XRF training

XRF training is available from Ashtead Technology.

XRF training


Ashtead Technology offer XRF health, safety & competency training, a course ideal for first time users or those in need of a refresher. 

With a focus on health & safety and competency, our short course will teach you the
theory behind X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) Analysis and explain how to use an XRF
Analyser in a safe and controlled manner.

Under the Ionising Radiation Regulations (IRR2017) it’s important that anyone who is
required to operate an XRF Analyser is shown how to use the instrument in the
correct manner and has a full understanding of the health and safety implications.

XRF training course overview

The course is split into three sections:

  1. Theory
    What is ionizing radiation?
    Shielding & units of measurement
    Dose quantities and legislation
    Effects of radiation exposure
    What is X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF)?
    What is an XRF analyser?
  2. Safety
    Control measures & safety monitoring
    Local Rules & Useful reference
  3. Practical demonstration
    Showing all you have learnt by demonstrating the safe use of
    equipment

Interested? Get in touch

To enquire about XRF analyser training, please call the team on +44 (0) 1462 679 020, email london@ashtead-technology.com or complete this form.

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