The 30-minute orientation training is required for all members working in a permitted radioactive materials laboratory and designed to accommodate those not handling radioactive materials. Click Here to access the Radiation Safety Awareness Training online. Participants complete a short multiple choice examination (quiz), submit the test form, and a Certificate of Training will be sent to those that successfully pass the course.
The topics covered include:
The two-hour introductory training is required for all members working in a permitted radioactive materials laboratory, and when job assignments require handling or controlling radioactive materials. During the final 15 minutes of the session, participants complete a written examination (quiz) that will be reviewed in class. The topics covered include:
HNRCA Employees – The Tufts Medical Center radioactive materials license includes the HNRCA facility.All individuals that work in an HNRCA radioactive materials laboratory are required to attend TMC Radiation Safety Training. Please contact the Health Physics Group at 617-636-6168 to receive details of the upcoming TMC radiation safety trainings. Please note that the TMC trainings are held on the third Tuesday of each month from 9:30 to 11:00 AM.
Tufts EHS offers this training on all three campuses throughout the year as a service to the Tufts University community. We encourage you to identify any of your department staff that may need this training and see to it that they attend an upcoming session.
Class size is limited and certificates of attendance will be provided at the end of each session;
Registration is required. Please contact Tufts EHS (firstname.lastname@example.org) to reserve your spot.
(9:30am – 11:30am)
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 (1:00 – 3:00pm)
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 Cancelled
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
(9:30am – 11:30am)
Monday, February 5, 2018
Monday, April 2, 2018
Monday, June 4, 2018
Monday, August 6, 2018 Cancelled
Monday, October 1, 2018
Monday, December 3, 2018
(12:00pm – 1:30pm)
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Thursday, July 5, 2018 Cancelled
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Thursday, November 1, 2018
For any training, please be sure to sign the attendance sheet to receive credit for attendance.
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Mandatory refresher session for faculty, staff and students who are currently authorized to work with radioactive materials or ionizing radiation sources, or frequenting an area where these materials are used or stored. This session does NOT take the place of the initial radiation training course.
TEHS is pleased to announce that the Annual Radiation Safety Refresher Training is now available by choosing one of the options detailed below.
Audience: All individuals either working with or handling radioactive materials, handling radiation producing machines or equipment, or other personnel that work in a registered radioactive materials laboratory are required to complete this training.
Objectives are to:
1. Access the Annual Radiation Safety Refresher Training online.
2. Attend one of the following Instructor-Led sessions:
Registration is required. Please contact TEHS (email@example.com) to reserve your spot.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018; 1:00-2:00pm
Tuesday, January 30, 2018; 10:00 -11:00am
Grafton: By request only
Thursday, February 15, 2018; 10:00-11:00am
Thursday, February 22, 2018; 12:00-1:00pm
3. Additionally, for those groups that would prefer a guest speaker from Radiation Safety to provide annual refresher training, please contact TEHS at firstname.lastname@example.org
I appreciate your assistance to ensure Annual Radiation Safety Refresher training is provided to all staff and students working at Tufts University.
This training covers basic RF theory, related regulations and standards, biological effects, Radiofrequency Exposure Limits (RFEL), administrative & engineering controls, hazard assessment, and personal protective equipment. This course allows personnel to develop the necessary tools to recognize and avoid hazards associated with RFR. The course objectives are to:
Audience: Any worker who access controlled areas that contain RF sources and are potentially exposed to RFR. Note: For any training, please be sure to sign the attendance sheet to receive credit for attendance.
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