Rad Worker Training - Part I: This training covers basic radiation physics, instrumentation, biological effects of radiation, and radioactive waste among other topics. The course must be completed through SkillSoft and should be completed prior to attending the Part II instructor led training. Click SkillSoft to see instructions on accessing the training through the campus portal.
The SkillSoft course identification for Radiation Worker - Part I is titled: "CU: Initial Radiation Safety Training" (ID: _scorm12_cu_u00131_0001) - select the right course as credit will not be given for taking the incorrect course.
Rad Worker Training - Part II: This session reviews some topics from Part I, in addition to calculating radioactive decay and instrument efficiency, dealing with emergencies, and an overview if RAM use in the laboratory setting. Click RW-Part II and PI Mod 5 Registration to see the upcoming schedule and to register for the class. Please bring a scientific calculator with you to class.
Review of the Radiation Safety Training Manual, Radiation Safety Manual, and Radioactive Waste Disposal Manual prior to training is recommended. The manuals are available on our Policies and Procedures page under Radiation Safety.