OrientMCT

Radiation Safety

 this course will teach delegates to learn and demonstrate to a level of competence on how to operate fire fighting and fire protection equipment and how to deal with various fire situations 

4.5/5

246 Ratings

Course Overview

This course provides instruction on the nature of radiation and radioactivity, the hazard and
risk it presents, the necessary control measures, and the application and method of
compliance with relevant radiation safety legislation including FANR.

Learning Objectives

1

How to carry out radiation exposure Survey & Assessments? How to define the two types of radiation?

2

3. How to determine the Biological effects of radiation exposure on personnel? How to develop and implement radiation control procedures?

3

How to transport, transfer and dispose of radiation materials? Understanding Radiation Units & Fundamental of Measuring, Monitoring for Site, Facilities & individuals

4

Putting ALARA in Practices Role of RPO & Employees

5

Handling Radiation Emergency & Developing ERP Radiation Risk Management

6

Understand the IAEA Standards and CoP Understand UAE – FANR Radiation Protection Legislations / Regulations

Course Outline

Day One

➢ Fundamentals of Radiation Safety
• What is Radiation? Types of Radiation Sources (ionizing & non-ionizing)
• Type, Characteristics & Sources of Ionizing Radiation and understanding
Risk from Radiation
• Exposure to Radiation (acute & delayed), Dose Limits of Acceptable
Radiation Exposure.
➢ Effects of Radiation on the Human Body
• Units of Radiation Exposure and Dose Concentrations
• Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation
• Principles of Radiation Protection ( ALARA )
• Categorizing Radiation Exposure Effects
• Exposure to Radiation (acute & delayed)
• Dose Limits of Acceptable Radiation Exposure
• Case Study
➢ Radiation Exposure Risk Assessment
• Measurement Instrumentation (Dosimeter & Dose-meter)
• Radiation Safety & Security Controls (Internal & External)
• Key Exposure Assessment Elements

• Determining Potential Radiation Exposure Pathways
• Identifying Radiation Exposure and Short and Long-Term Effects
• Evaluating Exposure Duration and Concentrations
• Estimating Radioactive Chemical and/or Particulate Impacts
• Case Study: Assessment of Work task using Radioactive Material
➢ Radiation Management & Control Procedures
• IAEA Standards and CoP
• UAE- FANR Radiation Protection Regulations
• Security of Radioactive Materials
• Radiation Exposure Monitoring and Detection Methods
• Radiation Protection Solutions (time, distance & shielding)
• Laboratory Radiation Safety Processes
• Radiation Precautions and Safety Procedures
• Classification of Working Areas
• Transport of Radioactive Materials (DOT, UN, IAEA, IATA)
• Exercise: Developing Radiation Material Storage & Handling Procedure
➢ Radiation Management Principles
• Fundamentals of Radiation Safety
• What is Radiation? Types of Radiation Sources (ionizing & non-ionizing)
• Type, Characteristics & Sources of Ionizing Radiation and understanding
Risk from Radiation
• Exposure to Radiation (acute & delayed), Dose Limits of Acceptable
Radiation Exposure.
• Effects of Radiation on the Human Body
• Units of Radiation Exposure and Dose Concentrations
• Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation
• Principles of Radiation Protection ( ALARA )
• Categorizing Radiation Exposure Effects
• Exposure to Radiation (acute & delayed)
• Dose Limits of Acceptable Radiation Exposure
• Case Study
• Radiation Exposure Risk Assessment
• Measurement Instrumentation (Dosimeter & Dose-meter)
• Radiation Safety & Security Controls (Internal & External)
• Key Exposure Assessment Elements
• Determining Potential Radiation Exposure Pathways
• Identifying Radiation Exposure and Short and Long-Term Effects
• Evaluating Exposure Duration and Concentrations
• Estimating Radioactive Chemical and/or Particulate Impacts
• Case Study: Assessment of Work task using Radioactive Material
• Radiation Management & Control Procedures
• IAEA Standards and CoP
• UAE- FANR Radiation Protection Regulations
• Security of Radioactive Materials
• Radiation Exposure Monitoring and Detection Methods

• Radiation Protection Solutions (time, distance & shielding)
• Laboratory Radiation Safety Processes
• Radiation Precautions and Safety Procedures
• Classification of Working Areas
• Transport of Radioactive Materials (DOT, UN, IAEA, IATA)
• Exercise: Developing Radiation Material Storage & Handling Procedure
• Radiation Management Principles
• Radiation Protection Management System Structure
• RPO Responsibilities
• Radiation Emergency Response Plan
• Waste Disposal of Radioactive Materials
• Transport and Transfer of Radioactive Materials
• Safe Procurement and Quarantine of Radiation Materials
• Review and Discussion of Visual Wall Map (as developed step-by-step
during course)

 

Who Should Attend?

This highly practical and interactive course has been specifically designed for:

Individuals who work in environments where radiation is used as well as anybody who is
interested in the Radiation Safety in the workplace

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