Radiation training

 

ANSTO has been recognised as setting the benchmark for radiation safety training in Australia. Our range of radiation safety training courses will provide valuable knowledge and expertise on radiation protection principles and practices.

Participants on our courses benefit from the unique opportunity to utilise our on-site radiation facilities and equipment to enhance their training experience.

 

Courses are suitable for all industry sectors including mining, health care, government, education, universities and research and will assist participants in meeting the relevant regulatory licensing and registration requirements.

 

If your organisation has unique requirements, a training program can be tailored to your specific needs. 

 

Training Calendar

 

One day courses

8:15 am - 5:00 pm

 

Course DescriptionRegister Below

Radiation safety for laboratory workers

For users of predominantly unsealed radioactive sources, hospitals, university or research facilities.

15 Aug 18

Safety in laboratories with ionising radiation

For those in industry using radioactive substances for installing and/or servicing devices containing a radioactive substance.

 

15 Aug 18

Safe use of x-ray devices

For users or operators of various x-ray devices.

4 July 18
19 Sept 18

Safe use of fixed radiation gauges

For users or those who work around industrial gauges; and those using, installing or servicing radiation apparatus.

5 July 18
20 Sept 18

Safe use of portable moisture / density gauges

For users or those who work around portable nuclear gauges and those installing and/or servicing devices containing a radioactive substance.

5 July 18
20 Sept 18

Three day courses 

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

 

General Radiation Safety Officer

For the delegated safety officer with responsibility for a range of radiation sources or devices. Well suited to those working in laboratories, universities or hospitals.

24-26 July 18 
16-18 Oct 18

Industrial Radiation Safety Officer

For the delegated radiation safety officer with responsibility for radiation in industrial settings. Well suited to those working in factories, mines, agriculture, construction or emergency response.

5-7 June 18
28-30 Aug 18 

13-15 Nov 18

Five day courses 

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Advanced radiation safety officer

For the delegated radiation safety officer with responsibility for a range of radiation sources or devices. Well suited to those working in laboratories, universities or hospitals.

25-29 June 18
26-30 Nov 18  

 


Training fees 


Training courses can be paid for by credit card or bank transfer.  

 

One day courses: $605 (including GST)
Three day courses: $1,650 (including GST)
Five day courses: $3,300 (including GST)

 

Course location
 

All ANSTO courses take place at our Lucas Heights campus:
New Illawarra Road
Lucas Heights  NSW  2234

 

For information on travelling to ANSTO please see our directions to ANSTO pages.

 

Registration information
 

To register for a training course please complete the online registration form linked to the course date in the table above.


  

Further information

Email: radsafetytraining@ansto.gov.au

 

Vanessa Burns
Training & Marketing Coordinator
Phone: +61 2 9717 9434
Mobile: +61 475 984 841

 

Sam Sonter
Radiation Safety Training Educator
Phone: +61 2 9717 3251
Mobile: +61 429 650 182