Radiation Safety Training for Uranium Use Online

2 hours
Course Cost: 
Course mode: 
Self-paced online

Intended audience

This course is required for University personnel who use uranium compounds.


This course teaches radiological fundamentals, regulations and oversight, biological effects of radiation, and the safe use of uranium compounds at the University of Washington, specifically performing contamination surveys, and ordering and disposing of uranium compounds.

Regulations and resources

WAC 246-222-030

Radiation Safety Manual

Radiation Use Authorization

Accommodations and language services

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations to individuals who need them.

  • To request a disability accommodation, please contact the UW Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (V), 206-543-6452(TTY), or email at dso@uw.edu.
  • To request safety training in a language other than English, please contact EH&S training at ehstrain@uw.edu and notify your supervisor. EH&S will work with you and your supervisor to arrange for interpretation or translation services.

For other accommodation requests, please contact EH&S Training at ehstrain@uw.edu


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201