Radiological Training for Tritium Facilities
The following checklist should be used to ensure all training materials are available. The Program
Management Guide, Instructor's Guide, Student's Guide, and Lessons Learned section are provided in Word
2000 format. The Overhead Transparencies are provided in Power Point 2000 for windows format.
Program Management Guide
The following checklist should be used before training is provided to ensure that equipment is available and
ANSI N-13.12, Surface and Volume Radioactivity Standards for Clearance, HPS Standards Committee,
Ebey (Undated), Peter S., LA-UR-01-1825, Conversion of Tritium Gas into Tritiated Water (HTO): A
Review with Recommendations for Use in the WETF SAR, Los Alamos National Laboratory.
Lorenzen (1994), W.A., Ring J.P., The Management and Operation of a Large Scale Decay-In-Storage
Program, paper presented at 27th Mid-Year Topical Meeting of the Health Physics Society, February 12-16,
Albany, NY, (1994).
NCRP Report No. 62, Tritium in the Environment, National Council on Radiation Protection and
Measurements, Washington, D.C. (1979).
Richardson (2001), R. B., Hong, A., Dose to Lung from Inhaled Tritiated Particles, Health Physics Journal,
Stevens (1994), L., and Phillips, M., Health Physics Lessons Learned from the DOE Moratorium on Mixed
Waste, 27th Mid-Year Topical Meeting of the Health Physics Society, February 12-16, Albany, NY (1994).
U.S. Department of Energy, Health Physics Manual of Good Practices for Tritium Facilities, MLM-3719,
Washington, D.C. (1991).
U.S. Department of Energy, DOE Handbook - Primer on Tritium Safe Handling Practices, DOE-HDBK-
1079-94, Washington, D.C. (1994).
U.S. Department of Energy, Guide for Evaluation of Nuclear Facility Training Programs, DOE-STD-1070-
94, Washington, D.C. (1994).
U.S. Department of Energy, Guide to Good Practices for Training and Qualification of Instructors, DOE-
HDBK-1001-96, Washington, D.C. (1996).
U.S. Department of Energy, 10 CFR Part 835, Occupational Radiation Protection, Washington, D.C. (1998).
U.S. Department of Energy, Radiological Control, DOE-DTD-1098-99, Washington, D.C. (1999).