§ 835.901 General employees.
§ 835.902 Radiological workers.
Radiological worker training programs and retraining shall
be established and conducted at intervals not to exceed 2 years
to familiarize the worker with the fundamentals of radiation
protection and the ALARA process. Training shall include both
classroom and applied training. Training shall either precede
assignment as a radiological worker or be concurrent with assignment
as a radiological worker if the worker is accompanied by and
under the direct supervision of a trained radiological worker.
Radiological worker training not specific to a given site or
facility may be waived provided that: This training has been
received at another DOE site or facility within the past 2 years;
there is provision of proof-of-training in the form of a certification
document containing the individual's name, date of training,
and specific topics covered; and an appropriate official has
certified the training of the individual. The knowledge of radiation
safety possessed by radiological workers shall be verified by
examination prior to an unsupervised assignment. The training
shall include procedures specific to an individual's job assignment.
The level of training is to be commensurate with each worker's
§ 835.903 Radiological control technicians.