Radiation Safety Officer

Person pressing button on Asphalt Density Gauge


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Maximum of 30 students; minimum of 8 students.


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.


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

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


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


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