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29 June - 3 July 2020
Christ's College,
Cambridge, UK

5 days of interactive training on the essential aspects of radiological protection.

Benefit from technical presentations, practical sessions, CPD points and unmissable networking experiences

The course is suitable for both newcomers to the industry and established professionals. Your course registration fee includes all meals and four nights' accommodation at Christ's College in Cambridge


The event sold out earlier this year - don't miss your chance to join us in 2020!

2019 programme included

Radiological protection regulation
  • The System of Radiological Protection
  • Radiological protection in UK and Europe
  • Regulating in the non-nuclear sector
  • Radiation protection in the nuclear fuel cycle
Environmental radioactivity
  • Issues for environmental regulation
  • Exploring environmental radioactivity
  • Optimisation in environmental situations
Operational health physics
  • Operational health physics at a pressurised water reactor
  • Radiological protection in the design of the European Pressurised Reactor
  • Radiation protection in the submarine environment
Networking Opportunities

Relax and build connections with your industry peers

  • Gala Dinner
  • Punting on the River
  • Walking Tour of Cambridge
Networking options >>
CPD Accreditation

The Radiological Protection Summer School programme is approved for CPD accreditation and is recognised as meeting CPD requirements by all relevant associations. Delegates will receive a certification of attendance on completion of the course.

Practical Workshops

Workshop: Hazard Identification in Radiological Risk Assessment

Identify accidents of safety significance which could occur in different situations and how to prevent these. 

Takeaways from the Radiological Protection Summer School

Interactive Sessions
  • Risk Assessment: Discuss the requirements for the Radiological Protection Expert and the Radioactive Waste Advisor
  • Instrument Selection: Practical application of instrument selection. Select a monitoring problem and debate in groups on the best instrument to use
  • Emergency and Contingency Planning: In groups, consider the HP provisions required in emergency/contingency plans for a number of facilities
What Will You learn?

Walk away with an understanding of:

  • Updates about the Radiological Protection 
  • Expert and Radioactive Waste Advisor certifications
  • The System of Radiological Protection
  • Radiological protection in the EU
  • Practical measures for dealing with NORM and natural radiation

Who Will You Meet?

Representatives from:

  • Sellafield Limited
  • EDF Energy
  • ICRP
  • Environment Agency
  • Radiochemistry Society
  • Oxford Brookes University
  • Royal Navy


We are always keen to hear from experienced professionals who may wish to contribute to one of our seminars or training course programmes. Our course are thoroughly researched over a period of months, ensuring that all topics are comprehensive, up-to-date and cover those issues that matter most to the marketplace.

To learn more about the benefits of speaking, or how to become more involved, please contact Ela Banerjee on:

T: +44 (20) 337 73269


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