(for ionizing radiation applications and nuclear energy)

Course Outline and Content:

The course is aimed to provide advanced knowledge of fundamental radiation protection principles applied to planned, emergency and existing exposure situations. The content will offer the theoretical and practical understanding of the European and international radiation protection legal framework, the regulatory control concepts to achieve an appropriate standard of radiological protection.

The programme is addressed to:

Radiation Protection Experts or Officers, Medical Physics Experts, Nuclear specialists, Specialists from other disciplines demanded in the nuclear workforce and to those who are interested in continuous professional development in order to cover present needs in different sectors of nuclear energy and ionizing radiation applications.

The course is structured as follows:

Unit 1 – Principles of radiation protection (1 ECTS)

Unit 2 – International Framework. Regulatory Control (1 ECTS)

Detailed Learning Outcomes are reported at this link

Requested Background:

The learner is assumed to have basic knowledge of Physics, Engineering (EQF Level 6).


Mrs. Gabriela Rosca-Fartat

Mr. Gabriel Stanescu, PhD

“Horia Hulubei” National Institute for Physics and Nuclear Engineering (IFIN – HH)
Nuclear Training Centre
30 Reactorului, RO-077125, Bucharest-Magurele, Romania

Method of Delivery:

Asynchronous e-learning. Links to the course material will be provided at a later stage.

Final Examination: multiple-choice test

Date of availability of the course material: 15 September 2018