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8 Hour
Accelerated Radiation Safety Officer
Course

Friday, December 8, 2017

At Fowler Associates


  • The Accelerated RSO Training Course is designed to "expose" the candiates to all facits of radiation protection in one 8 hour day.
  • Candidates for Accelerated RSO Training must successfully complete the final exam. All candidates have 60 minutes to complete the exam.
  • The supplied course text book is Basic Radiation Protection Technology by Daniel Gollnick, Ph.D. plus Fowler Associates booklets and hand outs.
  • The dress is casual.
  • Fowler Associates is registered with three states: North Carolina (registration no. S000317) , South Carolina (registration no. 00-0216) and Oregon (registration no 9550411) by the respective Radiological Control Authorities to provide radiation consultation and training.


Agenda

  ....9:00 ...........Radiation Safety Presentation
..9:00 - ..9:20 ...........S.I. Units..Dose
..9:20 - ..9:45 ...........Sources & Types of Radiation
..9:45 - 10:00............Radioactivity
10:00 - 10:30 ...........Interaction with Matter
10:30 - 10:45 ...........Coffee Break & Open Discussions

10:45 - 11:00 ...........Radiation Detection & Personnel Monitoring 
11:00 - 11:40 ..........
"Radiation Protection Standards"
11:40 - 12:30 ...........
Bological Effects of Radiation
12:30 - ..1:30 ..........
Lunch
..1:30 -. .1:45 ...........Radiation Accidents
..1:45 -. .2:00 ...........Radon - in the Home and in the Workplace
..2:00 -. .2:30 ...........Handling of Radioactive Sources
..2:30 -. .2:45 ...........Coffee Break & Open Discussions

..2:45 -. .3:45 ...........Shielding & Surveys   
..3:45 -. .4:00 ...........Personnel Issues
..4:00 -. .4:30 ...........Transportation of Radioactive Materials  
..4:30 -. .5:00 ...........Radiation Safety Administration & Manual
..5:00 -. .6:00 ...........Exam
...............6:00..........
Adjourn

$800.00 per person

THE EXAM

1st Section : Multiple Choice Questions
19 questions worth 4 points each = Total Points for this Section = 76 points
These questions will be either right or wrong - no partial credit given

2nd Section : Essay Questions
3 questions worth 8 points each = Total Points for this Section = 24 points
These questions will be graded on approach, method and correct answer.

 

Exam Grade System
Minimum Passing Score - 70% - Satisfactory
..........................................90% - cum laude
.......................................................95% - Magna cum laude
.....................................................100% - Summa cum laude

 

Click on the following for Seminar Details

Profile of Fowler Associates

Introduction to Radiation Safety Agenda                   Radiation Safety Instructor
Radiation Safety Agenda Recommended Hotels
Radiation Management Agenda Local Attractions
RSO Certification Agenda Map to Fowler Associates

 

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