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The Radiation Safety Program establishes a set of requirements for those working with radioactive materials and devices at the University of Waterloo. 

Read the University of Waterloo's Radiation Safety Program for more information. 


Training

Radiation safety training has the following three elements:

  • Online radiation safety training which provides a basic background on the dangers of radiation, how one can become exposed, and the basic principles of limiting exposure.
  • Basic practical radiation safety training provided by the Safety Office. 
  • Laboratory specific practical radiation safety training provided by the principal investigator.

Additional Resources and Information

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC)

Sealed Source Tracking (CNSC)