COURSE TITLE:

Fixed Gauge Authorized User Training

COURSE DURATION:

8 hours (35 students/class MAX)

COURSE OFFERING:

Online Seminar OR On-Site

PRICE:

$135 Both Formats (CS0018) / (CS0009)

PREREQUISITE:

None

COURSE SUMMARY:

Introduction to portable radiation fundamentals including radiation theory, sources of radiation, dose limits, ALARA theory, emergency response, individual workers’ rights. The course also covers proper device maintenance, gauge identification, and source construction. Course finishes with a study overview and a question-and-answer session with emphasis on specific state and federal regulations.

COURSE REGULATIONS AND GUIDANCE REFERENCE:

10CFR 19 and 20, NUREG 1556 vol 4. On request, the course can be tailored to include Agreement State regulations


PROFESSIONAL EXPECTATION:

Having attended and demonstrated an understanding of the course study, a student will be awarded a certificate of completion and accomplishment as a trained radioactive gauge authorized user. Further, noted that the attendee is familiar with proper gauge operation and safety requirements. Additional on-the-job specific training (OJT) is recommended.

A refresher course is recommended at 3-year intervals.