2nd to 6th December 2019
W201: Basic Principles of Occupational Hygiene
The 5-Day Training Course will cover the following:
1. How to identify potential Health Hazards and their sources in the workplace.
2. Practical understanding of Occupational Hygiene and the role of Occupational Hygiene members of staff.
3. Understanding the basics of Exposure Assessment, Measurement Processses and Exposure Control Methods.
4. How to manage and advise on Workplace Health Issues and manage Occupational Hygiene programmes.
21st to 25th October 2019
Radiation Safety Officer’s Course – Part II
This 5-day course is the second part of our Radiation Safety Officer training program. The course addresses gamma, radon and dust monitoring, urine bioassaying, and introduces exposure dose calculations, while also providing an introduction to a number of contemporary measuring instruments.
27th to 29th September 2019
Audiometrician Full course
This comprehensive three-day Audiometrician certficate course seeks to address particular needs in the industry, related to hearing health, mainly focusing on occupational health care providers and flight medical testing.
27th September 2019
Radiation Safety for Sealed Radioactive Sources
The course starts with an introduction to radiation safety, radioactive sealed sources, exposure to radiation and exposure doses. It then covers the main legal and regulatory requirements of relevance when using and transporting sealed radioactive sources. The course concludes with an introduction to the main emergency measures of relevance for sealed radioactive sources.
16th to 21st September 2019
Radiation Safety Officer’s course part 1
This 6-day course is the first part of our Radiation Safety Officer Training and equivalent to the Radiation Technician Course (Assistant RSO). The full course comprises of three parts and, upon completion, enables the participant to pursue a career in Radiation Safety. Candidates need to have completed Grade 12 with the Subjects Mathematics and Physical Science.
31st July 2019
The Isaac Newton Forum and the Swakopmund Scientific Society cordially invite you to the following presentation:
From Biotic Weirdness to the Modern World: Namibia 545 Million Years ago
Presenter: Prof. Patricia Vickers-Rich
28th June 2019
Radiation Safety when Transporting Radioactive Materials
A good understanding of radiation safety and potential exposures are of crucial importance when transporting radioactive sources. This tailor-made one-day workshop provides course attendees with an overview of the most pertinent aspects of radiation safety when transporting radioactive materials.
26th June 2019
Introduction to Radiation and Uranium for members of the public
Radiation safety is an issue that many residents of the Erongo Region are concerned about. This workshop has been re-designed to be tailor-made for members of the public, who wish to learn more about up-to-date and quality assured radiation information.
17th June to 21st June 2019
W201: Basis Principles of Occupational Hygiene
All Occupational Hygiene personnel and all persons involved in the Health, Safety and/or Environmental Management of a company, as well as any interested parties are invited to attend.
6th April 2019
Audiometrcian Refresher Course
This 1 day Audiometrician Refresher Course is for successful students who have completed a comprehensive Audiometrician course. The course will be accredited by the HPCNA for CPD points. Candidates will receive a certificate.
3rd April – 5th April 2019 / 7th April 2019
Spirometry Full / Refresher course
We would like to invite you to a Spirometry full course (3 days) or Spirometry refresher course (1 day), presented by Mignon van der Westhuizen at the Namibian Uranium Institute Training center in Swakopmund. The course is designed for health care professionals, conducting spirometric testing in the occupational, primary healthcare or any other setting. The course is appropriate for those with no experience in spirometry, as well as for experienced spirometry operators. It complies with the ATS/ERS Standards and SANS 451 and will be accredited by the HPCSA for CPD points.
8th to 13th April 2019
Radiation Safety Officer’s course part 1
This 6 day course is the first part of our Radiation Safety Officer Training and equivalent to the Radiation Technician course (Assistant RSO). The full course comprises of three parts and, upon completion, enables the participant to pursue a career in Radiation Safety.
13th March 2019
Critical Metals: From REE to Lithium and Cobalt – the last 8 years
You are invited to a presentation of the Isaac Newton Forum of the Namibian Uranium Institute on the evening of Wednesday, 13th March 2019.
22nd February 2019
Radiation Safety for Managers Workshop
A good understanding of radiation safety and potential exposure to radiation is essential for all managers working in the uranium exploration and mining industry. Therefore you are kindly invited to attend a workshop on Radiation Safety for Managers presented by VO Consulting, hosted at the Namibia Uranium Institute.
18th August 2018
Abridged First Aid Workshop
The Namibian Uranium Institute in conjuction with Mr Willem van Rooyen and Mr Jan Oliver (Paramedic and First Aid Instructors) hosted a free of charge Abridged First Aid Workshop for caregivers of children.