NORM Training


NORM Training with hands on experience with industry's most common NORM meters. You will get experience using the latest digital detectors, as well as more classic instruments you may already have. Feel free to bring your own detectors, we will show you how to use them as well during the class.

Cost: $350.00 - Lunch Included

Course Outline

  • Typical NORM & manmade radiation exposure
  • Origin of NORM
  • Where is NORM usually found in the oil and gas industry
  • Radiation units
  • Basic radiation concepts
  • Radiation types and characteristics
  • Identification of NORM hazards
  • Radiation protection techniques
    • Time, Distance and Shielding
    • Contamination control and worker PPE
    • Safe NORM work procedures
    • Signs
    • Practical plat turnaround procedures and practices
  • NORM equipment control and TDG requirements
  • NORM waste management
  • NORM sample collection and analysis
  • NORM instrumentation, detection and surveys
  • Hands on NORM meter exercises

  • Biological effects and occupational radiation exposure risks
To register please complete this form and email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or fax it to (780) 944-2558.

Course Cancellation Policy

  • ALARA Consultants Inc. reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a workshop if the minimum number of participants fail to register. In this event you will be refunded 100% of the registration fee
  • A cancellation fee of 50% of the course fee will be applied to participants who cancel their registration within fifteen (15) business days of the course date.
  • Participants who do not cancel their registration and no shows will be subject to 100% cancellation fee.
  • Substitutions will be accepted at any time.


Location 9528 - 27th ave Edmonton Alberta T6N 1B2