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Course Overview

This course is aimed at personnel who take responsibility for the management of radiation sources (x-ray devices, radioactive material) on behalf of their organisation. This course informs course participants about their responsibilities relating to radiation management as required by the legislative framework including registration & licensing; management plans; auditing & compliance responsibilities; and incident response. This course contains foundation radiation safety information, whilst avoiding in-depth math & physics concepts.

About this course

It is a requirement under the Radiation Safety Act 1975 that radiation sources are registered by a ‘responsible person’. The ARPANSA National Directory for Radiation Protection defines the ‘responsible person’ as the person:

having overall management responsibility including responsibility for the security and maintenance of the source, apparatus, installation, or facility and having overall control over who may use the source or apparatus, installation, or facility in whose name the source, apparatus, installation or facility, would be registered if this is required.

Course Structure

  • An Introduction to Radiation
  • Radiation in Perspective
  • Radiation Dose, Measurement and Protection Principles
  • Regulatory Considerations and Responsibilities
  • Radiation Devices (Company Specific)
  • Procedures: Radiation Management Systems; Security; Emergency Response


This course has no assessment requirements or licensing outcomes.


A Statement of Attainment is issued upon successful completion of this course.

Course Details

  • Location: Perth, WA
  • Duration:  1/2 day
  • Times: 13:00 to 17:00 (approx.)
  • Cost*: $550 pp (min 3 people)

*ex. GST and merchant fees additional

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