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Radiation Awareness Training

Course Code:  WTD181

Course Name:  Radiation Awareness Training

Prerequisite:  None

Department:  Environmental Health and Safety

Length of Session:  1 Hour

Audience:  Anyone interested in radiation or concerned about radiation exposure. 

Session Description:  This course is intended for people interested in learning more about radiation on campus and in their daily lives. This is a basic course and does not take the place of annual radiation safety training for those working in laboratories that handle radioactive material. 

Session Objectives:  As a result of this session, participants will:

  • Identify the basic principles of radiation; emphasizing ionizing versus non-ionizing radiation and where it is found in everyday life. 
  • Understand the hazards of radiation and what is done on campus to make sure we work with radiation as safely as possible.
  • Categorize radiation signage on campus and what they mean. 

You may enroll through HRIS Self-Enrollment to receive immediate confirmation (see the Employee Self Service Learning & Development directions for more information). Or e-mail learning-develop-hr@ksu.edu and include your name, department, employee ID number (required), course title and course date. Enrollment will be confirmed by an e-mail response to the sender.

It is the employee's responsibility to obtain the necessary departmental approvals prior to enrolling.

If you are a person who needs a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in any Learning and Development offering, please contact K-State Learning and Development in advance at 2-1920 or at learning-develop-hr@ksu.edu.

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