Radon Courses

Upcoming Regional and National Radon Training Courses and Events

  • NRPP Advanced Certification Training and Continuing Education

    March 2, 2015 - Kansas City, MO

    Sponsored by Heartland Chapter AARST with training provided by MURC- UMN and MURC-KSU. 
    Approved for NE, KS and IA Continuing Education credit (8 hrs) and NRPP Category I CE credit. Courses serve to meet the training requirements for NRPP Advanced Certification in Multi-family Measurement and Multi-Family Mitigation.
     
    For those seeking to achieve NRPP Advanced Certification in either Multi-Family Measurement or Multi-Family Mitigation, course participants may take the corresponding exam(s) offered Wednesday March 4, 2015 from 8 to 12 noon at the Embassy Suites.
    $75 exam fee.
     
    Location: 
    Embassy Suites Kansas City - International Airport
    7640 NW Tiffany Springs Parkway
    Kansas City, Missouri  64153
     
    Courses:
    Multi-Family (MF) Measurement – NRPP Advanced Certification Course – 8 hours
    Bruce Snead, MURC KSU, Instructor
    This course serves the training requirement for the NRPP Advanced Certification in MF Measurement. The Standard will be provided to all registrants. Review of the standard’s key items with practice questions to help in preparation for the exam. Project examples are the focus of the course.
     
    Course Fee:
    $150 Includes Heartland Chapter AARST 2015 dues.
    $160 Without Heartland Chapter membership
     
    Multi-Family (MF) Mitigation – NRPP Advanced Certification Course – 8 hours
    Bill Angell, MURC-UMN, Instructor
    This course serves the training requirement for the NRPP Advanced Certification in MF Mitigation.
    The Standard will be provided to all registrants. Review of the standard’s key items with practice questions to help in preparation for the exam. Project examples are the focus of the course.
    Course Fee:
    $150 Includes Heartland Chapter AARST 2015 dues.
    $160 Without Heartland Chapter membership
     
    Registration: 
    Register for either course with the Heartland Chapter of AARST: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eag72vqpd3249882&llr=xk4447sab
    More information can be found in this flyer.
  • EPA Region 7 Radon Stakeholders Meeting

    March 3, 2015 - Kansas City, KS

    Approved for NRPP, NRSB, Nebraska, Kansas & Iowa CE credits.

    Location:

    Embassy Suites Kansas City - International Airport
    7640 NW Tiffany Springs Parkway
    Kansas City, MO 64153

    Sessions:

    8:30-8:45  Welcome & Announcements

    8:45-9:15  Sandra Walker

    9:15-9:35  AARST Update

    9:35-9:55  EPA Update

    9:55-10:25 Break

    10:25-11:10  State & Tribal Breakout Session

    11:10-11:40  Large & Multifamily Building Issues & Experience

    11:40-12:55  Lunch on you own

    12:55-1:55  Houses from Heck Panel

    1:55-2:05  Regional Award

    2:05-2:50  Tracking Radon Testing at Multiple Locations - Guidelines

    2:50-3:15  Break

    3:15-4:15  State Updates - Regulations & Successes

    4:15-4:50  Spot the "Not"

    4:50-5:00  Wrap-up

     

    Registration: 

    Registration is free. Space is limited.  Register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/R7_2015radonmeeting.

    More information and hotel details on this flyer

  • Radon Certification Continuing Education Training For Nebraska 

     

    Friday, March 13, 2015 - Lincoln, NE

     
    Serves all NE, KS and NRPP Radon Certification requirements.
    For content questions call Bruce Snead at 785-532-4992, bsnead@ksu.edu
     
    Location
    Lancaster County Extension Education Center
    444 Cherry Creek Rd. 
    Lincoln, NE 68528 
     
    Courses:
    9-11 am
    Quality Assurance and Quality Control Measurements: What Does it Take to Do Good Radon Science
     
    2 Hours CE for NE and KS; 2 Hours Cat II CE AARST-NRPP 
     
    This course will cover the factors which are fundamental to radon services quality assurance plans and quality control measurements, with discussion of certification and licensing requirements. 
     
    12-1
    Lunch is on your own. 
     
    11-12 and 1-2
    Mitigation System Diagnostics and System Performance Factors 
     
    2 Hours CE for NE and KS; 2 Hours Cat II CE AARST-NRPP 
     
    This session will provide hands on demonstrations and displays to review mitigation system diagnostic, performance and installation issues. 
     
    2-4 p.m
    New Radon Standards for RRNC, Schools and Large Building Testing, Schools and Large Building Mitigation, and Multi-Family Mitigation
     
    2 Hours CE for NE and KS; 2 Hours Cat II CE AARST-NRPP 
     
    An overview of each Standard will be presented with question and answer discussion to follow. Standards may be available for purchase on site.
     
     
    Register
    Deadline: March 6, 2015
     
    There are no fees for these courses. 
     
    To register for these courses, please contact:
     
    Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services 
    Grace Anderson 
    Radon Program 
    402-471-1005 
     
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