This course covers all broad aspects of radiation safety for industry, medical and biomedical applications. It aims to introduce radiation workers to the fundamental principles of the physics of radiation safety and applications of these principles in their particular field.
Who is this course for?
This course will attract participants from a variety of backgrounds and training. Radiation safety officers are employed in the medical, biomedical and industrial sectors and professional training is required by law.
What will I learn?
The course will provide the necessary basic tools for those who will become trainers in radiation protection and in the safe use of radiation sources in their profession. The course will provide both theoretical and practical training. Each student chooses a specialty from diagnostic radiography, radiation therapy or industrial applications of ionising radiation depending on their area of interest.