ENETRAP Basis module 2: Foundation of radiation protection

A course designed for Radiation Protection Experts (RPEs) to acquire the knowledge, skills and attitude, in compliance with Council Directive 2013/59/Euratom (BSS).

Background document with the module overview, marking and assessment criteria, pre-requisites and learning outcomes per training course.

Course objectives 

Successful participants will be able to evidence that they have the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes (KSAs) to provide expert radiation protection advice to employers, staff and members of the public.

Course content

The basis training module "Foundation of radiation protection consists of nine training courses.

2.1     Application of ionising radiation
2.2     Radiation protection
2.3     Radiation protection internal dosimetry
2.4     Protection against external exposure
2.5     Dose monitoring
2.6     Regulatory context
2.7     Natural sources of ionising radiation
2.8     Public and environmental radiation protection
2.9     Ethical considerations

Overview of the ENETRAP courses.