Safety in today's healthcare, energy, manufacturing, defense and pharmaceutical research fields depends on qualified experts to perform technical duties in areas using radioisotopes. These experts play a vital role in the health, safety and well-being of the public, their patients, co-workers, and the environment. If you have a strong interest in science, thrive on precision, are attentive to details, have the ability to follow exact instructions and are comfortable working with technology and people, becoming a radiation safety technician is an ideal way to maximize your talents. In the Radiation Safety Technician program, instructors who know and understand the health physics field train students on the latest technology. The Radiation Safety Technician program prides itself on its close working relationship with industry representatives. These partnerships allow the college the opportunity to foresee upcoming changes in the workplace and prepare you for those changes.
Shared programs give students access to career majors that might not otherwise be available at their local college. Where these career fields are in high demand, two or more colleges may agree to share program components at the individual colleges. Because the colleges are collaborating, students may need to attend certain classes at another college to fulfill the program requirements. For more information please contact one of the colleges listed.