Baltimore-Washington Chapter of the Health Physics Society, Inc.
PO Box 4211, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Specialists in Radiation Safety  •  Chartered 18 November 1958
 
 

2018 BWCHPS Certification Review Course 

The 2018 version of the BWCHPS Certification Review Course will begin on February 13, 2018 at a location to be determined.  We are targeting a location in Washington DC which is convenient to Metro.  The agenda is shown below.  The construct of the course is to focus on Part 1 for the first 7 weeks and Part 2 for the final seven weeks, with the middle two weeks containing bridge topics.  The costs are designed to allow individuals to sign up for individual topics (useful for continuing education) or to take the course in its entirety.  My contact information is listed below.  Please let me know soon if you are interested in this course.

Where: TBD

When: 5:45 to 8:15 PM

Cost: $40 per session or $500 for entire course

Contact: John Crapo at jlc_2013@icloud.com or 202-391-2410


DATE BASIC CONCEPTS
2/13/2018Radiological Fundamentals I - Radioactive Atoms - Nature and Behavior
2/20/2018Radiological Fundamentals II - Radiation Interactions with Matter/Quantities and Units in Radiation Protection
  

CORE HEALTH PHYSICS TOPICS
2/27/2018Radiation Biology/Radiation Risk
3/06/2018Measurement & Instrumentation/Counting Statistics
3/13/2018External Radiation Dosimetry
3/20/2018Internal Radiation Dosimetry
3/27/2018Radiation Exposure Limits and Control
  

RADIATION PROTECTION PRACTICES
4/3/2018Monitoring & Interpretation/Operational HP
4/10/2018Transportation and Waste Management
  

SPECIALTY PRACTICE AREAS
4/17/2018Medical & University Health Physics
4/24/2018Fuel Cycle Health Physics
5/1/2018Environmental Health Physics
5/8/2018Nuclear Emergencies
5/15/2018Reactor Health Physics
5/22/2018Accelerator Health Physics
5/29/2018Non-Ionizing Radiaiton
  
7/16/2018EXAM DAY


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