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Training Course on Radiation Protection Dosimetry and Accreditation of IMS: Secrets & Solutions

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Krakow
20/04/2022 - 23/04/2022

Henryk Niewodniczanski Institute of Nuclear Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences in Krakow, Poland.

English

Overview

EURADOS WG2 will be holding the 6th training course based on the European Commission's report - Technical Recommendations for Monitoring Individuals Occupationally Exposed to External Radiation (Radiation Protection 160, RP160).

The course will cover all aspects of individual monitoring as discussed in RP160 with an emphasis on metrology, quality assurance and type testing. Recent developments in RP will also be covered, including the new ICRU dose quantities.

Practical sessions:
The training program will contain some practical work for which a laptop will be useful (but not essential) and group discussion to and provide an interactive learning experience.

Topics

  • General radiation protection
  • Basic detection principles
  • Measurement methods
  • Dosimetric quantities
  • Uncertainty evaluation
  • Calibration and type-testing
  • Inter-comparisons
  • Quality assurance, quality control
  • Dose registration
  • Accreditation
  • QA audits

Key dates

Registration deadline: 25th March 2022

Deadline for payment: 31st march 2022

Training course: Wednesday 20th to Saturday 23rd April 2022

IM2022/NEUDOS-14: Monday 25th to Friday 29th April 2022

Organisation

Program committee:
Oliver Hupe, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Germany
Francesco Rossi, AOU Careggi, Italy
Agnieska Szumska, IFJ, Poland
Izabela Milcewicz-Mika, IFJ, Poland
Nicky Gibbens, UKHSA, United Kingdom

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course a certificate of attendance will be presented on behalf of EURADOS e.V.

Price

Regular fee:   550 euro1)
Reduced fee: 450 euro2)

The registration fee will cover lunches, coffee breaks, a social dinner and a city tour on Wednesday afternoon.

1) The fee is exclusive VAT. 7% VAT will be added for invoices to participants from Germany and from EU member states who cannot provide us with their VAT-ID number.
2) Reduced fee for participants from the EURADOS sponsoring institutions. For the official and updated list of sponsors see the EURADOS website or contact office [at] eurados [dot] org.

Registration info

Register here.

Places are limited to 40 and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

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