NORM / TENORM Awareness
On-Site (This course is typically on-site and bundled with an RSO and/or DOT Transporter class)
None This course is designed for users working with and around equipment potentially contaminated or containing TENORM material.
This course is an overview of radiation fundamentals, including radiation theory, sources of radiation, dose limits and models, ALARA (as low as reasonably achievable), emergency response, workers’ rights, types of NORM and TENORM, location of NORM and TENORM in the process. Workers’ Rights. An Overview of DOT requirements. On-Site Training includes a practical exercise in survey techniques and will be conducted using the students’ gauges and equipment.
COURSE REGULATIONS AND GUIDANCE REFERENCE:
10CFR 19 and 20, DOT 49CFR, North Dakota Administrative code 33-10-23 based course.
Having attended this course, the participant will receive a certificate indicating they have successfully completed a course covering Basic Radiation and TENORM awareness.