Course Title: Principles of Ionising Radiation Protection
Theme: Personal Effectiveness
Category: Health & Safety/Wellbeing/Equality and Diversity
About this course:

This session is to give a basic level of awareness of ionising radiation protection. Hazards, biological effects, the importance of risk assessment, legislation and the principles of protection will be covered.

Learning outcomes:

As a result of attending this course, you will:

  1. Understand the basics of ionising radiation
  2. Be aware of the hazards
  3. Understand the principles of protection
  4. Be aware of what is required before starting work
  5. Know where to go for help or advice
Who should attend this course:

Those who will work with sources of ionising radiation. Those that will work or be located close to ionising radiation sources may also benefit from attending.


Externally delivered - contact the Health & Safety team for details

Before the course:

Read the university ionising radiation safety Standard