Radiation Protection Course, Level 1 (Basic) & Level 2 (Calculation)

Radiation Protection Training – Level 1.

Radiation Protection Course
Level 1 (Basic)

First Published August 1998
Second Publication September 1999 (PDF) download online
Third Publication September 2005
Currently being adapted for online learning June/July 2020
Anthony J Addington-Barker

Course Outline – Available online and classroom

  1. Introduction – What is Radiation       
  2. Nature & Units of Ionising Radiation
  3. Biological Effects of Ionising Radiation
  4. Protection Against External and Internal Exposure   
  5. Measurement of Ionising Radiation
  6. Personal Dosimetry
  7. Ionising Radiation Regulations (IRR99)
Radiation Protection Training – Level 2.

Radiation Protection Course
Level 2 (Calculation)

First Published August 2000
Second Publication November 2017
Anthony J Addington-Barker

Course Outline – Available classroom only

  1. Introduction (Level 2)        
  2. Nature and Units of Ionising Radiation – Calculation 
  3. Biological Effects of Ionising Radiation – Calculation 
  4. Protection Against External and Internal Exposure   
  5. Measurement of Ionising Radiation – Calculation 
  6. Personal Dosimetry
  7. The Law (IRR)
  8. 30 Minute (Multiple Choice) Test