Training Schedule


Monday September 18th through Friday September 22nd, 2023

This comprehensive five-day course provides students with a balance of technical and theoretical information along with practical applications of radiation safety. Fundamental concepts are presented in a logical progression, providing a sound basis for understanding the day-to-day requirements of the Radiation Safety Officer. This training includes DOT requirements for transportation of radioactive material and satisfies the requirements of Subpart H. A DOT exam is included. At the conclusion of the course, a Course Completion Certificate is provided to document the successful completion of the course modules.  There are no pre-requisites or prior experience necessary to enroll in this course. References from past students are available upon request.

Continuing education credits have been approved by the American Academy of Health Physics (32 Continuing Education Credits) and the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (40 hours of Category A Continuing Education Credits) for this five-day RSO course.

Course fee includes all materials, daily continental breakfast and snack breaks, and a catered lunch.

RSO Course Outline

  • Math and Physics Review
  • Radiation and Radioactivity
  • Biological Effects
  • Radiological Hazards
  • Detection and Measurement
  • Operational Program
  • Regulatory Agencies
  • DOT Regulations

To Register for this course please email: [email protected] or call RSCS at 800-525-8339 to fill out a registration form.

The Early Bird discount fee for this course is : $1,695.00. After the Early Bird discount, one month prior to the course, the full amount of the course will be $1,795.00.

*Update 08/25/23 Due to increased demand, we have moved the class to the Ashworth by the Sea, in Hampton Beach, NH. This has increased the number of available seats by 14 or more (normally 16 seats). The fee for this course is $1,695.00. Feel free to enroll or contact us up to one week (Monday, 11-September-2023) before the course.



Wednesday December 6th through Friday December 8th, 2023

This course covers respiratory protection programs along with the regulations and standards that apply to the proper use of respiratory protection equipment. Topics covered include an overview of the history of use of respiratory protection devices, the various types of respiratory protection equipment along with the modes of operation, the role NRC, OSHA, NFPA, and NIOSH play in managing a respiratory protection program, the Reg Guide 8.15 and the principle of TEDE ALARA and how to apply it to real life scenarios, RG 8.25 air sampling guidance and requirements for qualitative and quantitative respirator fit testing, recommendations for dealing with IDLH and O2 deficient environments, and the application of regulations and fundamental concepts in developing operational procedures for a respiratory protection program.

The fee for this course is : $995.00.

 To register please email: [email protected] or call RSCS at 800-525-8339 to fill out a registration form.

If you have any questions about the course please reach out to Ellen Anderson: [email protected]