Skip to main content

Developed and maintained by the NFCC

Control measure

Cordon controls: Radioactive materials

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Recognise the involvement of radioactive materials and implement appropriate cordons

Understand:

  • Initial assessment of contaminated areas to identify appropriate hazard zones
  • Procedures to manage, monitor and maintain personnel and public safety

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Recognise the involvement of radioactive materials and implement appropriate cordons

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Establish safe control and effective management of resources and the public
  • Implement cordons appropriate to the potential source of radiation
  • Apply monitoring and decontamination procedures

Refer to – Cordon controls – operations training specification