40-HOUR NORM RADIATION SAFETY OFFICER TRAINING COURSE - MONDAY, JULY 24, 2017 - FRIDAY, JULY 28, 2017 - HOUSTON, TX
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This NORM/TENORM Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) course is a five (5) day course. The course designed to provide detailed instruction in radiation safety and NORM/TENORM control programs for personnel who are assigned the duties of Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) or as a NORM Field Supervisor. The course is also recommended for those individuals who may be tasked with the NORM/TENORM Control program within their company, such as safety and environmental personnel.
This course does not cover sealed sources, gauges, or other radioactive materials not pertaining to NORM/TENORM. This course does not satisfy any RSO training requirements for industrial radiography, well-logging, sealed sources or other radioactive materials not pertaining to NORM/TENORM. NORM/TENORM RSO courses cover Radium-226 and Radium-228 decay chains. Any radionuclides pertaining to sealed sources not associated with NORM/TENORM are not included in this course.
The course provides the necessary knowledge and practical abilities required to implement and monitor a Radiation Protection Program and to provide on-site control and supervision during work activities involving NORM. Additionally, NORM Waste Management Programs, Respiratory Protection and Regulatory Compliance issues are discussed in detail. A course of this nature is required for companies or individuals seeking a Specific Radioactive Material License from an issuing state agency. The course includes an extensive surveying practical session and written examination. Proof of training certificates for the 8-hour NORM/TENORM Surveyor, 16-hour NORM/TENORM Surveyor, and the Transportation of NORM/TENORM are also issued upon successful course completion, in addition to the Radiation Safety Officer certificate.
NORM/TENORM RSO courses offered by NORM SOLUTIONS LLC follow the course outlines as required, and are recognized by the following states: Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Ohio, Texas, and West Virginia. The state of Arkansas requires sixteen (16) hour training for performing NORM/TENORM surveys at a jobsite. Refer to an Arkansas Location for the sixteen (16) hour Surveyor course. Classes held in Montana and North Dakota will include the current North Dakota Department of Health draft rules. Classes held in other states not directly listed, will include the CRCPD Part N in lieu of regulations or draft rules, when pertinent. Classes are tailored to the needs of the attendees. Topics covered in the course include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Introduction to NORM/TENORM and Atomic Theory
- Radiation Contamination
- Emergency Actions
- Biological Effects of Radiation & Sources
- Survey Instrumentation
- Federal Regulations
- Performing Radiation Contamination Surveys
- Minimizing Exposures and Doses
- Arkansas Regulations
- Louisiana Regulations
- Mississippi Regulations
- New Mexico Exposures
- Ohio Regulations
- Texas Regulations
- West Virginia Regulations
- Radiation Protection Programs
- Legal Responsibilities
- Proper Release for Unrestricted Use
- Liability Minimization
- Respiratory Protection
- Personnel Monitoring
- Survey Documentation Requirements
- Survey Problems & Solutions
- Risks Associated with Radiation Exposure
- Waste Management Programs
- Disposal Options
NORM/TENORM RSO training should/must be renewed every twelve (12) months to show applicable knowledge in current regulations and practical field techniques, and includes the Transportation of NORM/TENORM course. The NORM/TENORM RSO refresher is a one (1) day course.
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NORM SOLUTIONS LLC
P.O. Box 233
Crowley, TX 76036-0233
If you are unable to attend a course, you have the option to:
(1) send a replacement attendee, or
(2) to transfer to a future course held within twelve (12) months from the date of the originally registered course, or
(3) to receive a refund within the perimeters of this policy.
You are allowed rescheduling two (2) times after the originally scheduled course. If you are unable to attend and provide at least two (2) weeks prior notice to an originally scheduled course, you may choose to receive a refund. Refunds are not available after rescheduling.
No Shows, without prior notice to the course, are not available for rescheduling, attendee replacement, or refunds, resulting in a forfeited registration fee in full.
In the event that the course is cancelled or rescheduled by NORM SOLUTIONS LLC, you have the option to:
1) receive a refund,
2) to send a replacement to a future class held within twelve (12) months from the date of the cancelled course, or
3) to transfer to a future course held within twelve (12) months from the date of the cancelled course.
If you choose to receive a refund, then the refund will be issued as appropriate under previous policies regarding course transfer rescheduling and replacement attendees. Course cancellation will not count against any allowable reschedule opportunities. A change in the course instructor, facility, or location, is not considered a course cancellation, and will not result in a refund as described in this class cancellation policy.
Refunds are granted under the following circumstances:
(1) If notice is provided to NORM SOLUTIONS LLC more than two (2) weeks prior to the course the attendee is registered for then a full refund will be granted.
(2) If the attendee mistakenly registered for the NORM/TENORM RSO when a sealed source RSO course was needed. Only a fifty-percent (50%) refund will be granted.
The NORM/TENORM RSO course does not cover sealed sources, gauges, or other radioactive materials not pertaining to NORM/TENORM. This course does not satisfy any RSO training requirements for industrial radiography, well-logging, sealed sources or other radioactive materials not pertaining to NORM/TENORM. NORM/TENORM RSO courses cover Radium-226 and Radium-228 decay chains, and any radionuclides pertaining to sealed sources not associated with NORM/TENORM are not included in this course.
Allowable refunds that meet the requirements of previous applicable policies, are issued back to the form of payment used in the original registration. Refunds are issued within seven (7) to ten (10) business days.
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