Last Updated: 13th December 2019

Radiation Protection Supervisors course covering X-Ray and Radionuclide

This one day course is aimed at newly appointed radiation protection supervisors (RPSs) involved with diagnostic x-ray equipment or those who work with Radioactive Materials (radionuclides) and have RPS duties and would be a worthwhile refresher for existing RPSs.

This course will have joint sessions covering:

  • radiation and its effects
  • IRR17
  • personal monitoring
  • legislation
  • interactive sessions

The group will then be split into:

  • Those wishing to undertake X-Ray sessions covering:¬†Hazards of Diagnostic Radiology, Equipment Handover, Risk Assessments, Radiation Incidents
  • Those wishing to undertake Radionuclide sessions covering: Arsac Guidance, Hazards of Radionuclides, Environmental Permitting, Storage, Use, Accumulation and disposal, Transport

The course fees are £155.00 (plus VAT for non-NHS organisations) which includes welcome coffee and pastries, morning and afternoon refreshments, lunch, comprehensive course notes and a certificate of attendance including CPD hours will be issued.

Who are we?
RRPPS is one of the largest and most experienced radiation protection services in the UK, providing employers and their managers with the advice and support required to enable compliance with good practice and legislative obligations. RRPPS is part of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

If you would like to book a place on this course, complete the registration form and email to

If you have any queries please email or telephone 0121 371 7000