RPO @ Radicon

It's not just a course, it's a qualification.

Complete your RPO Course Training today to become an essential part of your institution's workforce. RPO training is a qualification which enables you to ensure safe practices in Imaging departments. It also enables you to train your colleagues about the significance of radiation safety standards and regulations around it. 

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Radiation Protection officers - who deal with Radiation Safety issues on a daily basis.
  • Staff who want to be a Radiation Protection Officer.
  • Radiologists and interventional radiologists.
  • Physicians such as surgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, urologists dealing with ionizing radiations.
  • Interventional cardiologists 
  • Radiographers and radiology technologists.
  • Radiation exposure workers.
  • Dentists, Dental clinic staff.
  • Operation theatre staff.
  • Cath lab staff.


COURSE CONTENT

Inline with National and International Framework

  • Review of fundamentals.
  • Quantities and measurements.
  • Biological effects of ionizing radiation.
  • Principles of radiation protection and the international framework.
  • Regulatory control.
  • Assessment of external and internal exposures.
  • Protection against occupational exposure.
  • Medical exposures in diagnostic radiology.
  • Training the trainers.
  • FNAR advice for the radiation safety program.
  • Radiation safety committee.
  • Update and refresher course for UAE based Radiation Protection Officers.
  • To understand the licensing requirements of the Federal Authority of Nuclear Regulation (FANR) and how to meet these requirements. 

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to the RPO Course

  • 2

    Pre Course Quiz

    • Pre Test Quiz

  • 3

    Chapter 1: Review of the Fundamentals

    • Video lecture

  • 4

    Chapter 2: Quantities and Measurements

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  • 5

    Chapter 3: Biological Effects of the ionising radiation

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  • 6

    Chapter 4: Principles of Radiation Protection and International Framework

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  • 7

    Chapter 5: Regulatory Control

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  • 8

    Chapter 6: Assessment of External and Internal Exposures

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  • 9

    Chapter 7: Protection Against Occupational exposure

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  • 10

    Chapter 8: Medical Exposure in Diagnostic Radiology

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  • 11

    Chapter 9: Training

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  • 12

    10. FANR Radiation Protection and Safety Programme Advice for Diagnostic Radiology

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    • 10. FANR Radiation Protection and Safety Programme Advice for Diagnostic Radiology

  • 13

    Post Course Test

    • End of Course test - 80 % Marks required

  • 14

    Course Evaluation

    • EVALUATION

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