ENETRAP Basis module 1: Basics 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 "Basics of radiation protection consists of five training courses.

1.1     Radioactivity and Nuclear Physics
1.2     Interaction of radiations with matter
1.3     Dosimetry: quantities and units
1.4     Biological effects of radiations
1.5     Physical principles of detection

Overview of the ENETRAP courses.