These training modules are intended for individuals who require basic awareness and safety information regarding radiation hazards in their workplace, but who do not work directly with significant amounts of radioactive material.

Radiation Awareness Training

This course is intended for personnel who work around, but do not work directly with, research (non-clinical) radioactive materials or x-ray machines.  It is available for self-assignment online in the Medical Center Learning Exchange or University's Oracle Learning.

Radiation Awareness Training for Clinical Pathology 

This course is intended only for Clinical Pathology staff. It is available for self-assignment online in the Medical Center Learning Exchange

This training is NOT intended for individuals who will work directly with significant amounts of radioactive material or operate devices that produce ionizing radiation (such as x-ray machines or accelerators).  Those radiation workers should refer to the complete list of radiation safety training topics available on the Radiation Safety Training page.

If you have questions about radiation safety training, please send a message to radsafety@vumc.org.