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2nd - 6th July 2018
Christ's College,
Cambridge, UK

29th Annual Radiological Protection Summer School

Benefit from practical sessions, unique networking experiences and 4 nights accommodation provided by Christ's College in Cambrige.

Protection of health, humans and the environment

Programme Highlights

Radiological protection regulation
  • The System of Radiological Protection
  • Radiological protection in the European Union
  • Regulating in the non-nuclear sector
  • Radiation protection in the nuclear fuel cycle
Environmental radioactivity
  • Issues for environmental regulation
  • Exploring environmental radioactivity
  • Optimisation in environmental situations
Operational health physics
  • Operational health physics at a pressurised water reactor
  • Radiological protection in the design of the European Pressurised Reactor
  • Radiation protection in the submarine environment

Takeaways from the Radiological Protection Summer School

Interactive Sessions
  • Risk Assessment: Discuss the requirements for the Radiological Protection Expert and the Radioactive Waste Advisor
  • Instrument Selection: Practical application of instrument selection. Select a monitoring problem and debate in groups on the best instrument to use
  • Emergency and Contingency Planning: In groups, consider the HP provisions required in emergency/contingency plans for a number of facilities
What Will You learn?

Walk away with an understanding of:

  • Updates about the Radiological Protection 
  • Expert and Radioactive Waste Advisor certifications
  • The System of Radiological Protection
  • Radiological protection in the EU
  • Practical measures for dealing with NORM and natural radiation

Who Will You Meet?

Representatives from:

  • Sellafield Limited
  • Magnox
  • EDF Energy
  • Scottish Environment Protection Agency
  • Areva RMC
  • RPA Assessing Body


Accommodation Provided!

Your course registration fee includes four nights’ accommodation provided by Christ’s College in Cambridge.


Christ's College,

St Andrew's Street,




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