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Radon Measurement Proficiency Course and Certification Exams

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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 measuring radon gas. This course will prepare you to sit for national (NRPP, NRSB) or state radon measurement certification programs.
Start Time: Monday, April 24, 2017 8:00 AM
End Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 5:00 PM
Location: Former Agricultural Museum Of New Jersey
Address: 103 College Farm Road
Campus: George H. Cook
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Contact Name: Pamela Springard-Mayer
Contact Email: pspring@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7463
Additional Information:

In this 2-day radon measurement training class, you will learn:

  • About selection, placement, set up/operation of radon 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

Topics covered in the Radon Measurement Proficiency Course include:

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

We administer both National Radon Measurement Certification Exams as well as NJ State Radon Measurement Exams. If you are interested in taking an exam, you may do so at the conclusion of the course.

Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public