*Please note: online CANVAS catalog available April 15th, 2020; online courses will be no longer be available on Moodle.  Practical sessions will be available once regular campus activities resume. Please visit covid19.ubc.ca for the latest updates on Coronavirus and UBC’s response.

Radiation Safety Course

The Radioisotope Safety Course has 2 components:The Radiation Safety Course is now offered on-line.

  • An on-line HSE Moodle course (7 modules)
  • A lab practical & final exam

You may complete the on-line portion at anytime through the link below. You must complete the lab practical and the on-line exam (100% pass mark) to obtain your certification.

How to enroll


Online HSE Moodle Course Material


  1. Go to the HSE Moodle Online Course system.  You will need to log-on with your Campus Wide Login (CWL) to access.
  2. Search for the “Radiation Safety” course.
  3. Register for the course.

Lab Practical and Final Exam


The next available lab practical sessions and exams are below:

Date Time Location To Register
TBA Contact Cherie Michels: cherie.michels@ubc.ca

Course Details

Course Facilitator:
Cherie Michels
Is there a practical session? Yes
Is there an exam? Yes
Course must be retaken in 60 months? Yes
Cost to non-UBC participants?