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X-Ray Equipment Safety Training
Electron-X provides radiation safety training for users and suppliers of X-ray cabinet
systems to meet with the requirements of the Ionising Radiation Regulations 1999.
Tailored training for x-ray personnel
Training can include an explanation of the types of radiation, their uses and the
dangers associated with them, as well as identifying the safety procedures used with
X-ray equipment and outlining the requirements of the current regulations.
Details of tutorials
Electron-X's training tutorials include:
Radiation safety monitor
Working Safely with X-rays – Level 1
This tutorial is suitable for a wide range of personnel, both those directly involved with the
operation of the x-ray equipment and others who may be concerned, but not directly affected by it.
This course includes the following topics:
- Types of radiation and their sources
- Facts about X-rays
- Measurement of X-rays
- Doses and effects of X-rays
- X-ray system features
- Radiation regulations
- Local rules
Working Safely with X-rays – Level 2
The Level 2 tutorial expands on all the areas above and is aimed at Radiation Protection
Supervisors (RPS) and classified personnel with responsibility for the continued safe use
and maintenance of the x-ray facility..
It includes the following additional topics:
- Radiation safety audits
- Risk assessments
- Application of regulations
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