Module 10.1: Practical Factors
Prior knowledge of radiological conditions can
reduce the potential for personnel radiation dose.
Using proper radiological techniques and
information provided by Radiological Control
personnel will help ensure a safe working
environment for all employees.
II. MODULE OUTLINE
Suggested activities for
conducting this practical
This module allows each student to practice
exercise are cited in the
identifying requirements for entering, working in,
body of the lesson plan.
and exiting a simulated Radiological Buffer Area
The suggestions may be
and Radiation Area using ALARA techniques. The
used as is or altered to fit the
instructor should correct errors or answer student
need of the facility.
EO1 Identify and
Review an Appropriate Radiological Work
COMPLY with RWP
requirements. (DOE RCS,
Each worker must review an RWP to identify the
specific requirements and special instructions for
Suggest: Using a facility-specific RWP and, if
applicable, a survey map, conduct a pre-job brief.
Have students review the RWP and survey map and
answer questions regarding each.
Suggest: Conduct small group activity where one
group can give the brief to the rest of the class or
provide a questionnaire and have groups complete.
Incorporate lessons learned occurrences, if
applicable. (Demonstrate or discuss occurrence.)