Course Length: 8 hours
Introduction to Instrument Calibration is a one-day course on considerations for calibrating instrumentation used for industrial radiography operations.
Course topics include: principals of detection, time/distance/shielding, review of ANSI recommendations, NRC/Agreement State regulations, inspection and maintenance of instrument prior to calibration, introduction to Cs-137 calibrators, calibration records, and shipping and storage of Cs-137 calibrators.
This course includes a laboratory session where attendees calibrate survey meters, direct-reading pocket dosimeters, EPDs, and alarm rate-meters using a Cs-137 calibrator.
Basic radiation safety training (40 hours) for radiographers is required before attending this course.
Individuals participating in the field of radiography who desire to perform Cs-137 calibration of radiation measurement instruments.
Understand and perform the key points of maintenance and calibration of radiography radiation measurement instruments.
A trainer approved by QSA Global, Inc.'s Radiation Protection & General Safety Committee with multiple years of experience in radiographic operations.
QSA Global, Inc. Product manuals, equipment, tools, cleaners, and other miscellaneous materials will be provided for student use.
Written quiz followed by question and answer review.
QSA Global, Inc. has a 24-hour cancellation policy. If you cancel your course with less than 24 hours’ notice, you will be charged 25% of your course fee.