This 40-Hour Radiation Safety course meets the requirements of U.S. NRC and Agreement State Regulations and the U.S. Department of Transportation Title 49CFR, Part 172.704, is necessary for individuals to work as an industrial radiographer or as an assistant industrial radiographer.
This course covers the following topics:
- Code of Federal Regulations
- Radiation Characteristics
- Exposure Devices
- Agreement/Non-Agreement States
- Radiation Detection
- Inverse Square Law
- Emergencies/Case Histories
- Hands-on Practice with Device
Trainees can be employed with contractors that perform industrial radiography in any number of settings, such as power plants, refineries, pulp and paper industries.
- High school diploma, GED, or equivalent
- Must be able to lift 60 lbs
Trainees must wear long pants and close-toed shoes to attend the 40-Hour Radiation Safety course.