X-ray Safety in the Workplace



X-ray Safety in the Workplace

The X-ray Safety in the Workplace course is an awareness-level course to help learners understand how X-ray technology is used in the manufacturing and food processing industries and how to increase safety around this equipment. It is an essential building block for anyone seeking to play a constructive role in making their workplace healthy and safe.

Goals and Objectives

By the end of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand how x-ray technology is used and regulated in the workplace
  • Understand the radiation protection principles and the concept of ALARA
  • Identify x-ray hazards in the workplace
  • Identify and apply x-ray safety control measures to ensure ALARA
  • Identify x-ray safety responsibilities within the company’s safety program
  • Understand your role in maintain and improving safety culture in your organization
  • Introduction to x-ray technology
  • X-ray health and safety
  • X-ray hazards
  • Safety control measures
  • X-ray safety program
  • Safety culture

This course is intended to reach a wide audience, including front-line employees, supervisors and managers in the manufacturing and food processing industries.


Register for online X-ray Safety in the Workplace eLearning training online through our Learning Centre. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and accessible from any computer, laptop, tablet with internet access.
Estimated Time to Complete: 2 hours.