Who should complete this course?


flag redContact the Radiation Safety Program at (205) 934-2487 before registering for this training course. There is an additional required paperwork.

The goal of this course is to prepare prospective Licensees and Alternates to assume responsibility and oversight of a UAB Radiation Materials License. This training course does have a re-requisite. You must either complete either the Radiation Safety Initial Training Sessions (RS102).

This course is blended. It has two parts:

  • Part One: Online Module and Assessment
  • Part Two: Onsite Interview with Radiation Safety Program and Licensee/Alternate
A copy of the completed training certificate must be maintained in the laboratory files and presented to the proper authorities upon request.

Go to the Campus Learning System to complete this training course.
To access transcripts, log into Learning Locker.

Course Objectives:

After this course, the participant should be able to:

  1. Apply for, obtain, and maintain a UAB Radioactive Materials License
  2. Recognize and fulfill your responsibilities as a Licensee or Alternate
  3. Train your Alternate if one is named.
  4. Train your staff to follow the guidelines outlined in the License and by the Radiation Safety Program

Below you will find reference material and job aids to assist you in working with radioisotopes. After completing the course, feel free to return here and print any of the material you find useful.