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Tue 14 Jun - Wed 15 Jun 2016
09:30, ...

Venue: Department of Pharmacology

Provided by: Occupational Health and Safety Service


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Radiation Protection Supervisors (Unsealed Sources): An Introductory Training Course

Tue 14 Jun - Wed 15 Jun 2016

Description

In association with the East Anglian Regional Radiation Protection Service (Addenbrooke’s Hospital), the Safety Office present this two day annual course covering the core competencies for RPSs as published by the Health and Safety Executive.

Comprehensive course documentation is supplied and ample time allowed for discussion and questions on each day.

Target audience
  • Radiation Protection Supervisors and potential Radiation Protection Supervisors in the University and elsewhere
  • Further details regarding OHSS’ eligibility criteria are available
Sessions

Number of sessions: 2

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Tue 14 Jun 2016   09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 17:00 Department of Pharmacology map Lisabeth Yates,  Stuart Yates
2 Wed 15 Jun 2016   09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 17:00 Department of Pharmacology map Lisabeth Yates,  Stuart Yates
Topics covered
  • The law regarding use of radioactive substances
  • Design and designation of laboratories.
  • Practical management of laboratories, including record keeping
Objectives
  • To train RPSs to the standards set out in the Ionising Radiation Regulations 1999
Format

Presentations, workshops and practicals

Duration

Two full day sessions

Frequency

Yearly

Theme
Radiation

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