Radiation user licence - list of current radiation safety courses and course providers

Click on the relevant licence type link below to find a list of current course providers and radiation safety courses available for that licence type. Applicants who need specific advice on radiation safety courses for the purposes of gaining a radiation licence should contact the Hazardous Materials, Chemicals and Radiation Section of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) on (02) 9995 5959 or 131 555.

IA5 Use radiation apparatus for analytical purposes

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)

IA5

Industrial radiation safety officer course

NSW

Course coordinator

02 9717 9434

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)

IA5

Safe use of industrial radiation gauges

NSW

Course coordinator

02 9717 9434

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)

IA5

Safe use of x-ray devices

NSW

Course coordinator

02 9717 9434

Bartolo Safety Management Services

IA5

Safe use of x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory (formerly Safe use of XRD equipment in the laboratory)

NSW

Bill Bartolo

02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au       

National On-Site Training

IA5

Radiation safety for users of x-ray devices

QLD

Anthony Barber

07 3391 1718

RXNS Pty Ltd

IA5

Industrial radiation safety course

NSW

Frank Galea

02 4632 7727 rxn@bigpond.com

SA Radiation Pty Ltd IA5 Enclosed XRF & XRD analysers and handheld XRF analysers SA Kent Gregory

0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au

SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)

IA5

X-ray analysis (use and service – restricted)

WA

Course coordinator

08 9475 0099

SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)

IA5

X-ray analysis – diamond sorting equipment (use and restricted service)

WA

Course coordinator

08 9475 0099

SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Australian Radiation Services)

IA5

X-ray analysis equipment – operation of XRD/XRF units

VIC

Darren Billingsley

03 9574 3361

Virtual Accident Pty Ltd

IA5

X-rays for licence conditions IA5/IA8 (formerly titled Ionising radiation research (IA5 and IA8))

VIC

Michelle Wakelam

03 8555 2486

IA6 Use radiation apparatus for industrial radiography

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Advanced Technology Testing and Research (ATTAR) IA6 Radiation safety, industrial –NDT sector gamma & x-ray – national module EA612 (same as TAFE) VIC Paul Grosser 03 9574 6144
Bureau Veritas AIRS Pty Ltd (formerly known as CCI Pope and prior to CCI Pope, CW Pope) IA6 Radiation safety for industrial radiographers (formerly Industrial radiography safety course) NSW Jillian Disint

Jill.disint@au.bureauveritas.com

Safe Radiation Pty Ltd IA6 Radiation safety industrial radiography QLD Riaz Ahmad Akber

0433 994 396

safe@saferadiation.com

SA Radiation Pty Ltd IA6 Radiation safety industrial radiography SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018
SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)  IA6 Industrial radiography  WA  Course coordinator  08 9475 0099

IA8 Use radiation apparatus for scientific or research purposes

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) IA8 Industrial radiation safety officer course NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) IA8 Safe use of x-ray devices NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) IA8 Safe use of industrial radiation gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Bartolo Safety Management Services IA8 Safe use of x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory (formerly Safe use of XRD equipment in the laboratory) NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Royal North Shore Hospital IA8 Radiation protection course in fluoroscopy for medical specialists NSW Stame George 02 9926 7771
Virtual Accident Pty Ltd IA8 X-rays for licence conditions IA5/IA8 (formerly Ionising radiation research (IA5 and IA8)) VIC Michelle Wakelam 03 8555 2486

IA9 Use radiation apparatus for educational purposes

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Bartolo Safety Management Services IA9 The safe use of x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory (formerly Safe use of XRD equipment in the laboratory) NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

IA10 Use radiation apparatus for installing and/or servicing radiation apparatus

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) IA10 Safe use of fixed radiation gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Australian Radiation Services Pty Ltd)  IA10  General radiation awareness and cabinet x-ray  VIC  Darren Billingsley 03 9574 3361 
RXNS Pty Ltd  IA10 Industrial radiation safety course NSW Frank Galea

02 4632 7727

rxn@bigpond.com

RadTest Australia (formerly provided by Radsmart) IA10 Radiation safety in the installation and servicing of x-ray equipment Vic Emily Cracknell 03 9718 1110
Scott Automation and Robotics IA10 Radiation safety and cabinet x-ray machines Vic Robert Arnold Lewis 03 9335 4344

