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This refresher course is a one-day course designed to help employers with industrial or medical X-Ray equipment across Canada to continue satisfying their regulatory obligations.

The regulators, both federal and provincial, expect that a qualified person will be designated as an X-Ray Safety Officer by the employer. The best way to maintain such qualifications is to continue updating existing knowledge. We recommend that a refresher course be taken every 3 years to keep up-to-date with all changes and requirements.

This course is geared towards active X-Ray Safety Officers who already hold a professional XSO Certificate and wish to update their knowledge of X-Ray safety and regulatory standards applicable to their workplace.

Online: The sessions held online are designed to recreate the in-class experience as much as possible. The course is delivered live through an online meeting platform, led by our experienced instructors. Participants are encouraged to ask questions and instructors are available to offer assistance. Breaks are offered throughout the day, including one hour for lunch. Please note that the timing of the course is set for the time-zone of the course location. For example, if the course location is specified as Toronto, the course will begin at 9:00 am Eastern time and the lunch break will be around noon Eastern time. All course materials will be provided electronically and certificates will be emailed to participants within a week after the end of the course.

Classroom: The course is delivered in face-to-face format in our training facility at the National Education Office in Toronto by our skilled team of teachers are experienced educators.

Subjects Covered

  • Reinforce knowledge of X-ray safety fundamentals
  • Review radiation detection, instrumentation and dosimetry best practices
  • Update your awareness of key federal, provincial and territorial regulations on x-ray safety
  • Learn from your fellow XSOs through networking and structured group exercises

Upon course completion and successful passing of the exam a Certificate will be issued. Please keep it for your records to present to the regulator at the time of workplace inspection.

Course Location

Toronto: National Education Center Location 100 Sheppard Ave E, Suite 760 Toronto, ON M2N 6N5

Accommodation Hotel Novotel Toronto North York is pleased to offer a $15 discount off the daily rate for our course participants. The hotel is located at 3 Park Home Ave, North York, ON M2N 6L3.  It is  only a short 15-minute walk away from our office where Toronto courses are held.  Please call  (416) 733-29292 or go online to book your room. Please note, proof of your registration will be required upon hotel check-in.

 
XSOR not for you?

If you find that XSOR 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: thargreaves@radiationsafety.ca

 

Contact us at 1 (800) 263 5803 or (416) 650 9090 to check availability for this course.

 

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
Toronto May 13, 2019$655.00 (CAD)*  Expired
Toronto March 9, 2020$655.00 (CAD)*  Expired
Toronto December 7, 2020 *Online*$655.00 (CAD)*  
Toronto March 8, 2021 *Online*$655.00 (CAD)*  
Toronto Dec 6, 2021 *Online*$655.00 (CAD)*  

* price before applicable taxes


  • Toronto December 7, 2020 *Online*
    December 7, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Toronto March 8, 2021 *Online*
    March 8, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Toronto Dec 6, 2021 *Online*
    December 6, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm