ISOTOPIC Training Course (NDA and In-Situ)

ISOTOPIC Gamma Spectroscopy Waste Assay Measurement Training
This course follows an agenda which integrates lecture and student exercises. Topics include:

  • Basic Physics refresher for Gamma Ray Spectroscopy
  • Presentation of efficiency modeling concepts   
  • Coverage of typical hardware setup and software control
  • Introduction to the use of software utilities for library, calibration, analysis parameter and modeling setup.
  • Understanding the Supervisor and Operator interfaces in Isotopic   
  • Simple overview of analysis review
This course combines the theory of gamma spectroscopy measurements with the direct utilization of the ISOTOPIC software application for performing analysis using different modeling methods. The training covers software and hardware setup, best practices for various modeling types, discussion of ISOTOPIC’s utility functions for configuration, operations, and adjustments for optimum confidence in analytical results. An overview of library functions and their significance is discussed combined with variants in application modes – supervisor and operators. The course is instructor-led with sufficient time for lab exercises with actual instrumentation used in a typical counting lab.
  • Course Schedule +


    Course ISOTOPIC Core (TNG-ISO-CORE)
    Date November 12-14, 2019  (Register)
    Location ORTEC Facility in Oak Ridge, Tennessee 
    Tuition $2425

  • General Information +


    Registration Confirmation
    Attendance is confirmed pursuant to receipt of a credit card or purchase order required to secure your registration. After submitting the course registration form you will be contacted via return email with instructions for providing this information. If a credit card is supplied to secure your registration, the card will not be charged until the course in completed. Course capacity is filled in order of the date of receipt of credit card or purchase order information.

    Tuition

    • Included in the tuition fee are all course materials, including texts and certificate.
    • Not included are transportation costs, lodging accommodations, and other personal expenses.
    • Prices subject to change without notice.

    Cancellation Policy
    • Cancellations received at least 20 business days prior to class will receive a full refund of class tuition.
    • Cancellations received 10-19 business days before the class date will be refunded 75% of class tuition.
    • Cancellations received 1-9 business days before the class date will be refunded 50% of class tuition.
    • Refunds will not be given for "no shows."

    Cancellation Liability
    • ORTEC reserves the right to cancel classes for any reason.
    • ORTEC's liability is limited to the return of the tuition fee only.
    • ORTEC will not reimburse registrants for any travel or hotel cancellation fees or penalties.

    Location(s)
    Unless otherwise specified, all scheduled training will take place at ORTEC, 801 South Illinois Avenue, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, approximately 25 miles by car northwest of the Knoxville airport. As an alternative, we can work with you to hold courses at your facility, tailored to meet your particular needs.

    Participant Identification
    ORTEC is a secured facility. Please bring a form of photo identification with you to accommodate us with your visitor/badging check-in procedures. Any non U.S. citizen visiting the ORTEC facility will need to bring their passport as well.

    Car Rental
    Available at the Knoxville airport. A car is recommended.

    Hotel Accommodations
    Several hotels are located close to ORTEC.
    • Staybridge Suites / All rooms include kitchen facilities / Tel. +1 (865) 298-0050 / Website
    • TownePlace Suites / All rooms include kitchen facilities / Tel. +1 (865) 409-5059 / Website
    • Double Tree / Restaurant on site / Tel. +1 (865) 481-2468 / Website
    • Comfort Inn / Tel. +1 (865) 481-8200 / Website
    • Hampton Inn / Tel. +1 (865) 482-7889 / Website
    • Holiday Inn Express / Tel. +1 (865) 298-1990 / Website