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RPT-280 Radioactive Shipping, Packaging & Transporting

This course is designed to enable workers to meet the training requirements of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) as specified by 49 CFR 172 Subpart H, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) as specified by 10 CFR 71.5, and the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

A prerequisite for this course is RPT-270, Introduction to Nuclear Engineering Technology and Radiation Health Physics. This course focuses on the specific regulations that need to be followed when shipping, packaging, and transporting radioactive materials.

Advisory: It is strongly recommended that you do not take any of the Nuclear Engineering Technology and Radiation Protection area of study courses unless your math skills, up to and including derivatives and integrals, are current. Students are responsible for making sure that they have the necessary knowledge.

Study Methods:

Online Courses (RPT-280 -OL):
Sep 2019

Semester Hours: 3