IA14R Use radiation apparatus for diagnostic radiography (restricted)

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health IA14R The NSW limited licence radiography course NSW Tony Smith 02 4055 1900

IA16 Use computed tomography for the purpose of nuclear medicine technology

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
University of Newcastle IA16 Bachelor of medical radiation science NSW Associate Professor Helen Warren-Forward 02 4921 7142

IA16D Use computed tomography for diagnostic and nuclear medicine technology

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Charles Sturt University IA16D Bachelor of medical radiation science (nuclear medicine) - Note: 4 year degree that includes 3 week clinical training period in diagnostic CT imaging NSW Patricia Logan 02 6933 2000
02 6338 6677
Rural Alliance in Nuclear Medicine Scintigraphy (RAINS) IA16D Diagnostic CT for the nuclear medicine technologist NSW Geoff Currie

02 6933 2822

Victorian Society of Nuclear Medicine Technologists IA16D Diagnostic CT in molecular imaging program NSW Russell Booth 03 9416 3833

ctadmin@vsnmt.com.au

IA18 Use radiation apparatus while undertaking the duties of a Radiation safety officer

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Radiation Protection Accreditation Board (ARPAB) IA18 Certification in ionising radiation safety within Australia and New Zealand SA Kent Gregory

0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services IA18 The safe use of x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory  NSW  Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

IA19 Use portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF) radiation apparatus for analysis

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
AXT Pty Ltd
IA19  X-ray radiation safety training and hand-held x-ray user training  NSW  Ross Appleby  9450 1359
service@axt.com.au 
Bartolo Safety Management Services IA19 Safe use of portable X-ray equipment for scientific and analytical purposes NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Olympus Australia Pty Ltd IA19 Field portable analytical radiation apparatus - radiation safety NSW Andrew Taylor

02 9577 9500

andrew.taylor@olympus.com.au

Portable Analytical Solutions Pty Ltd IA19 Portable and hand-held XRF radiation safety and operator training course NSW Paul Martin 02 4381 2844
Portable XRF Service Pty Ltd IA19 Radiation theory and training in the use of portable XRFs WA Christabel Brand 08 9321 2830
RADSMART IA19 Radiation safety with portable x-ray tube XRF devices NSW Gordon Mackenzie

02 9520 6340

info@radsmart.com.au

SA Radiation Pty Ltd IA19 Enclosed XRF & XRD analysers and handheld XRF analysers (formerly Radiation safety handheld XRF devices) SA Kent Gregory

0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au

IA20 Use radiation apparatus for general dental radiography

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Integrated Care Management Training Pty Ltd IA20 Certificate IV dental assistants/nurses (HTL43012) NSW General enquiries 1300 306 595

IA22 Use radiation apparatus for medical fluoroscopy (specialist other than radiologists)

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Hunter New England Area Health Service IA22 Fluoroscopy radiation safety training course NSW Nick Hille

02 4921 3419

Nick.Hille@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

RADSMART IA22 Radiation safety for use of medical fluoroscopy equipment (formerly X-ray image intensifier course) NSW Gordon Mackenzie

02 9520 6340

info@radsmart.com.au

SA Radiation Pty Ltd IA22 Radiation safety - fluoroscopic x-ray units used for imaging NSW Kent Gregory 0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au 
The Canberra Hospital IA22 Radiation safety course for medical practitioners involved in fluoroscopy ACT Donald McLean 02 6174 5300
Western Sydney Local Health District (Westmead Hospital) IA22 Fluoroscopy radiation safety training course NSW David Skerrett

02 8890 5555

david.skerrett@health.nsw.gov.au

IA24 Use cone beam computed tomography for dental radiography – Dentists/Dental hygienists/Dental therapists/Dental assistants/nurses

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
OMR Partners Pty Ltd IA24 Cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) course WA Bernard Koong 08 6382 3888

IA27 Use radiation apparatus for dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) (Tier 1) / IA27S Use radiation apparatus for dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) (Tier 2)

