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Training

Long shot of medical personnel in a hospital coridoor
18 May 2020

We've developed free online Occupational Radiation Exposure (ORE) material for all people working in medical facilities that use ionising radiation, for example, X-rays and CT nuclear medicine.

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20 June 2017

We run an annual Practical Reference Dosimetry Course for external beam radiotherapy. Running over four days, the course covers the theory and provide hands-on experience in all areas of radiation dosimetry for external beams.

A patient being scanned on a CT scanner with one technician operating the machine and another making notes on a clipboard.
20 June 2017

ARPANSA in collaboration with the medical sector has produced a Radiation Protection of the Patient (RPOP) Module to increase understanding of the radiation safety aspects of medical imaging.

Close-up of three students writing on pieces of paper.
20 June 2017

Any person who uses a source or facility must have appropriate training in radiation safety. To assist licence holders comply with this condition we recognise radiation safety courses approved by the state and territory regulators.