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Continuous professional development in radiation protection | The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident: an update

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Faculty Club
Groot Begijnhof 14


Ionising radiation offers various applications in industry and in the medical sector. It is a challenge to sufficiently protect the workers, public and environment against possible detrimental effects of radiation.

This training session is part of a series of sessions organised in the framework of the continuous professional development in radiation protection. The aim is to discuss the most recent status of relevant subjects in radiation protection for professionals responsible for the supervision of exposed workers, public and environment.

This training session is eligible for 3 hours of continuous professional development in radiation protection for the prolongation of the certification of occupational doctors. A certificate of attendance will be provided.


All professionals who are directly involved in the control or supervision of radiation protection issues, such as:

  • Medical Doctors for medical supervision;
  • Experts in Health Physics.


The full programme can be downloaded here:

Programme_CPD Fukushima_20201023.pdf

Required Knowledge

Knowledge of the basic principles of ionising radiation is recommended, but not required.


 No preparation is required for this training course.


The registration fee is 175,45 EUR, VAT included (145,00 EUR + 21% VAT) and includes the course material and coffee break.

Cancellation with total refund is only possible until September 18, 2020.

Your registration is only final when you have made your payment by creditcard or bank transfer. When registering, the SCK CEN Academy will send you a separate e-mail with further instructions related to your payment. If you would need further assistance, please contact academy [at] sckcen [dot] be.

The invoice will be sent to your organisation after the training course. If you need an invoice before the start of the training session, please let us know and provide to us your invoice data.

Registration info

Please register yourself via the orange registration button above before September 18, 2020.
Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.

SCK•CEN reserves the right to cancel a training course or event (e.g. in case of low number of registrations) without reimbursement of already made travel and accommodation arrangements.


The training session takes place on October 23, 2020 from 14 h until 17 h in the Faculty Club (room Lemaire), Groot Begijnhof 14, 3000 Leuven. Room Lemaire is situated on the ground floor of the 'Infirmerie' building.

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Are you using a GPS? Use the following address: Tervuursevest 70, Leuven.

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