Radiation Protection in Dental Radiography (Non-CBCT) & IR(ME)R17

Online via Microsoft Teams

Introduction to Radiation Protection in Dental Radiography (Non-CBCT) & IR(ME)R17

This course is appropriate for IR(ME)R duty holders, practitioners and operators.

Please Note:  Completion of this course is a prerequisite for attendance at IRS’s separate CBCT Level 1 Course.

 

Course Topics Include:

  • Nature of Ionising Radiation, Biological Effects and Dose Units
  • Risk from Ionising Radiation and Principles of Radiation Protection
  • Dental X-Ray Equipment and Patient Dose
  • The Ionising Radiations Regulations 2017 (IRR17)
  • The Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposures) Regulations 2017 (IR(ME)R17)
  • Dental Equipment QC

 

 

Please note, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this is an online course only at present. We hope to return to in-person courses at the IRS offices soon.

 

This course is charged at £206 (ex. VAT) per delegate.

For more information about IRS’s RPA services, please visit our Sector Services page or, to speak to one of our team, please contact us here.

 

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94 spaces available

The following topics are covered by our experienced Lecture team:

  • Nature of Ionising Radiation, Biological Effects and Dose Units
  • Risk from Ionising Radiation and Principles of Radiation Protection
  • Dental X-Ray Equipment and Patient Dose
  • The Ionising Radiations Regulations 2017 (IRR17)
  • The Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposures) Regulations 2017 (IR(ME)R17)
  • Dental Equipment QC

Programme

Day 1

09.00

Login

09.15

Welcome and Introduction

09.30

Nature of Ionising Radiation, Biological Effects and Dose Units

10.00

Risk from Ionising Radiation and Principles of Radiation Protection

10.30

Q&A session

10.45

Break

11.00

Dental X-ray Equipment and Patient Dose

11.30

The Ionising Radiations Regulations 2017 (IRR17)

12.15

Q&A session

12.30

Break

13.00

The Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposures) Regulations 2017 (IRMER17)

13.45

Dental Equipment QC

14.15

Q&A session

14.30

Multiple Choice Questions

15.00

Close