UC Davis Radiation Safety Class
Course duration estimate: 1 hour
This 1 hour instructor led course discusses the policies and procedures associated with the use of radioactive material at UC Davis, in order to provide a general awareness of radiation safety fundamentals and policies and procedures associated with the use of radioactive material in order to comply with the University's radioactive material license. Course objectives include:
- Reviewing the posting requirements in laboratories.
- Reviewing the requirements for shipping and receiving radioactive material.
- Reviewing administrative procedures such as radioactive waste disposal, laboratory monitoring and inventories.
- Reviewing the operation and use of a radiation survey meter and how to perform a contamination survey.
**PLEASE NOTE: Completion of the eLearning course “Radiation Safety for Users of Radioactive Materials” is a prerequisite before registering for this course. The Learning Management System (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 firstname.lastname@example.org to request access to the system.