About This Course
The course can be undertaken in house at your premises at a time and date that suits you and up to 10 people may attend. It can also be undertaken remotely via Microsoft Teams or Cisco Webex for up to 10 people from the same organisation, or it may be undertaken by individual participants online with support, evaluation and feedback from Radiation Safety Ireland.
Radiation Protection Adviser Services
The Radiological Protection Act, 1991 (Ionising Radiation) Regulations, 2019 (SI 30 of 2019) requires that all businesses working with sources of ionising radiation have arrangements in place for consultation with a 'Radiation Protection Adviser' on certain matters.
The Radiation Protection Adviser must be a qualified expert who has been approved by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as being a competent person to undertake this role. They must be in possession of a valid Certificate of Competence by the EPA.
Radiation Safety Ireland provide a full Radiation Protection Adviser service to assist persons working with sources of ionising radiation to comply with this legislation. Ongoing technical advice and guidance as well as a range of practical services can be provided as follows:
- Radiation Protection Adviser Service
- Radiation Compliance Audits
- Radiation Safety Procedures and Radiation Risk Assessments
- Radiation Dose Rate Measurements and Surveys
- Leak Testing of Sealed Sources
- Contamination Monitoring
- Radiochemical Analysis of Radioactive Materials
- Lab and Radioactive Waste Clearance Surveys and Certification
- Development of Emergency Intervention Plans
Radiation Protection Training Services
There is a legal requirement under the Radiological Protection Act 1991 (Ionising Radiation) Regulations 2019 for radiation protection training for all persons who work with sources of ionising radiation or X-ray equipment. Radiation Safety Ireland is the leading provider of radiation protection training services in Ireland and offers a wide range of training courses to fulfil client needs. Courses can be provided in house on the client’s site, remotely via Microsoft Teams or online at a time and date that suits you, offering complete flexibility over how and when the training is undertaken.