Medicine - Radiation Safety

University College Dublin


Course Name Medicine - Radiation Safety
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X659
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

Professional Certificate Radiation Safety PT (X659)
Duration 4 Months
Attend Part Time
Deadline Closed

Applications should be submitted via the online application portal at

Applicants should also submit a Diagnostic Imaging Reference Form 2017, and e-mail the completed form to
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Duration 4 Months Part-Time online.

The course will be divided into 10 sections, all of which will be delivered via online learning methods.
Course Fee ProfCert Radiation Safety (X659) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 1000
nonEU fee per year - € 2480

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry requirements comprise an undergraduate degree in a related field, however those with sufficient work experience will be considered for the course.

The entry requirements for the course are as follows:

One or more of the following must app...

Comment Who should apply?
Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

This course will attract participants from a variety of backgrounds and training. Radiation safety officers are employed in the medical, biomedical and industrial sectors and professional training is required by law. At present, UCD is the only institution to offer this training online in Ireland.
Course Content

Expand+ProfCert Radiation Safety
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 10)

Course Features
Covers contemporary radiation safety issues for industry, medical and biomedical applications.

Introduces radiation workers to the principles of the physics o...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Radiation Safety RDGY40900
Number of Credits 10
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