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Category A credit*

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists
*CAMRT Credits are recognized by the ARRT, The ASRT, and all Provincial Associations under the CAMRT umbrella.

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Our two-day Radiation Safety Officer Refresher (RSO-2) training is designed for RSO-1 graduates to reinforce and revive the information learned in the RSO-1 course. If it has been a while since you took your last RSO course, you owe it to your fellow employees to benefit from this highly acclaimed refresher program.


Watch this 1-minute video on our upcoming Radiation Safety Officer Refresher Course in Vancouver – October 18-19, 2018

How You Learn

You learn in a friendly classroom setting over a period of two days. Each day has several learning sessions with our our knowledgeable Education Team. Appropriate refreshment breaks are included. Your learning is enhanced by lively discussions and activities.

You will receive a binder containing the course presentation slides.

Subjects Covered

  • Overview of Radiation and radioactivity
  • Radiation quantities and units
  • Workplace radiation safety program: organization and administration
  • Employee training
  • Licensing of nuclear substances and radiation devices
  • Nuclear gauges and their applications
  • Operating procedures
  • Emergency management
  • Workplace inspections and audits
  • Transport of radioactive materials
  • Key sections of Regulations under the Nuclear Safety and Control Act
  • Discussion workshop: Evaluating a Radiation Protection Program

Course Location

Toronto: National Education Center Location 165 Avenue Road, Suite 300, ON M5R 3S4

Accommodation The Eaton Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard Street W, is pleased to offer a group rate to our course participants. Once your course registration has been confirmed a link to the Eaton Chelsea will be sent to you. Please note, proof of your registration will be required upon hotel check-in.

The hotel is located 2 km from the Institute and a daily complimentary shuttle service will be provided to and from the hotel, departing at 8:30am and returning by 5:00pm.


Saskatoon: National Laboratories Location

Innovation Place Research Park, 102 – 110 Research Drive, SK S7N 3R3

Accommodation For recommended hotels please contact Jolene Miner (306) 975 0566 ext 221


Vancouver: Sutton Place Hotel 845 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 2K

Accommodation For recommended hotels please contact Maria Cost (416) 650 9090 ext. 21

RSO-2 not for you?

If you find that RSO-2 course is not what you need, please take a moment to look at other radiation safety courses we offer.

Contact Information

Tara Hargreaves
Staff Scientist and Manager of Training
Tel: (416) 650 9090 ext. 23 | Fax (416) 650 9920 | Email:


Cancellations | The following administrative fees will apply to course registration refunds:

  • 20% of course fee if cancelled 14 days prior to the scheduled date
  • 50% of course fee if cancelled less than 14 days prior to the scheduled date
  • No refunds will be issued if cancelled on the day of the course


Details Price Qty
Saskatoon Sep. 11-12, 2018$895.00 (CAD)  Expired
Vancouver Oct. 18-19, 2018$895.00 (CAD)  Sold Out
Toronto Nov. 6-7, 2018$895.00 (CAD)  Sold Out
Toronto April 9 – 10, 2019$985.00 (CAD)*  Expired
Saskatoon September 17 – 18, 2019$985.00 (CAD)*  
Toronto, November 5 – 6, 2019$985.00 (CAD)*  
Calgary June 17-18, 2019$985.00 (CAD)*  Expired

* price before applicable taxes

  • Saskatoon September 17 – 18, 2019
    September 17, 2019 - September 18, 2019
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Toronto, November 5 – 6, 2019
    November 5, 2019 - November 6, 2019
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm