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Radon Measurement Proficiency Course

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Synopsis: From radon science basics to certification test preparation, our Radon Measurement Proficiency course is your best introduction to the why, how and when of radon measurement.
Start Time: Monday, January 14, 2013 8:30 AM
End Time: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 5:00 PM
Location: New Brunswick Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site:
Contact Name: Pamela Mayer
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (732) 932-9271 ext. 626
Additional Information:

In this 2-day class, you will learn:

  • About selection, placement, set up/operation of measurement devices
  • How to calculate radon levels and conduct quality assurance tests to ensure accurate results
  • How to make mitigation referrals for your customers if radon exceeds dangerous levels

In addition, you will leave with a fundamental understanding radon science, including:

  • Radioactive decay
  • Types of radiation
  • Health risks
  • How radon enters and moves through buildings
  • Measurement devices

Most importantly, this course will prepare you to sit for national (NEHA, NRSB) or state radon measurement certification programs.

Target Audience: General Public