Radiation Safety Officer

Person pressing button on Asphalt Density Gauge


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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: $300/student
Written retake: $150/student

Costs for housing, food and transportation are the responsibility of each participant. Registration fees must be paid at time of registration. Registration closes 2 weeks prior to start date of course or when class is full, whichever comes first. Cancellations received at least 2 weeks 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 Gammons
National Center for Asphalt Technology
277 Technology Parkway
Auburn, AL 36830, USA
Phone: (334) 844-6228
Fax: (334) 844-6248