Radiography & Radiation Safety

This course introduces students to the body of knowledge of radiation protection and radiographic testing. The course overviews radiation and radioactivity fundamentals, radiation detection, safe operation procedures and associated regulatory requirements. It outlines aspects of the production of radiographs, film processing, and exposure technique as well as image interpretation. Course content will meet or exceed the requirements of CAN/CGSB-48.9712-2014 standard for Qualification and Certification of Non-Destructive Testing Personnel for the RT Level 1 and CSA PCP-09 standard for Exposure Device Operators.