Radiological Training for Tritium Facilities
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY - COURSE PLAN
Core Course Material
Upon completion of this training the student will have a basic understanding of the
characteristics of tritium and understand the precautions and safeguards needed for
working in a tritium facility as outlined in the course objectives.
Individuals who have assigned duties in Tritium Facilities.
This course illustrates and reinforces the skills and knowledge needed to provide
personnel with an understanding of the characteristics of tritium and the precautions
needed for working with or around it in a DOE facility. This course is designed to be
consistent with Article 663 of the DOE RSC for individuals who have assigned duties
in a tritium facility.
Training which is considered commensurate with site-specific hazards. Radiological
Worker II or the equivalent is recommended prior to receiving or concurrently with
this tritium facilities safety training. Some of the basic concepts contained in
Radiological Worker II are used extensively throughout this training.
2 - 4 hours (depending on site-specific information)