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Nuclear Gauge (NUC) Test Only

Test-Only Description:

This allows a person to take the written and performance exams without attending class. If the test-only option is chosen, the individual is expressing their knowledge and ability to perform test procedures without coaching. This test is recommended for individuals who have at least five years experience.

Test-Only Cost:

     $53 (Fee includes workbook and will be mailed to the student at the address on the registration form.)

Dates and Locations:

     November 26, 2013 – K-State Salina Construction Lab

     February 12, 2014 – Topeka KDOT District One Conference Rm.

     April 23, 2014 – Topeka KDOT District One Conference Rm.

Include With Registration:

     Radiation Safety Training Certificate

Testing Start Time:

     9 a.m. Any participant who arrives after start time on testing day will not be allowed to test and will be sent home.

You Must Bring:

     Nuclear Gauge Book


     Ruler or straightedge

     Nuclear Gauge Dosimetry Badge

     Nuclear Gauge Meter (1 for every 2 people from a company.)

Testing Information:

     Exam: This course requires a written exam and a performance exam.

     Score: A score of 70% or higher is needed to pass. Failure on the written exam requires a full retest. If three or less performance sub tests are failed, only the  subtest failed must be retaken. If four or more sub tests are failed, all performance sub tests must be retaken.