Module 10.3: Practical Factors
The required clothing will be identified on the
EO3 SELECT and WEAR
Don Protective Clothing and Dosimeter(s)
protective clothing and
dosimeter(s) as per RWP.
Once the radiological worker has obtained appropriate
(DOE RCS, Appendix 3C.)
items, he/she must properly don the protective clothing.
Workers should inspect protective clothing prior to use
for tears, holes, or split seams that would diminish
protection. Any defective items should be replaced with
intact protective clothing.
Suggest: Using facility-specific posted instructions,
the instructor should don the protective clothing. If
practical have students do the same.
Incorporate lessons learned and occurrences, if
applicable. (Demonstrate or discuss occurrences.)
EO4 ENTER a simulated
Enter Simulated Area and Demonstrate
area and PERFORM a
Contamination Control and ALARA Techniques
specified task/job using
contamination control and
Once the worker has donned protective clothing and
recorded the appropriate information on the RWP, he/she
should proceed directly to the work area. At a minimum,
the following contamination control and ALARA
techniques should be used.
Suggest: The instructor should demonstrate
entering, performing tasks, and exiting simulated
area using the techniques listed in the lesson plan.
This demonstration should cover sections E through
G of this lesson plan. After instructor has
completed demonstration, if practical, have student
do the same.
Incorporate lessons learned occurrences.
(Demonstrate or discuss occurrences.)
Take only the necessary tools and equipment into a
Radiological Buffer Area or a Contamination Area.
Read and comply with all posted instructions.
While in a radiological area, do not touch any
uncovered portions of the body.