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Radiological Controls 

 

Radiological Protection Criteria—Course (1 week)

Description: Discusses prioritization criteria and threat assessment for managers who are developing protection programs for radiological material. Includes modules discussing upgrades and “toolbox” items. Example exercises cover a hospital, a research reactor, and a generic radiological material storage site.

Target audience: Facility managers, radiation security managers, and response force personnel; however, can be tailored to meet specific needs.

POCs: Sharon Wagner, 865.241.0876, wagnerss@ornl.gov;
            
Dyrk Greenhalgh, 865.241.5631, greenhalghdb@ornl.gov;
             William Toth, 865.576.3738, tothwj@ornl.gov                                            Register Interest

 

 

Materials of Concern (Radiological)—Course (1–4 days, depending on audience needs)

Description: This course contains basic and advanced modules that will familiarize the attendee with effects and characteristics of radiological materials. It includes definitions of terms, types of radiation and sources, dangers to humans, and many examples of source misuse and accidents.

Target audience: Facility managers, protective force managers, or security system managers; however, can be tailored to meet specific needs.

POCs: ORNL HP Technician; William Toth, 865.576.3738, tothwj@ornl.gov     Register Interest

 

 

Materials of Concern (Nuclear)—Course (1 week)

Description: This course contains basic and advanced modules that will familiarize attendees with the characteristics of nuclear materials. Covers uses of nuclear materials, types of nuclear materials (e.g., highly enriched uranium, plutonium), practices and uses, and many examples of misuse and accident.

Target audience: Facility managers, protective force managers, or security system managers; however, can be tailored to meet specific needs.

POCs: ORNL HP Technician; William Toth, 865.576.3738, tothwj@ornl.gov     Register Interest