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.