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X-Ray Diffraction

All employees and researchers planning to work with x-ray diffraction machines must attend an orientation session with one of the Health Physicists in the EH&S Office. This work-specific course is part of the certification process to become an authorized x-ray user at the Institute.

Topics include:

  • Regulatory requirements
  • Radiation protection program and policies at the Institute
  • Safe x-ray use procedures
  • Radiation survey Instruments

Attendees will receive a copy of the X-Ray Safety Manual.

Visit our Training Calendar Tab for course dates and time.

To enroll in this course:

  1. Log onto access.caltech.
  2. Under SELF SERVICE, click the MyLearn link.
  3. Click the Instructor-Led icon.
  4. Under Enrollment Name, click on the desired date and class hyperlink.
  5. Click on the Enroll button at top right of pop-up screen.