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3 Day RPS Basic Training

The course meets the requirements of IRR17, and includes practical exercises and a visit to a NORM decontamination company. There is a course test, and successful delegates will be awarded a certificate of competence.

The course covers the following sections:

  • Basic Physics of Ionising Radiations
  • Biological Effects of Ionising Radiations
  • Sealed Sources - including nucleonic gauge, survey and logging sources
  • Industrial Radiography
  • Unsealed Sources
  • NORM (Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material)
  • UK Legislation
  • Monitoring Instruments
  • Personal Dosimetry
  • Overview of the Transport Requirements for Radioactive Material


  • 28th November 2018
  • 12th December 2018
  • 14th January 2019
  • 12th March 2019
  • 23rd April 2019
  • 29th May 2019
  • 25th June 2019
  • 21st August 2019
  • 1st October 2019
  • 13th November 2019

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