Select Page



An integral part of the Namibian Uranium Institute’s activities is teaching in order to improve knowledge, safety and the implementation of best practices in the field of occupational health, environmental management and radiation safety. As part of its stewardship mission, the Namibian Uranium Institute has developed partnerships with various service providers to develop standards, guidelines and training courses to cater for the needs of the uranium industry. The Namibian Uranium Institute is officially registered with the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare as an Approved Inspection Authority with competencies in the fields of health, environment and radiation safety and security in terms of the Regulations made under Schedule 1(2) of the Labour Act, 2007 (Act 11 of 2007). The following courses were presented during 2021:


2x Radiation Safety Officer Part 1
Radiation Safety Officer Part 2                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Spirometry Full Course
Spirometry Refresher Course                                                                                                                                                                                                          Audiometrician Full Course                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2x  Audiometrician Refresher Course

Radiation Safety for Managers Course
Introduction to Radiation Safety for Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material

W503: Noise – Measurement and it’s Effects

Eleven students were given bursaries to study for a Post-Graduate Diploma in Nuclear Science and Technology at the Department of Natural and Applied Sciences, Faculty of Health and Applied Science, Namibian University of Science and Technology (NUST). The director of the Namibian Uranium Institute serves as the Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the Namibian Institute of Mining and Technology and as a member of the Namibian Geoscience Council.
Click on respective button to download Training info booklet or Training registration form:

For our most recent trainings for 2021, please click on the NUA events button in the left corner of your screen.