Radiation Safety

University of Toronto Protection Authoritrady (UTRPA) – RPS

Related areas:

laserLaser Safety



xray (2)Xray Safety



The complete text and requirements of the University of Toronto Radiation Protection Program are found in the U of T Radiation Policies and Procedures Manual, a copy of which is provided to each Radiation Permit Holder.

Included here are some of the major requirements and procedures which apply to the use of radioisotopes at the University

Forms and Procedures


The following courses are offered:

  • Radiation Safety Full
  • Radiation Safety – 1st Part   (online)
  • Radiation Safety – 2nd Part (Pre-requisite: Radiation Safety – 1st Part)
  • Radiation Safety – Project Students   (online)
  • Radiation Safety Refresher (pre-requisite: Radiation Safety Full or Radiation Safety – 2nd Part)   (online)
  • Introduction to Radiation Protection   (online)
  • Sealed Sources Safety   (online)
  • Sealed Sources Safety Refresher (Pre-requisite: Sealed Sources Safety)  (online)

For course details go here

For register:

  • If the course is online go to: www.portal.utoronto.ca, then to Community\Environmental Health and Safety and select the course. Be advised that courses completed before taking the pre-requisite course will not be considered valid.
  • If the course is not online  Click here to register

Radiation Protection Training Manual

EH&S Database Tutorials


Laboratory Decommissioning