactive materials in the research and medical environment. This is a 10-hour course which meets for 2 hours a day for one week (generally Monday thru Friday from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM). The course is offered three to four times per year to individuals with little to no previous experience in handling radioactive materials.
Who should attend this course?This is a required course for all new radioactive materials users with no formal radiation safety training and little to no previous experience in handling radioactive materials. The IUPUI Radiation Safety Office will notify individuals if they are eligible to test out of this course.
Are there any prerequisites?All new radioactive materials users need to submit an "A-3 Authorization to Use Radioactive Materials" form to the IUPUI Radiation Safety Office before attending this training. This form can be found on our website. In addition, all new users will need to attend the IUPUI Radiation Safety Orientation.
ContactsAdditional information will be offered at the Radiation Safety Course or can be obtained by calling the Radiation Safety Office at 317-274-4797.
Course Offered by: IUPUI Radiation Safety
Course Locations: Indianapolis
Course Length: 8 hours
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