Training for Radiological Protection Professionals

RPA Refresher Workshop
Location to be confirmed Duration to be confirmed Price to be confirmed


This workshop is aimed primarily at certificated Radiation Protection Advisers that wish to :

  • Refresh existing knowledge and competence in order to maintain confidence in ability
  • Have a need to demonstrate experience and competence through training so as to progress professional certification or re-certification


The focus of the Workshop is to refresh and update underpinning knowledge for the radiation protection professional with particular emphasis on the core regulatory framework, primarily IRR17, and dealing with external and internal radiation hazards and radiation protection instrumentation. Attendance should support RPA re-certification. This workshop is structured around a series of extended desk-top exercises requiring participants to analyse and assess situations in order to develop appropriate expert advice for the employer. PHE staff will guide participants through exercises that will be interspersed with linking presentations. Model solutions will be provided.




It is expected participants will be practising radiation protection professionals and familiar with the topics listed in HSE’s Criteria of Core Competence for Radiation Protection Advisers.


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