Courses

Industrial Radiography RSO Course

The Industrial Radiography RSO Course now offered at IR is for everyone who is, or would like to become, a radiation safety officer (RSO) for industrial radiography licenses issued by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC).  Participants will receive in-depth and comprehensive instruction on the practical and technical elements required to run an effective radiation protection program.  Course curriculum, registration form and an instructor biography can be found at this page.

Edmonton, Alberta
Course Date: April 27 – 30, 2020 – POSTPONED (new date TBD)
Location: 8108 McIntyre Road NW
Registration Form: Industrial Radiography RSO Course Registration Form – Edmonton 2020-04

Burlington, Ontario
Course Date: To be announced
Location & Registration Form: To be announced

Digital Radiography Training for NDT

The Digital Radiography Training for NDT course offered at IR provides specialized training designed to specifically meet the needs of industrial radiographers. Facilitated by Carestream, and with equipment that is used for actual evaluation, this course is designed to guide with transition from film to digital radiography. Students gain knowledge and come away with the understanding on how to evaluate, qualify, and implement digital technologies into production environments. Course curriculum, registration form, and an instructor biography can be found at this page.

Edmonton, Alberta
Course Date: April 20 – 24, 2020 – POSTPONED (new date TBD)
Location: 8108 McIntyre Road NW
Registration Form: Digital Radiography Training for NDT – Registration Form – Edmonton 2020-04

Burlington, Ontario
Course Date: To be announced
Location & Registration Form: To be announced

Inspection and Maintenance

Facilitated by QSA Global, a worldwide authority on working with x-ray, gamma radiation sources and NDT products, this seminar covers design, approvals, QA requirements, daily inspections, formal inspections and maintenance of isotope radiography systems. You will be trained to maintain and inspect gamma ray projectors and accessories that are essential per 10 CFR 34 and 10 CFR 71 QA requirements.  Hours: 16

Burlington, Ontario
Course Date: January 20 & 21, 2020
Registration Form:  Coming soon

Edmonton, Alberta
Course Date: May 25 & 26, 2020
Registration Form: QSA Inspection & Maintenance Course Registration Form – Edmonton 2020-052

Source Retrieval Course

Also facilitated by QSA Global, whose educational staff are top-line professionals with extensive experience in the NDT field, you will be trained to conduct or supervise the safe recovery of isotope radiography sources involved in accident or malfunction situations. The course covers cause and prevention, planning and assessment, exposure determination, shielding and operational guidelines. This includes a half day lab session and a session for reporting and root cause determination.  Hours: 24

Burlington, Ontario
Course Date: January 22-24, 2020
Registration Form:  Coming soon

Edmonton, Alberta
Course Date: May 27 – 29, 2020
Registration Form: QSA Source Retrieval Course Registration Form – Edmonton 2020-052

XRF Analyzer Operator Course

The XRF Analyzer Operator Course will prepare you for the application and certification exam with Natural Resources Canada, for Level 1 or Level 2.  It will include both classroom and hands-on activities with the operation of a XRF Alloy Analyzer.  This course is hosted by IR Supplies and Services with instruction from SciAps.  Lunch will be provided.

Course Date: To be announced
Registration Form: Coming soon

Laser Safety Officer Course

The Laser Safety Officer course will provide an effective reinforcement of the duties and necessary knowledge of the Laser Safety Officer and discusses regulatory obligations including updated ANSI Standard for Z136.1 Safe Use of Lasers (2014) and the fundamentals of a solid laser program. The class discussions and exercises will supplement the training material. Each attendee will receive a certificate of completion, and course notes.  Hours: 16

Next Course:  To be announced
Registration Form:  Coming soon

 

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