Course Details

Safe Use of X-ray Generators, Sealed Sources & Accelerators

Who should attend?

New radiation workers intending to work with sealed (closed) radioactive sources or ionising radiation generators.

Course Details

There is a requirement for all new radiation workers to attend Radiation Protection Lectures.

This session provides an introduction to the legal requirements and University arrangements for radiation protection during work with sealed/closed radioactive sources and radiation generators. The session is relevant to persons intending to work with closed sources and equipment incorporating closed sources including gamma irradiators; and to those planning to work with with x-ray optics equipment; medical and veterinary diagnostic x-ray equipment; security x-ray equipment and particle accelerators. This session does not cover requirements for work with open sources.

Places must be booked via the Safety Office website (see below). You must sign the attendance register upon arrival. Please bring your University card with you.


There are currently no scheduled dates for this course.

For further information contact Safety Office.