NORM Awareness

This course provides an awareness of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) and provides best practices for managing NORM in high-risk industries.

This e-learning course contains four modules:

Module 1: Introduction to NORM and Hazards
Define what Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) is and where it is found
Identify the common risk areas for exposure to NORM in the workplace
Identify common examples of NORM
Describe ionising and non-ionising radiation
Identify radiation exposure routes
Describe the hazards and risks associated with exposure to NORM
Module 2: NORM Control Measures
Explain the importance of following safe systems of work
Explain the principles of radiation protection.
Describe the hierarchy of controls for minimising exposure to NORM.
Describe engineering controls in minimising exposure to NORM.
Describe the Area Classification requirements.
Identify the items of PPE and RPE requirements.
Module 3: Safe Handling of NORM
Describe the procedures for handling NORM in the workplace.
Describe the procedures for storing and disposing of NORM waste.
Identify the classification and transportation requirements when shipping NORM waste.
Describe the response measures to take in the event of an accident or incident involving NORM.
Module 4: Radiation Detection and Monitoring Programmes
Explain the role of radiation detection and management programmes in the workplace.
Explain specific roles and responsibilities of designated personnel
Describe the radiation detecting and monitoring requirements for classified workers "

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