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Technical Radiation Protection Professional

For those individuals who implement radiation protection measures and work in practical roles within the radiation protection industry. Technical Radiation Protection Professionals routinely apply established techniques and procedures to the solution of practical problems.

 Those professionals who hold the title TechRadP will be able to demonstrate:

  • Attainment of NVQ Level 3 in an appropriate radiation protection discipline, or equivalent radiation protection knowledge
  • Application of radiation protection knowledge and understanding to deliver specific services and/or address well defined problems
  • Responsibility for technical tasks or supervision of others
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to professional values and continuous professional development

 Successful applicants are entitled to use the Post Nominals TechRadP.

You must demonstrate that you meet the Criteria for TechRadP

AApplication of general and specialist knowledge
A1 Understand and apply appropriate radiation protection, scientific, and technical principles and to meet local arrangements
A2 Review and select appropriate equipment, techniques & procedures for tasks
BAnalysis and solution of radiation protection challenges
B1 Use knowledge to address well defined radiation protection problems
B2 Identify and report practical issues
B3 Interpret and evaluate radiation protection data
CPersonal Responsibility
C1 Work effectively with minimal supervision whilst recognising your own limits
C2 Take responsibility for quality of own work and contribute to service improvement
C3 Adhere/work to safe working practices
C4 Observe and promote organisational safety culture
DInterpersonal Skills
D1 Communicate effectively with colleagues and where appropriate, service users
D2 Employ a range of communication skills (written/verbal)
D3 Effectively coach individuals on radiological protection standards
EProfessional Practice
E1 Comply with all relevant Codes of Conduct
E2 Participate in an appropriate scheme for continuous professional development