Radiation Safety for Laboratory Workers

Topics include:

  • nature of radioactivity
  • internal and external radiation hazards
  • radiological protection
  • shielding
  • containment
  • decontamination.

Both theoretical and practical sessions are included.

Target Audience

This course is suitable for laboratory supervisors, technical and professional staff, and postgraduate and honours students who work with ionising radiation.


Howard Ackland
Radiation Safety Officer, Occupational Health & Safety


9:00am - 5:00pm


Ground Floor, Bligh Building (L03B)
90 Carillon Avenue, Newtown
Sydney University Village
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  • 20 July 2011 - Closed
  • 22 July 2011 - COMPLETED

For further information about the Radiation Safety Training program, contact the Radiation Safety Officer -