Nuclear Engineering Reactor core from above

As part of our training programs, we use site specific modules to either bolster or act as a stand alone training for the community we serve. The training modules run through your web browser but if issues should arise please contact the radiation safety office


Supplement trainings:


Stand alone training:

ACCELERATOR SAFETY TRAINING

LessonsDescription
AcceleratorAccelerator Facility safety overview
To certify your site specific training you must complete and sign the site specific training form. Topic "Accelerator" 

REACTOR SAFETY TRAINING

LessonsDescription
Thermal ColumnThermal column radiation safety and proper use (vendors or workers)
BeamportBeamport radiation safety and proper use (vendors or workers)
Sample Handling
Proper sample removal and handling   (workers only) 
Very High Rad AreaPrecautions for Very High Radiation Areas (>500Rad/hr)

Upon completion, The Radiation Safety Office will receive your passing quiz results and will update your training record 


X-ray User Training

LessonsDescription
X-ray safetydetails the hazards of x-ray units with embedded quiz
Upon completion, The Radiation Safety Office will receive your passing quiz results and will update your training record

Uranium and Thorium Safe Handling Training

LessonsDescription
Uranium and Thorium User TrainingFor Uranyl Acetate, Thorium Acetate, Uranyl Nitrate, and Thorium Nitrate users on radiation safety and proper use 
Upon completion, The Radiation Safety Office will receive your passing quiz results and will update your training record
 

Facilities

LessonsDescription
Facilities TrainingGeneral radiation safety awareness for facilities (e.g. grounds, project management, custodial, carpentry, locksmith, plumbing, etc.)  
Upon completion, The Radiation Safety Office will receive your passing quiz results and will update your training record
 

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Radiation Safety Training Database Video Tutorials

 UMass Lowell Renewing Your Radiation Safety Training Tutorial (1:12)


Training Database Video Tutorial for New Employees (3:36)


To best view these videos in full-screen, please click on the YouTube in the bottom right. Next select the gear icon (settings) and select 1080 HD from the quality menu.

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