Radiation Safety Officer

Person pressing button on Asphalt Density Gauge


We do not have any courses scheduled at this time.

Maximum of 30 students; minimum of 8 students.


This is a one-day course of classroom instruction. The objective is to train designated individuals in the proper procedures for conducting and documenting a radiation safety program.

The course includes all materials necessary for attendants to teach a Radiation Safety Refresher workshop to previously certified ALDOT technicians.

Course topics include:

  • - Regulations for securing and transporting nuclear gauges
  • - Personnel monitoring
  • - What to do in case of an accident or if gauge is stolen
  • - Instructions for conducting leak tests
  • - Documentation needs

The Radiation Safety course is a prerequisite for this course.

Fees, Refunds & Deadline

Registration fee: $250/student
Written retake: $150/student

Costs for housing, food and transportation are the responsibility of each participant. Prepayment and registration can be submitted separately, but both must be received no later than ten days prior to the start date of the course. If payment is not received by that time, the participant will be removed from the registration list. Cancellations received at least ten days prior to the course start date will result in a full refund. No refunds will be provided for course cancellations after that date; however, substitutions will be accepted.

To obtain more information on this course, please call or write:

Vinnie Hester
National Center for Asphalt Technology
277 Technology Parkway
Auburn, AL 36830, USA
Phone: (334) 844-6228
Fax: (334) 844-6248