Training

Radiation Safety Training

COVID NOTICE:   Due to the pandemic and social distancing requirements, our in-house class size accommodations have been limited in size to 5 attendees maximum, off-site training sessions are held in accordance with the client site rules and requirements–this may require a larger training facility to accommodate the social distance requirements for particular sessions.  We are offering remote training via TEAMS for select courses upon request.  Call or e-mail for details and discuss your inquiry!

Suntrac Services offers several radiological training courses from:

·         Industrial Radiation Safety Officer

·         X-Ray RSO Courses (on request)

·         NORM Surveyor

·         Nuclear Gauge Operator

·         Basic Radiation Safety Awareness

Courses listed below are recognized by the Texas Department of State Health Services – Bureau of Radiation Control.  Certificates are presented to all students obtaining a passing test grade of 70%. You can find the dates for each course below.  Print this Registration Form and send it in to sign up. 

Notice! A 25% cancellation fee applies if you do not cancel 14 calendar days prior to class date.

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INDUSTRIAL RADIATION SAFETY OFFICER COURSE
COURSE NO. 58.02

There are no courses for the remainder of 2020.

Courses for the year of 2021 will be held in the following months. *All Dates TBD*

February 2021

April 2021

September 2021

November 2021

Class Starts at 8:00 am.

This course is specifically designed to provide Radiation Safety Officer training for individuals and organizations with specific Radioactive Material Licenses or X-Ray Registrations for:

·         Fixed Gauges

·         Moisture/Density Gauges

·         Spinning Gauge Operators

·         X-Ray Fluorescence type devices

We recommend this course be taken by the person designated as the “Responsible Person” in a “General License Acknowledgment” application. 
16-hour course held at Suntrac Facility / $900.00 per student.  Class size; 5 student minimum / 12 maximum.



NATURALLY OCCURRING RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL (NORM) SURVEYOR

COURSE NO. 38.01

*Call for scheduling information!

This course is offered by request only.  It is typically held at our facility, but special arrangements can be made to have it at your location.

This course is designed to provide surveyor training for individuals performing “NORM” surveys. 
Topics include:

·         Why To Survey

·         Types of Surveys

·         Types of Equipment Surveyed

·         Techniques in the operation, use, and handling of various radiation survey instruments. 

This course will also assist in meeting the requirements of 25 TAC 289.259 as applicable.
8-hour course held at Suntrac Facility / $500.00 per student (minimum of 3 people), call for pricing and availability for any off-site course requests.
 


RSO REFRESHER COURSE

Courses will be held: 

*TBD, Call to inquire!

Suntrac’s RSO Refresher Course is designed for current RSO’s that want to brush up on their radiation safety training.  The course provides a brief review of radiation safety, as well as discussion of new regulatory requirements—the main focus of the course material covered relates to tasks an RSO performs when dealing with radioactive material or X-Ray machines on a day to day basis.  This is a one day refresher course held at Suntrac Facility / $650.00 per student, call for pricing and availability for any off-site course requests.

RADIATION SAFETY TRAINING COURSE for GAUGE USERS
COURSE NO. 68.01

This course is offered by request only.  It is typically held at our facility, but special arrangements can be made to have it at your location.

This course is specifically designed to provide adequate training to enable fixed gauge operators to meet the requirements of Texas Department of State Health Services.  This would include the operation of:

·         Liquid Flow

·         Level Devices

·         Alloy Analyzers

·         Sulfur Analyzers

·         X-Ray Fluorescence Equipment

8-hour course held at Suntrac Facility / $500.00 per student (minimum of 3 people), call for pricing and availability for any off-site course requests.