XRF & LIBS Radiation Safety Training

Handheld XRF & LIBS Safety Training

Obtain the confidence needed to safely operate your Niton handheld XRF or LIBS analyzer. Thermo Fisher Scientific is deeply committed to ensuring operational safety and user training. We provide free online training courses to Niton customers and encourage users to obtain as much instruction as possible. Training graduates can even print a certificate of completion to certify their course competency. Browse our list of available courses below, or visit our online training center to learn more.

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Course Objective: This introductory course will provide users with the necessary information to safely operate the Niton Apollo handheld LIBS analyzer. Course content includes laser hazards, safe use principles, battery and argon cartridge safety.

Related Products: Niton Apollo Handheld LIBS Analyzer

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Course Objective: This introductory course provides users with the necessary information to safely operate Niton handheld XRF analyzers containing x-ray tubes. Users will learn basic principles of radiation, dose and dosimetry, hazards and relative risk, how to minimize radiation exposure, and safe use principles.

Related Products: Niton XL5, Niton XL3t, Niton XL2, Niton DXL, Niton FXL, Niton XLt

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Course Objective: This introductory course provides users with the necessary information to safely operate Niton handheld XRF analyzers containing sealed radioactive sources. Users will learn basic principles of radiation, dose and dosimetry, hazards and relative risk, how to minimize radiation exposure, and safe use principles.

Related Products: Niton XL, Niton XLp, Niton Xli, Niton XL3p

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Course Objective: This course details the U.S. regulations and requirements for devices containing radioactive sealed sources. Users will understand how to identify analyzers containing radioactive material, how to read safety information, awareness of license/ regulatory requirements and restrictions, and usage requirements in states and jurisdictions.

Related Products: Niton XL, Niton XLp, Niton Xli, Niton XL3p

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Course Objective: This course details the U.S. regulations and requirements for transporting devices containing radioactive sealed sources. Users will understand how to identify analyzers containing radioactive material, become familiar with transportation regulations, learn how to properly pack, ship and transport analyzers, identify security risks, and learn when to spot a hazardous material transportation incident.

Related Products: Niton XL, Niton XLp, Niton Xli, Niton XL3p

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Course Objective: This course details the regulations and requirements for transporting devices containing lithium-ion batteries. Users will learn about the governing authorities, how to package Li-ion batteries for ground/ air transportation, important label documentation, and when to spot a hazardous material transportation incident.

Related Products: Niton XL5, Niton XL3t, Niton XL3p, Niton XL2, Niton DXL, Niton FXL, Niton XLt, Niton XL, Niton XLp, Niton Xli

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