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Ionizing Radiation Awareness for General Industry

    Ionizing Radiation Awareness for General Industry

    Course Overview

    ClickSafety’s introductory Ionizing Radiation online safety course focuses on OSHA standards and provides links to DOE and NRC guidelines as covered by Subpart Z 29 CFR 1910.1096 for General Industry. Exposure methods are dramatically increased in industrial occupations so ionizing radiation safety becomes especially important to these workers. Ionizing Radiation training explains how to interpret standards and guidelines to make the work site as safe as possible.

    Intended Audience

    General industry employees of all levels will find this ionizing radiation safety course useful.

    • General Industry Workers
    • General Industry Supervisors
    • General Industry Managers

    Learning Objectives

    Ionizing radiation is found in many sources, so many occupations could benefit from this ionizing radiation safety course. The effects on health depend greatly on the level of exposure, so you will be instructed on the importance of time, distance and shielding.

    Course Topics

    • Properties and Effects of Ionizing Radiation
    • Safety Requirements
    • Other Procedures and Guidance for Ionizing Radiation
    • Conclusion


    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    • OSHA
    • Physical Agent Data Sheet (PADS)
    • Radiation
    • Ionizing Radiation
    • Natural Radiation
    • Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
    • National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurement (NCRP)
    • Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL)
    • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
    • Action Level (AL)
    • Department of Energy (DOE)

    Features and Benefits

    By taking ClickSafety’s Ionizing Radiation online safety course, you will be made aware of the agencies involved in monitoring radioactive materials. Ionizing radiation is found in many industries, including healthcare, weapons and manufacturing. After learning what radiation is, you will explore:

    • Routes of Exposure
    • Symptoms of Chronic and Acute Exposure
    • Signs, labels and signals
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
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