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Radioactive Waste Advisers Training Course

October 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am - October 23, 2019 @ 5:00 pm IST

This course provides the theoretical background and training necessary for managing and giving advice on the use of sealed and unsealed radioactive sources in hospitals.

The three day-course covers all aspects of legislation and safe practice in the medical uses of radioactive substances. As well as lectures, there will be workshop sessions which will help to reinforce the topics covered.

The course is at a level suitable for hospital physicists working in hospital radiation protection and is particularly suitable for those who wish to become Radioactive Waste Adviser (RWA), and covers the Basic Underpinning Knowledge (Basic Syllabus) as set out in the RPA2000 Guidance.

The course is an IPEM approved external short course.

A comprehensive course booklet and a certificate of attendance is provided. Those wishing to use the course towards RWA certification can sit an optional marked short exam.

See the event website for more details and application forms.


The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Institute of Cancer Research, London


Education and Conference Centre, The Royal Marsden, Stewart’s Grove, London, SW3 6JJ
Education and Conference Centre, The Royal Marsden, Stewart's Grove
London, SW3 SJJ United Kingdom
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