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Harwell | Radiation Protection Supervisor (RPS) for X-rays

This is a one-day course for those wishing to become Radiation Protection Supervisors. The content of the course covers the “core of knowledge” training for appointment as a Radiation Protection Supervisor (RPS) as specified by the Health and Safety Executive and is specific to X-ray systems only.

The objectives of the course are for the delegate to be able to:

• Describe the nature and properties of X-rays
• State the units of ionising radiation
• Describe the biological effects of ionising radiation and to have an appreciation of the associated risks
• Explain the different types of radiation monitoring equipment
• Describe the importance of personal dosimetry and dose limits
• State the requirements of the Ionising Radiation Regulations
• Explain the role and duties of a Radiation Protection Supervisor

The course ends with a written assessment and issue of a certificate for successful delegates.

This course is not suitable for persons wishing to be a RPS for any other use of radiation.


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Price (ex. VAT): £336.00

Course Duration: 1 Day

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**During the current global COVID-19 health crisis, we can provide virtual training*, via video conference, for Radiation Awareness (RA), Radiation Protection Supervisor (RPS), Radiation Protection Supervisor Refresher (RPSR), Basic Radiation Protection (BRP), Radiation Protection Supervisor (for X-Rays) across all sectors. ***

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Until further notice, all the above courses will be delivered virtually.

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