RSSC Training Schedules

EHS830 Radiation Safety Short Course (Location: Communicore C1-4)

INSTRUCTORS:  Environmental Health and Safety; PO Box 100252/RM DG-11

  • Susan Stanford: Radiation Conrol, 352-392-7359
  • Les Hines: Radiation Control, 352-392-1589
  • James Fleetwood: Radioactive Waste Management, 352-392-8400
DATE/TIME SUBJECT INSTRUCTOR
09/21/15 Monday
03:00 PM – 04:30 PM
Introduction:   UF Environmental Health and Safety Division; Radiation Control and   Radiological Services; Radiation Control Committee; Rules, Regulations, Guides and Paperwork Susan Stanford
Radiation Control Officer
09/22/15 Tuesday
03:00 PM – 04:30 PM
Fundamental Radiation Concepts: Radiation Sources, Units, & Measurement; Radioisotope Characteristics; Sample Calculations Les HInes
Health Physicist
09/23/15 Wednesday
03:00 PM – 04:30 PM
Radiation Protection: Exposure Limits & Reduction Principles; Warning Signs and Labels. Personnel Dosimetry & Bioassay Program Requirements; Procedure for Opening Radioisotope Packages Les HInes
Health Physicist
09/24/15 Thursday
03:00 – 04:30 PM
Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation:
Biological Effects
Les HInes
Health Physicist
09/25/15 Friday
03:00 – 04:30 PM
Radiation Detectors & Survey Instruments: Theory of Operation and Laboratory Applications; Portable Survey Meters and Liquid Scintillation counters Susan Stanford
Radiation Control Officer
09/28/15 Monday
03:00 – 04:30 PM
Radioisotope Laboratory Techniques (Part 1): Contamination Control & Decontamination; Video on Decontamination of Laboratory; and Emergency Actions Susan Stanford
Radiation Control Officer
09/29/15 Tuesday
03:00 -004:30 PM
Radioisotope Laboratory Techniques (Part II): Laboratory Survey Program Susan Stanford
Radiation Control Officer
09/30/15 Wednesday
03:00 – 04:30 PM
Radioactive Waste: Reduction, Control and Packaging James Fleetwood
Radiation Control Technician

EHS831 IDP: Radiation Safety Short Course* (Location:  LG-110 A&B)

DATE/TIME SUBJECT INSTRUCTOR

08/19/15  Wednesday
09:00-09:45

Introduction Susan Stanford
Radiation Control Officer

08/19/15 Wednesday
09:45-10:30

Fundamental Radiation Concepts Les Hines
Health Physicist

08/19/15 Wednesday
10:30-12:00

Radiation Detectors & Survey Instruments Susan Stanford
Radiation Control Officer

08/20/15 Thursday
09:00-09:45

Radiation Protection/Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation Les Hines
Health Physicist

08/20/15 Thursday
09:45-11:30

Radioisotope Laboratory Techniques I & II Susan Stanford
Radiation Control Officer

08/20/15 Thursday
11:30-12:00

Radioactive Waste James Fleetwood
Radiation Control Technician

GMS6003: Essentials of Graduate Research & Professional Development includes EHS831: IDP Radiation Safety Short Course, EHS850G: Bloodborne Pathogens & Biomedical Waste Training and EHS862: Lab Safety Training.