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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0916

Title: Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of health physicists, occupational safety and health specialists, and public health officials, to monitor and control radiation exposure and implement preventive measures in health care, work, and natural environments. Includes instruction in radiation physics, environmental radioactivity, radiological instrumentation, electronics of radiation detection equipment, radioactive waste management and control, safety and handling procedures, decontamination procedures, radioactivity testing and analysis, and communications skills.

Action: No Substantive Changes

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51.0916 Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician. No substantive changes 51.0916 Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician.
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