ERIC Number: ED192103
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Nuclear Technology Series. Course 21: Radioactive Materials Disposal and Management.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.
This technical specialty course is one of thirty-five courses designed for use by two-year postsecondary institutions in five nuclear technician curriculum areas: (1) radiation protection technician, (2) nuclear instrumentation and control technician, (3) nuclear materials processing technician, (4) nuclear quality-assurance/quality-control technician, and (5) nuclear reactor (plant) operator trainee. This course, Radioactive Materials Disposal and Management, contains seven modules: Radioactive Waste Disposal Procedures, Routine Sampling of Radioactive Waste, Radioactive Waste Disposal Regulations, Measurement of External Radioactive Contamination, Regulations for Transportation of Radioactive Materials, Packaging and Monitoring of Radioactive Materials, Packaging and Monitoring of Radioactive Materials for Shipment, and Leak Tests of Sealed Radioactive Sources. Each module follows a typical format including the following sections: introduction, module prerequisites, objectives, subject matter, exercises, materials, procedures, data tables, reference materials, and tests. (A master index and suggested program planning guides are also available--see CE 026 856 and CE 026 639-643.) (LRA)
Descriptors: Energy, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Nuclear Energy, Postsecondary Education, Quality Control, Technical Education, Technical Occupations, Waste Disposal
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 4800 Lakewood Dr., Suite 5, Waco, TX 76710 (Modules are available individually or by course; write for prices)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.