Nuclear Gauge Safety Certification Courses

RADIATIONsafety course

Our one-day course in radiation safety and operation for users of nuclear portable Moisture Density Gauges. The class satisfies the USNRC and Agreement States’ requirements for gauges manufactured by Humboldt and other manufacturers of nuclear portable Moisture Density Gauges. A certificate of training will be issued to those who successfully complete the class.

Course Subjects

  • Atomic Theory
  • Radiation Safety
  • Dose/Shielding Calculations
  • Accidents/Storage
  • Operation
  • Field Applications
  • Transportation
  • Risk
  • ALARA
  • Measurement Theory
  • Calibration
  • Maintenence

Upcoming Class Schedule

Radiation Safety Course

There are no courses currently scheduled.

Hazmat Refresher Training is required at least once every 3 years (see 49CFR 172.704)

This must include function-specific training in the safe transport of portable nuclear gauges. Humboldt courses satisfy this requirement. Hazmat Refresher Training can be taken on either of the Radiation Safety Training or Radiation Safety Officer Training class dates.

RADIATION SAFETY OFFICER COURSE

We can provide RSO training at any of the currently scheduled Radiation Safety Classes.

Please, contact Humboldt in advance to make necessary arrangements.

Our one-day Officer training class to qualify participants to serve as facility Radiation Safety Officers. This course satisfies USNRC and US Dept. of Transportation Regulations, and is directed toward the individual responsible for the organization’s radiation safety program. Course participants will receive a comprehensive training manual, as well as the recent NRC Guidance Document: Program-Specific Guidance About Portable Gauge Licenses (NUREG-1556, Vol. 1).

Course Subjects

  • RSO Duties and Responsibilities
  • Radiation Safety Practices
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Dose/Shielding Requirements
  • Accidents/Storage
  • Regulatory Guidance (NUREG-1556, Vol.1)
  • Transportation
  • Risk
  • ALARA
  • Radiation Measurement
  • Operating and Emergency Procedures
  • Calibration and Maintenance
  • Record Keeping

Upcoming Class Schedule

Radiation Officer’s Safety Course

There are no courses currently scheduled.

Radiation Safety

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