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian and New Zealand Bone Mineral Society IA27 & IA27S Densitometry training course technologists syllabus: Clinical densitometry course NSW Yvone Johnson 02 9256 5405
Hologic (Australia) Pty Ltd IA27 & IA27S Hologic radiation awareness for dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) operation NSW Mike Turner 02 9888 8000
Inmed Healthcare Pty Ltd (formerly Inderlec Australia Pty Ltd) IA27 & IA27S Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) radiation safety course and DEXA manufacturers training certificate NSW Jeffrey Gibson

1300 364 336

sales@inmed.com.au

International Society of Clinical Densitometry IA27 & IA27S

Bone densitometry course and certification examination: Clinical track

Bone densitometry course and certification examination : Technologists track

  Susan Baldwin

0422 287 550

susaniscd@gmail.com

Medical and Scientific Services Pty Ltd IA27 & IA27S Radiation protection for operators of bone densitometry units WA Jonathon Thwaites 08 9384 6098
0419 924 355

S5 Use radioactive substances for analytical purposes

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S5 Radiation safety for laboratory workers NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S5 Safe use of nuclear type soil moisture and density gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Bartolo Safety Management Services S5 The safe use of unsealed sources for laboratory purposes NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S5 The safe use of sealed sources for laboratory purposes NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S5 The safe use of sealed and unsealed sources in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S5 The safe use of sealed, unsealed sources and x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

RXNS Pty Ltd S5 Industrial radiation safety course NSW Frank Galea

02 4632 7727

rxn@bigpond.com

Virtual Accident

S5

 

Unsealed sources - Ionising radiation (formerly Radiation and research)

Sealed sources - Ionising radiation

VIC

Michelle Wakelam

03 8555 2486

michelle@virtuala.com.au

S6 Use radioactive substances for industrial radiography

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Advanced Technology Testing and Research (ATTAR) S6 Radiation safety, industrial –NDT sector gamma & x-ray (national module EA612 (same as TAFE) VIC Paul Grosser 03 9574 6144
Bureau Veritas AIRS Pty Ltd (formerly known as CCI Pope and prior to CCI Pope, CW Pope) S6 Radiation safety for industrial radiographers (formerly Industrial radiography safety course) NSW Jillian Disint

Jill.disint@au.bureauveritas.com

SA Radiation Pty Ltd S6 Radiation safety industrial radiography SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au
Safe Radiation Pty Ltd S6 Radiation safety industrial radiography QLD Riaz Ahmad  Akber

07 3800 9196

safe@saferadiation.com

SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)  S6  Industrial radiography  WA Course coordinator  08 9475 0099 

S7 Use radioactive substances for industrial gauging

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S7 Safe use of industrial radiation gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S7 Industrial radiation safety officer course NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
RXNS Pty Ltd S7 Industrial radiation safety course NSW Frank Galea

02 4632 7727

rxn@bigpond.com

SA Radiation Pty Ltd S7 Radiation safety for fixed gauges (sources and x-ray) NSW Gregory Kent 0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au 
SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)  S7  Static gauges  WA Course coordinator  08 9475 0099 

S8 Use radioactive substances for scientific or research purposes

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S8 Radiation safety for laboratory workers NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S8 Safe use of nuclear type soil moisture and density gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Bartolo Safety Management Services S8 The safe use of unsealed sources for laboratory purposes NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S8 The safe use of sealed sources for laboratory purposes NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S8 The safe use of sealed and unsealed sources in the laboratory  NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S8 The safe use of sealed, unsealed sources and x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory  NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

National On Site Training S8 Radiation safety for laboratory workers QLD Anthony Barber 07 3391 1718
SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Australian Radiation Services Pty Ltd)  S8  Radiation safety course on handling unsealed radioactive material   VIC 

Darren Billingsley

 
03 9574 3361 
University of Sydney S8 Radiation safety for laboratory workers NSW Felix Werner

02 8627 5674

felix.werner@sydney.edu.au

Virtual Accident

S8

Unsealed sources - Ionising radiation (formerly Radiation and research)

Sealed sources - Ionising radiation

VIC

Michelle Wakelam

03 8555 2486

michelle@virtuala.com.au

Western Sydney Local Health District (Westmead Hospital) S8 I-125 seed handling for breast pathology NSW David Skerrett

