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Radiation in the Workplace

radiation-awarenessOur 2.5 hour Radiation Safety Awareness training is designed to provide workers with a basic understanding of radiation safety in relation to radioactive materials in the workplace.

Subjects Covered

  • Understanding Radiation
  • Health Effects of Exposure to Radiation
  • Controlling Exposure to Radiation
  • Radiation Protection Regulations (Excerpts)

 

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