Radiation Safety Officer

Person pressing button on Asphalt Density Gauge

Registration:

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Maximum of 30 students; minimum of 8 students.

Overview:

This is a one-day course of classroom instruction. The objective is to train designated individuals in the proper procedures for conducting and documenting a radiation safety program.

The course includes all materials necessary for attendants to teach a Radiation Safety Refresher workshop to previously certified ALDOT technicians.

Course topics include:

  • - Regulations for securing and transporting nuclear gauges
  • - Personnel monitoring
  • - What to do in case of an accident or if gauge is stolen
  • - Instructions for conducting leak tests
  • - Documentation needs

The Radiation Safety course is a prerequisite for this course.

Fees:

Registration fee: $250/student
Written retake: $150/student

The costs for housing, food, and transportation are the responsibility of each student.

Deadline:

Pre-payment and registration is required, and must be received no later than 10 days prior to the start date of the course.

Refunds:

Cancellations two weeks prior to the start date of the course will result in a complete refund of registration fee. No refunds will be provided for a cancellation after that date.

To obtain more information on this course, please call or write:

Vinnie Hester
National Center for Asphalt Technology
277 Technology Parkway
Auburn, AL 36830, USA
Phone: (334) 844-6228
Fax: (334) 844-6248