Course Details

Radiation Safety

Event Description



21 September 2016

18 January 2017





Designed for:

New and existing research students and staff who are required to work with ionising radiation in the course of their work.  Refresher training for existing Radiation Protection Supervisors.


·         Ionising and non-ionising radiation

·         Natural and man-made radiation

·         Control strategies

·         Emergency procedures

·         Record keeping

·         Environmental protection

·         Legal framework for the control of ionising radiation and radioactive



Aims/Aimed at

This course aims to outline the requirements of the Radioactive Substances Act 1993 and the Ionising Radiation Regulations (NI) 2000.  To provide practical knowledge to enable delegates to handle ionising radiation safely.

Booking Information

Register for a course via Queen's Online: - Select the iTrent Training link in the list of services for staff


Booking URL: Queen's Online
New Course: Yes
Course Type(s): Health and Safety
Staff Categories: All Staff, Research
Keywords: Safety, Ionising Radiation, Protection, Radioactive Substances, Radiation, Environment, Emergency, Procedures

Course Contact Details

Name: Staff Training and Development Unit
Telephone: 6590/6601