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 XRD equipment in the laboratory

NSW

Bill Bartolo

02 9528 7676

National On-Site Training

IA5

Radiation safety for users of x-ray devices

QLD

Anthony Barber

07 3391 1718

Radsmart

IA5

Safe use of x-ray equipment in the laboratory environment

NSW

Gordon Mackenzie

02 9520 6340

R & X Nuclear Services

IA5

Industrial radiation safety course

NSW

Frank Galea

02 4632 7727

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 Industrial radiography safety course NSW Steve Biddle 02 4908 2535
Safe Radiation Pty Ltd IA6 Radiation safety in industrial radiography QLD Riaz Akber 0433 994 396
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 Managemetn Services IA8 Safe use of XRD equipment in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676
Radsmart IA8 Safe use of x-ray equipment in the laboratory environment NSW Gordon Mackenzie 02 9520 6340
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 Safe use of XRD equipment in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676

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 
R & X Nuclear Services IA10 Industrial radiation safety course NSW Frank Galea 02 4632 7727
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

IA 18 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) S18A Certification in ionising radiation safety within Australia and New Zealand SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018 kent@saradiation.com.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@atx.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
Olympus Australia Pty Ltd IA19 Field portable analytical radiation apparatus - radiation safety training course NSW Andrew Taylor 02 9577 9500
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
SA Radiation Pty Ltd IA19 Radiation safety handheld XRF devices SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018

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
RADSMART IA22 X-ray image intensifier course NSW Gordon Mackenzie 02 9520 6340
SA Radiation Pty Ltd IA22 Radiation safety - fluoroscopic x-ray units used for imaging NSW Kent Gregory 0410 388 018
The Canberra Hospital IA22 Radiation safety course for medical practitioners involved in fluoroscopy ACT Donald McLean 02 6174 5300
Westmead Hospital IA22 Fluoroscopy radiation safety training course NSW Lee Collins 02 9845 6533
02 9845 7858

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 (formerly Inderlec Australia Pty Ltd) IA27 & IA27S Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) radiation safety course and DEXA manufacturers training certificate   Geoff Gibson 1300 364 336
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

IA35 Use radiation apparatus containing radioactive substances for bore hole logging

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Groundsearch Australia Pty. Limited (course formerly provided by Radsmart)

IA35

Radiation safety in borehole logging operations NSW Guy Fiddes 02 4932 3582
SA Radiation Pty Ltd IA35 Radiation safety borehole logging SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018

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 in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676
Radsmart S5 Industrial radiation safety officer NSW Gordon Mackenzie 02 9520 6340
University of New England S5 Safe handling of radioactive isotopes NSW Jim McFarlane 02 6773 3201
Virtual Accident

S5

 

Unsealed sources - Ionising radiation (formerly Radiation and research)

Sealed sources - Ionising radiation

VIC

Michelle Wakelam

03 8555 2486

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 Industrial radiography safety course NSW Steve Biddle 02 4908 2535
SA Radiation Pty Ltd S6 Radiation safety industrial radiography SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018
Safe Radiation Pty Ltd S6 Radiation safety in industrial radiography QLD Riaz Akber 0433 994 396
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
Radsmart S7 Industrial radiation gauge safety NSW Gordon Mackenzie 02 9520 6340
SA Radiation Pty Ltd S7 Radiation safety for fixed gauges (sources and x-ray) NSW Gregory Kent 0410 388 018
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 in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676
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 New England S8 Safe handling of radioactive isotopes NSW Jim McFarlane 02 6773 3201
University of Sydney S8 Radiation safety for laboratory workers NSW Felix Werner 02 8627 5674
Virtual Accident

S8

Unsealed sources - Ionising radiation (formerly Radiation and research)

Sealed sources - Ionising radiation

VIC

Michelle Wakelam

03 8555 2486

Western Sydney Local Health District S8 I-125 seed handling for breast pathology NSW David Skerrett 02 9845 5555

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 in the laboratory NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676
 

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
R & X Nuclear Services S10 Industrial radiation safety course NSW Frank Galea 02 4632 7727
SA Radiation Pty Ltd S10 Radiation safety (fixed gauges) training course SA Ken Gregory 0410 388 018
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 Radiation safety for laboratory workers (unsealed sources) NSW Bill Bartolo 02 9528 7676
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 
University of New England S12 Safe handling of radioactive isotopes NSW Jim McFarlane 02 6773 3201

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

S19 Use radioactive substances in a portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyser

Course provider and licence code Licence code Course title State Contact name Contact number
Portable Analytical Solutions Pty Ltd S19 Portable and hand-held XRF radiation safety and operator training course NSW Paul Martin 02 4381 2844

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

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 Marshall Webster 0403 242458
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 Radiation safety portable moisture/density gauges SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018
SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)  S30  Portable gauging devices WA  Course coordinator  08 9475 0099 
University of New England S30 Safe use of nuclear type soil moisture and density gauges NSW Jim McFarlane 02 6773 3201

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 in borehole logging operations NSW Guy Fiddes 02 4932 3582
SA Radiation Pty Ltd S35 Radiation Safety Borehole Logging SA Kent Gregory 0410 388 018
SGS Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Radiation Safety Services)  S35  Borehole logging  WA  Course coordinator  08 9475 0099 

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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