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Provided by: Occupational Health and Safety Service



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Ultraviolet Radiation: Safe Use of Artificial Sources


Description

This course is aimed at supervisors of UV equipment and others who are responsible for areas where artificial sources of UV equipment are used. It gives an understanding of the hazards of ultraviolet radiation and practical methods of protection from artificial sources. It may also be appropriate for users of artificial UV sources, although appropriate practical training on specific equipment should be provided within departments.

Target audience
  • University staff
  • Further details regarding OHSS’ eligibility criteria are available
Objectives
  • To provide an introduction to ultraviolet radiation safety and the relevant regulations and standards that apply to safe use of artificial sources of UV
  • To provide an understanding of the hazards and practical methods of protection, in order that users can carry out a risk assessment and develop an action plan for particular work/section/department
Format

Presentations

Charging

College staff are charged £28 per participant, see charging for further information.

Duration

One session of one and a half hours

Frequency

A number of times per year

Theme
Radiation

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