Given various radiological concepts, the participant will be able to define the fundamentals of radiation,
radioactive material, and radioactive contamination in accordance with the approved lesson materials.
The participant will be able to select the correct response from a group of responses to verify his/her
Identify the three basic particles of an atom.
Define radioactive material, radioactivity, radioactive half-life, and radioactive contamination.
Define ionization and ionizing radiation.
Distinguish between ionizing radiation and non-ionizing radiation.
Identify the four basic types of ionizing radiation and the following for each type:
a. Physical characteristics
d. Biological hazard(s)
e. Sources at the site
EO7 Identify the units used to measure radiation.
EO8 Convert rem to millirem and millirem to rem.
Instructional Aids :
Activities (as applicable)
Self-check quizzes (as applicable)