The University of Victoria’s Radioisotope Safety Program works to ensure the safe and knowledgeable handling of radiation hazards in teaching and research environments.
Who can use radiation?
Users must be a valid permit holder or authorized personnel listed on a Radioisotope Permit.
Faculty members must apply for a Radioisotope Permit prior to purchasing, using, or storing radioactive materials. Please contact the Radiation Safety Officer.
Radiation Safety Training
The following individuals must attend the Radiation Safety Training Course:
- Any individual working with radioisotopes
- Radioisotope Permit Holders
The following individuals should attend the Radiation Safety Training Course:
- Students or staff working in the lab but not using radioisotopes
Register for Radiation Safety Training
For more information, please contact Catherine Franz at firstname.lastname@example.org or