Safety, Health and Wellbeing

X-ray fluoroscopy safety course

Our role is to develop and assist in the implementation of the UWA safety, health and wellbeing programs in order to minimise the risk of injury, illness and property damage.

We provide consultancy and other services to promote best practice and legislative compliance in all University and related activities.

Further Information

Date

This course operates on an on-demand basis

Location

Hollywood Private Hospital Training Department

Contact

Radiation and Safety Officer
(+61) 0419 924 355.

This half-day course is intended for staff and students who are required to use fluoroscopic x-ray machines.

It will provide users with an awareness of the specific hazards associated with fluoroscopic x-ray machines within the University research environment. It is a requirement under the Radiation Safety Act 1975 that licensed users of fluoroscopic equipment have attended an appropriate safety course and that their supervised users are appropriately trained.

Scope

As a result of completing this training, participants should:

  • gain an understanding of the safe use of fluoroscopic x-ray machines
  • be able to identify and assess the risks associated with fluoroscopic x-ray machines
  • become aware of legislative requirements for their use
  • understand the process of reducing risks in the workplace
  • understand the process to reduce radiation doses to staff and subjects.
 

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