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Control measure

Substance identification: Radioactive materials

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Gather information and recognise symbols, labels and other marking to identify radioactive materials

Understand:

  • Classification and labelling of radioactive materials
  • Signage identifying the presence of radioactive materials

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Gather information and recognise symbols, labels and other marking to identify radioactive materials

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Use signs, labels and markings to identify the presence of radioactive materials
  • Identify and interpret radioactive material incident information and where appropriate use detection equipment
  • Use specialist advice to identify radioactive materials information

Refer to – Substance identification – Hazardous materials training specification