X-ray Safety


Course Title:

X-ray Safety for Industrial, Baggage, Analytical, & Cabinet Machines

Course duration:

2 days

Price:

$795

Course Summary:

This workshop is for people who have responsibilities for X-ray safety or who work around the following types of open or closed beam (non-medical) X-ray machines:

  • Baggage (or product) inspection systems
  • Industrial X-ray systems
  • Cabinet X-ray systems
  • Analytical machines
  • Density and thickness gauges

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Description

This course provides a thorough review of the fundamentals of radiation safety and focuses on the specifics of X-ray production, interactions and health effects of X-rays, and state and federal regulatory requirements for X-ray safety.

Gain a comprehensive and practical understanding of dose limits, radiation instruments, operating and emergency response procedures, causes of accidents, personnel monitoring, shielding, safety controls and postings, fail-safe interlocks, shutter controls, warning signals and devices, and responsibilities for X-ray safety.

You also will learn hands-on how to conduct an X-ray safety survey.

Machines covered in this class include:

  • Baggage (or product) inspection systems
  • Industrial X-ray systems
  • Cabinet X-ray systems
  • Analytical machines
  • Density and thickness gauges.

For more information about cabinet X-ray systems you may also go to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) website.

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Audience

People who have responsibilities for X-ray safety or who work around the following types of open or closed beam (non-medical) X-ray machines:

  • Baggage (or product) inspection systems
  • Industrial X-ray systems
  • Cabinet X-ray systems
  • Analytical machines
  • Density and thickness gauges