RAM Safety for Laboratory Workers Training
All individuals taking this training must also take Laboratory Safety for Laboratory Workers (or equivalent) to work in a lab setting.
|Description||The training covers basic radiation fundamentals and safety, as well as MSU rules governing the use of these materials. It is given as a presentation along with a hands on component where attendees will gain experience with radiation detection equipment.|
Attending the training and passing the written exam with an 80% or higher score. Training certificates are available upon request. Prior to starting work with radioactive materials the Principle investigator must conduct specific training on standard operating procedures within the laboratory. After specific training is complete an amendment must be submitted to the radiation safety officer ion order for an attendee to become an authorized user under the protocol.
|Valid for||3 years (two refresher trainings required between full training dates)|
|Course Materials||Participants will receive a packet with training related information. The training will also offer verbal discussion and interactive scenarios.|
|Training Outcome||At the conclusion of the training attendees will understand the following in regards
to radiation safety: