Radiation Protection Training

Course description

The course material is based around the general legal requirements for using radioactive substances and apparatus. 

Presenter : Kent Gregory (University Radiation Safety Officer)

A new Radiation Safety Refresher Course is also now available online via FLO.

The training is designed to supplement the mandatory radiation training that is offered annually.This is in the form of a 26 minute video.  Simply enrol in the course if it is advertised on this page. You will receive a system generated email with the link to the course. Be sure to email the 'magic number' to whs@flinders.edu.au as confirmation that you have completed the training.

Type of course

Online course

Who should attend

New and existing staff and students (radiation workers), who intend to use unsealed or sealed  radioactive substances or radiation equipment.

What you will learn

Topics covered include:

  • radiation protection principles

  • safety in laboratories

  • emergency procedures

  • waste disposal and legal requirements
  • Prerequisites / assumed knowledge


    The following references may be useful:

    Flinders University Ionising Radiation Safety Policy;

    Flinders University Ionising Radiation Safety Manual;

    Radiation Worker Registration form

    Upcoming events

    Thursday, 27th February 2020 - Presentation by SA Radiation

    Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM
    Location: Noel Stockdale Room, Library