Radiation Safety Training
Information for laboratory workers using radioactive material:
- What is the goal of Radiation Safety Training?
The radiation safety training that we provide teaches the basics of working with radioisotopes in research laboratories, including the following topics: Basics of radioactivity, Health effects of ionizing radiation, Radiation protection techniques, Licensing and regulations, Laboratory policies and procedures
- Who should receive training?
Any new personnel working directly with radioactive material should receive Radiation Safety Training. Students, post-docs, lab technicians, etc. must have documented training in radiation safety.
- How can I sign up?
You will need to email Radiation Safety for training. You will need to borrow a training video and take a short quiz. You may then schedule a personalized in lab training session when you return the video and quiz to radiation safety.