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Radiation Safety

What Do Our Students Learn?

  • Provide contamination and radiation exposure control
  • Conduct sampling, monitoring, surveying, and evaluating to identify potential occupational health hazards caused by exposure
  • Use industry safe principals, concepts, and practices
  • Maintain detailed records of sampling activities
  • Handle and use a variety of monitoring, sampling, and analytical equipment

For more detailed information:  Radiation Safety Admissions Handout

Why CEI's Rad Safety Program?

  • Lowest Cost in Idaho
  •  High Wages
  • Only Radiation Safety program in Idaho
  • 16:1 student-to-teacher ratio
  • 8-week summer internship at INL and other nuclear sites
  • Experienced, qualified Instructors

How Long Will it Take?

12 month total includes:

  • 2 full-time semesters in the professional program
  • 1 summer internship

Where Are Our Graduates Working?

  • US nuclear commercial power plants
  • US Department of Labor site
  • Mixed waste facilities
  • Nuclear contractors
  • Environmental treatment companies
  • Private companies in the oil and gas industry


94.16% - (Average positive placement for graduates over the past 5 years)

How Much Do Our Graduates Make?

Over the last five years, our graduates started out averaging $40,560 to $68,640 a year. (Based on a 2080 hour work year, wage information is given within the first year of employment.)

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Program Manager

John Detwiler

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(208) 524-3000 ext. 4




College of Eastern Idaho, 208.524.3000, 1600 S 25th E, Idaho Falls, ID 83404

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