Training

CEDO Exam Preparation Course

The CEDO exam preparation course with instruction by David Paynter, prepares students for the Certified Exposure Device Operator (CEDO) exam that is administered by Natural Resources Canada.  The course will consist of live training that is either in-person or virtual.  Please see below to confirm the format for the upcoming session.

Course Date: Date to be announced.
Location/Format: Virtual, live instruction
Cost: Group Training – $350 or One-on-One Training – $1,200

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CEDO Refresher Course

This one-day CEDO refresher course with instruction by David Paynter, is intended for exposure device operators looking to refresh their knowledge and meet their requirements for continuing education. 

Course Date: Monday, January 10, 2022
Location/Format: Virtual, live instruction
Cost: $300 (discounted to $150 for the initial year)

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Industrial Radiography RSO Course

The RSO course with instruction by David Paynter, 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, online registration and an instructor biography can be found at the link below.

Course Date: October 18-21, 2021
Location: Virtual, live instruction
Cost: $2,875

 
 

Industrial Radiography RSO Refresher Training

This one-day, online radiation safety officer (RSO) refresher training with instruction by David Paynter, is designed for RSOs working in gamma industrial radiography who are looking to refresh their skills and knowledge. Stay up to date on recent changes to CNSC regulations, expectations, and what to expect from the CNSC in the next few years. Participants will receive a certificate of completion which can be used to satisfy RSO refresher training requirements. Course outline, instructor biography and online registration can be found at the link below.

Course Date: Monday, November 15, 2021
Location: Virtual, live instruction
Cost: $495

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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

Course Date: Date to be announced once COVID restrictions are lifted.
Location: To be announced
Cost:
$1,700

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

Course Date: Date to be announced once COVID restrictions are lifted.
Location:
To be announced
Cost:
$4,258

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.

Burlington, Ontario
Course Date: Date to be announced once COVID restrictions are lifted.
Location & Registration Form: To be announced

Edmonton, Alberta
Course Date: Date to be announced once COVID restrictions are lifted.
Location: 8108 McIntyre Road NW