Radiation for Environmental Professionals focuses on providing participants with an overview and basic understanding of the fundamental principles of radiation safety. This webinar is intended for environmental professionals who desire a basic knowledge and understanding of radiation safety. Participants who are responsible for reviewing and discussing radiological issues will also benefit from this webinar.
Specifically, the webinar will achieve the following objectives:
- Understand basic terminology and fundamental principles of radiation
- Identify the three primary types of ionizing radiation and their characteristics
- Identify radiation dose limits and explain basic methods to control exposures
- Understand the biological effects of radiation