RPS Training Courses 2020

COVID19 : Tired of looking at a screen? Our hotel RPS courses are back!

Feedback from a very successful meeting on July 29/30 ..
“Great course and hotel, especially in relation to managing COVID risk.”
“COVID restrictions well managed without affecting our stay.”
“Good course, clean and safe facilities.”

Legal Requirement for RPS Training

Radiation employers have a duty to provide appropriate training for all employees working with ionising radiation under the Ionising Radiations Regulations 2017.

Reg 18 requires employers to appoint one or more RadiationProtection Supervisors (RPSs) to supervise the work according to the Local Rules. The purpose of the training is to ensure the RPS is made properly aware of the specific radiation hazard, has a good appreciation of the relative exposure risk, understands the relevant legislative controls, and is familiar with the basic principles of radiation protection in the workplace.

For guidance on the role of the RPS and training requirements please refer to
HSE Information Sheet Number 6 (Radiation Protection Supervisors)

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RPS Courses

Radman Associates host a range of two-day residential and one-day on-site RPS courses. Our RPA tutors explain the role of the RPS, including all required duties, the current legislation, and how to prepare for HSE compliance inspections.

We aim to provide a practical understanding of radiation protection principles without labouring the physics of the subject.  Throughout the course attention is paid to the cornerstone of occupational radiation safety practice, namely that all exposures should be reduced to levels which are ‘as low as reasonably practicable’.

Training courses include.

  • PowerPoint presentations
  • Syndicate studies
  • Monitoring demonstrations
  • Focussed discussion

Course delegates receive..

  • Detailed course notes
  • A copy of the IRR17 regulations and ACOP

Bespoke RPS courses are also available upon request
– call us to discuss your requirements.

How to book

COVID-19

We’re again now taking bookings and have made some small logistical modifications to how we run our RPS courses.  Should you require a copy of our COVID risk assessment before attending the hotel we should be pleased to supply this on request.

To book one-day site courses or to discuss your training needs email Admin or call 01625 576000

Our residential 2-day courses are available to book online – simply select the course from the list below for quick and easy registration.

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Need help?

For general enquiries or to speak with our courses administrator  email admin@radman.co.uk or call 01625 576000.

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