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Course Name: Radon Measurement Proficiency 16 Hour Online Course
Course Code: EA0702WA23
Registration Fee: $349 per person
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Payments should be made out to: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Checks and money orders should be mailed to: Office of Continuing Professional Education, Attn: Registration Dept., 102 Ryders Ln, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8519
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Taking this Class for Radon Measurement Certification?
- If you want to become a Certified Radon Measurement Technician in New Jersey, this is the class you need!
- If you need to become certified by the NRPP, you cannot use this class. Due to the implementation of new standards by the NRPP, an updated version of this class will be available soon.
- If you want to become certified by the NRSB, you CAN use this class.
Taking this Class for Recertification Credits?
- If you need continuing education credits for an NRPP certification, you cannot use this class – but you can still use one of our other online radon courses.
- If you need continuing education credits for the NRSB or NJDEP, you CAN use this class.
Approved as an entry level course for radon measurement by the NJDEP and NRSB, this online course presents the information you need to initially become a certified radon measurement service provider in New Jersey or through the NRSB.
You can also take this course to earn continuing education credits to maintain your NJDEP or NRSB radon certification without having to travel to a classroom. Because this is a self-paced online program, you will be free to work on this course anytime and anywhere you choose. You can keep your business schedule on track while still sharpening your skills and completing your CE requirements.
- The Physics of Radiation and Atomic Decay
- The Health Risks of Radon
- How Radon Gas Behaves and Why it is Found Indoors
- How to Properly Deploy Radon Measurement Devices
- Techniques to Mitigate Radon from Existing Structures
- Safety Strategies to Protect You, Your Colleagues, and Your Customers
NOTE: The course content is presented primarily through text and pictures. This is NOT a video-based course.
Radon Exam Preparation
The certificate of completion you receive after taking this online course confirms that you have completed the proper study work required to sit for NJDEP or NRSB radon measurement certification program. You will have to schedule to take any exams through the organization directly. Visit our Radon Resource Center for more information about the exam process.
Important! Exam Review Materials for NJ Radon Measurement Exam
If you plan to do radon work in New Jersey, you must take the New Jersey Radon Measurement Exam. Visit our Radon Resource Center for a list of materials to review after completing the radon measurement online course to help improve your chances of passing the exam.
Radon Measurement Certification FAQs
How do I become a Certified Radon Measurement Technician?
Requirements vary by state. Most states accept the national radon measurement certifications given by either the National Radon Proficiency Program (NRPP) or the National Radon Safety Board (NRSB), but some states have their own certification. Check with your state to be sure.
Rutgers is in New Jersey. What are the requirements there?
New Jersey has its own radon measurement certification. If you live in NJ, you do not need the NRSB or NRPP certifications – you need to take the NJDEP test. This test is administered by the NRPP and is offered online.
How do I obtain the NRPP or NRSB radon measurement certification?
To be certified by the NRPP, you must first take an approved radon measurement certification course. We will have an NRPP-approved version of this course available soon. Then you must pass the NRPP exam.
To be certified by the NRSB, you must first take an approved radon measurement certification course, such as this one, and pass the NRSB exam.
Where do I take these exams?
To schedule to take a NRPP exam, visit https://nrpp.info/nrpp-exams.
To take the NRSB exam, you need to contact them and arrange a time and place.
To schedule to take a NJDEP exam, visit https://nrpp.info/new-jersey-licensure.
Visit our Radon Resource Center for more information about scheduling your exam.
Is this the certification I need to perform radon measurement for home inspections?
Check your state’s requirements. In NJ, yes, this is what you need. In most other states, this is what you need.
To become a certified radon measurement technician, you need take the 16-hour Radon Measurement Course and then you need to pass either the NRPP or NRSB exam – unless you live in certain states (like NJ) in which case you need to take the class and then pass a state exam. Check the requirements of your state.
Eastern Regional Radon Training Center (ERRTC) staff developed the content for this program in consultation with respected radon experts.
Continuing Education Credits
The Radon Measurement Proficiency 16-Hour Online Course is approved for the following credits from professional organizations.
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP): 16 credit hours
National Radon Safety Board (NRSB): 16 credit hours
International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI): 16 credit hours
Course Requirements and Policies
This is a self-paced online course hosted in Rutgers’ Canvas learning management system. You will have access to the online course content for at least one year after you register. This course requires internet access and an email address.
You will receive notification emails and instructions for accessing the course a few minutes after you complete your registration. Look for a message from firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Welcome to Canvas at Rutgers.” Please check your Spam folder if you do not see it in your inbox. Follow the instructions in the email to create your Canvas account. You will also receive an email with the subject line “Course Invitation” that will enable you to access your specific course.
For all other registrations (mailed, faxed, emailed, by phone, etc.), you will receive these emails as soon as we process your registration.
NOTE: You must use the same email address to create your Canvas account that you used to register for the course. If you have previously taken any Rutgers online courses through our Canvas learning management system, you need to sign in with the same email and password you used for the earlier course.
A unique email address is required for each registrant to register and access our courses.
- If this is your first time registering with us, please provide your own unique email address when registering; do not provide an email address that you share with co-workers.
- If you have previously taken classes with us and have used an email address that you share with your co-workers or supervisor, your account must be updated with a unique email address. To do this, please send an email to us at email@example.com stating that your email address needs to be changed and include:
- Your full name
- The shared email address that needs to be changed
- Your unique email address
- A phone number where you can be reached if we have any questions
Cancellations and Substitutions
There are no refunds for this program. Substitutions are not permitted.
Can’t Access Your Online Radon Course?
The most common reason you would not receive the access email is because it was placed in your SPAM folder.
If you don’t see it in your SPAM folder, follow these directions to access the course.
- Please go to the Canvas learning management website at https://canvas.rutgers.edu.
- Click on the Email Login button at the top right.
- In the “Login ID” field, enter your email address (the one you registered with).
- Click the “Forgot Password” link.
- The Login ID field will appear. Put in your email address again.
- Click the “Request Password” button.
- You will receive an email with a password. If you don’t see it, please look in your spam folder. The email will be coming from “instructure.com.”
- Once you have the password, return to https://canvas.rutgers.edu and login using the Email Login option. This will bring you into the Canvas site.
- On your left, there is a menu. Click on COURSES and then select your course. Now you’re in the class!
Program Questions? We’re Here to Help!
If you have any questions about the Radon Measurement Proficiency 16-Hour Online Course, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano
For registration assistance, please contact our Registration Department at 848-932-9271, option 2 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.