Revised on
05/15/17 08:08am

Non-Ionizing Radiation Safety

Contact information

**PLEASE NOTE: The Learning Management Systen (LMS), where trainings are housed, is set up for employees. If you are a student or visiting scholar, you must request access to the system before you can complete your training. Please email sdps@ucdavis.edu to request access to the system.

This 1 hour course is designed to familiarize learners with the health implications associated with non-ionizing radiation, specifically radio frequency (RF) radiation and measures to protect workers from exposure. Course objectives include:

  • Matching ionizing radiation and non-ionizing radiation to their individual characteristics.
  • Identifying forms of electromagnetic energy found within the electromagnetic spectrum.
  • Identifying elements of the engineering and administrative controls for limiting personnel exposure to RF radiation.
  • Matching the sign type to its meaning.
Course duration estimate:

1 hour

Informational only.