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||Multi-Agency Radiation Survey and Site Investigation Manual (MARSSIM) Webinar Course
This course, sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, familiarizes federal, state, local, and tribal government employees with the radiation survey and site investigation methods in the MARSSIM. MARSSIM provides detailed guidance for planning, implementing, and evaluating environmental and facility radiological surveys conducted to demonstrate compliance with a dose- or risk-based regulation. MARSSIM guidance focuses on the demonstration of compliance during the final status survey following scoping, characterization, and an
This training class will provide detailed information on using the MARSSIM guidance, delivered by three instructors with first-hand knowledge on implementing MARSSIM in realistic situations.
Upon registration for this course, you will be mailed:
MARSSIM Course Agenda
Radiation Basics Handout
Glossary of MARSSIM Terms, Acronyms, and Abbreviations
Frequently Asked Questions
The Cartoon Guide to Statistics
In order to keep pace with the instruction and fully participate in the exercises, you are encouraged to have a calculator available and familiarize yourself with the above material in advance of the class.
Course is free. Registration is limited to federal, state, tribal, and local government employees only. Attendees must attend all three days to receive credit.
- Cut-off date for registration: September 9, 2011
||September 20, 2011 at 8:00 AM
||September 22, 2011 at 5:00 PM
|This event will be held
|| Washington State University
2710 University Dr.
Richland, WA 92710
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|Location Contact Information:
||Lynn Albin, WA DOH
|Hotel name and address:
||Please see information below.
Participants are responsible for making their own hotel arrangements. Provided below are a number of local options to choose from:
Courtyard by Marriott Richland Columbia Point
480 Columbia Point Dr., Richland, WA 99352, 509-942-9400
Hampton Inn Richland/Tri-Cities
486 Bradley Blvd., Richland, WA 99352, 509-943-4400
Some additional choices:
The first 3 are in town, the last one is about 8 miles from the WSU campus.
- Clarion Hotel (aka M Hotel), 509-946-4121 (closest to WSU campus)
- Red Lion, 509-946-7611
- Shilo Inn, 509-946-4661
- Holiday Inn Express, 509-737-8000 (near Columbia Center Mall, furthest from WSU campus ~8 miles)