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8 Hour
Accelerated Radiation Safety Officer
Course

Friday, June 30, 2017

Embassy Suites, North Charleston, SC

Click on image above for Embassy Suites site. Fowler Associates rate for class $149

  • 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 Radiation Safety by Steve Fowler plus Fowler Associates booklets and hand outs.
  • The dress is casual.
  • Fowler Associates is registered with two states: North Carolina (registration no. S000317) and South Carolina (registration no. 00-0216) 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

 

 

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