Training Courses

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM)

This half day course explains exposures to radiation from natural sources. This includes radon, and those encountered in industries working with naturally occurring radioactive materials, e.g. mining, oil industries etc. This course considers the radiation protection measures that need to be put into place for these sources.

Topics covered are, atoms and matter, radioactivity, different types of ionising radiation and properties and units of ionising radiation.

Background to NORM is provided, including the Sources of NORM, natural radioactive series, radionuclides of concern, natural uranium and thorium content of rocks, Variation with rock type, age of rocks, depth etc.

Internal and external radiation hazards are covered along with the control of the contamination hazard and measurement of NORM.

 

Back to course list

Book this course

Book online today here >>

Price (ex. VAT): £175.00

Course Duration: 1/2 Day

Upcoming course dates:

Available on request

You can suggest a date here >>

Back to course list

Nuvia Latest Course Information

Web Based Training
To log in to your training course please click here

Find out more,
call us on:

Harwell
+44 (0)1235 514918

Aberdeen
+44 (0)1224 841600 / 601 /602
or
+44 (0)7850 710 491

© 2017 Nuvia | Group. All rights reserved.

Nuvia | Group

Website by Studio Republic