02 9845 5555

david.skerrett@health.nsw.gov.au

S9 Use radioactive substances for educational purposes 

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Bartolo Safety Management Services S9 The safe use of unsealed sources for laboratory purposes NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S9 The safe use of sealed sources in the laboratory  NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S9 The safe use of sealed and unsealed sources in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S9 The safe use of sealed, unsealed sources and x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

 

S10 Use radioactive substances for installing &/or servicing of devices containing a radioactive substance

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S10 Safe use of industrial radiation gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S10 Safe use of nuclear type soil moisture and density gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
RXNS Pty Ltd S10 Industrial radiation safety course NSW Frank Galea

02 4632 7727

rxn@bigpond.com

SA Radiation Pty Ltd S10 Radiation safety (fixed gauges) training course SA Ken Gregory 0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au 
SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Australian Radiation Services Pty Ltd)  S10  General radiation awareness and radiation devices   VIC 

Darren Billingsley

 

03 9574 3361

 

S12 Use radioactive substances for quality assurance purposes

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S12 Radiation safety for laboratory workers NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Bartolo Safety Management Services S12 The safe use of unsealed sources for laboratory purposes (formerly Radiation safety for laboratory workers (unsealed sources)) NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S12 The safe use of sealed and unsealed sources in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services S12 The safe use of sealed, unsealed sources and x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au 

National On Site Training S12 Radiation safety for laboratory workers QLD Anthony Barber 07 3391 1718
SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Australian Radiation Services Pty Ltd)  S12  General radiation awareness and radiation devices  VIC  Darren Billingsley  03 9574 3361 

S18A Use radioactive substances while undertaking duties of a Radiation safety officer (unrestricted)

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Radiation Protection Accreditation Board (ARPAB) S18A Certification in ionising radiation safety within Australia and New Zealand SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au

S23S Use radioactive for veterinary therapy nuclear medicine procedures (Veterinary nurses handling I-131 waste)

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
The University of Sydney S23S Radiation safety awareness on the use of I-131 in veterinary therapy NSW Felix Werner

02 8627 5674

felix.werner@sydney.edu.au

S30 Use radioactive substances for moisture/density determination

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S30 Safe use of nuclear type soil moisture and density gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Coffey Geosciences Pty Ltd/Coffey International S30 Radiation safety for nuclear soil/moisture density gauges NSW Scott Picton

02 4016 2300

scott.picton@coffey.com

RadSafety Solutions S30 Radiation safety in the use of portable moisture density gauge NSW Linda McCarthy 0409 848 535
RadTest Australia S30 Safe use of density/moisture and density gauges containing radioactive sources Vic Emily Cracknell 03 9718 1110
SA Radiation Pty Ltd S30 Portable moisture/density gauges radiation safety training course (formerly Radiation safety portable moisture/density gauges) SA Kent Gregory

0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au

SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)  S30  Portable gauging devices WA  Course coordinator  08 9475 0099 

S35 Use radioactive substances for borehole logging

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S35 Safe use of nuclear type soil moisture and density gauges NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
Groundsearch Australia Pty Limited (course previously provided by Radsmart) S35 Radiation safety for borehole logging operators NSW John Lea

02 4932 3582

john.lea@groundsearch.com.au

SA Radiation Pty Ltd S35 Borehole logging (sources) radiation safety training (formerly Radiation safety borehole logging) SA Kent Gregory

0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.au

SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)  S35  Borehole logging  WA  Course coordinator  08 9475 0099 

S36 Use radioactive substances for radiopharmacy

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Bartolo Safety Management Services S36 The safe use of unsealed sources for laboratory purposes NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services  S36 The safe use of sealed and unsealed sources in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Bartolo Safety Management Services  S36 The safe use of sealed, unsealed sources and x-ray analysis equipment in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

Bartolo-safety@hotkey.net.au

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (SLHD) S36 Radiation safety for radiation chemists (sealed and unsealed sources) NSW Alice Caldwell

02 9515 6023

Alice.Caldwell@health.nsw.gov.au

S41 Use radioactive substances for in-vitro medical diagnosis

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) S41 Radiation safety for laboratory workers NSW Course coordinator 02 9717 9434
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