Office of Radiation Safety

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Radiation Safety Class


 Information for laboratory workers using radioactive material:

 What is the Radiation Safety Class about?
The Radiation Safety Class 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 attend?
Any new personnel working directly with radioactive material should attend the Radiation Safety Class. 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 be able 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.
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