Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills required by Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) professionals in developing and maintaining an effective Radiation Protection Program in accordance with the CNSCs General Nuclear Safety and Control and Radiation Protection Regulations. Radiation safety lessons covered include: Acts and Regulations, Radiation Protection Management, Radiation and Radioactivity, Radiation Monitoring and Effects, Principles of Radiation Protection and Radiography Operations and Procedures for Non-Destructive Testing (NDT).
This qualification is design for Managers, Supervisors, Foremen, Occupational health nurses, and anyone who wants to understand and improve workplace health and safety in work zone.
This qualification is assessed through a 100-question multiple-choice question examination. The duration of the examination is 2.30 hours. Successful learners must achieve a score of at least 60 out of 100.