School of Health Sciences and Social Work

Short courses and CPD

Radiation Protection Update

  • Course Type: Short course

This short course is suitable for anyone working with radiation in a medical setting.

Under current radiation protection legislation all health care professionals who work with radiation must make sure that their knowledge of the legislation is up to date.  This course aims to refresh the knowledge of people working in this field by recapping the current legislation, Ionising Radiation Regulations 99 (IRR99) and Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations 2000 (IR[ME]R 2000).  The course will also look at any recent changes to the legislation and discuss current and future themes relevant to radiation protection.