Introduction to Instrument Calibration.

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.

Course Dates & Locations

Date Location Notes Register
Jul 23, 2024 La Porte, TX Register
Nov 5, 2024 Baton Rouge, LA Register