Thermo Scientific Portable XRF Analyzer Training
Free Radiation Safety Training
Thermo Scientific Niton XLi / XLp / XLt / XL2 / XL2 GOLDD / XL3p / XL3t / XL3t GOLDD+ Series Analyzers
Thermo Fisher Scientific offers FREE training on the use of Thermo Scientific Niton handheld XRF analyzers for lead (Pb) and other metals. This training is offered to provide customers and prospective customers with an overview of the power of portable XRF analyzers, and to comply with the requirements of certain jurisdictions which mandate that users obtain radiation safety training on these instruments for licensing/registration purposes.
Training is available onsite throughout the United States, as well as online. Please choose the method that is most convenient for you. Contact Thermo Fisher Scientific at 800-875-1578 or +1-978-670-7460 outside USA or email [email protected] for more information
Web-Based (Online) Training
For customers, online courses can be found in the Thermo Scientific Online Portal Site, or TOPS (Click Here for TOPS). First time users will need to create an account. (Please note that it may take 1-2 business days for authorization of new accounts.) Online training modules, including radiation safety, regulatory requirements regarding hazardous materials, Li-ion battery transportation requirements, and other safety trainings are included. Additional training topics are added throughout the year. Please check back often to see topics and availability.
Register/ Go to TOPS Online Training Courses
One-Day Radiation Safety Course Overview:
- Introduction to XRF
Basics of radiation safety
Safe use of Niton XRF analyzers
Niton XRF analyzer features and functions
Overview of applications (e.g., alloy analysis, RoHS compliance testing, consumer products screening, lead in paint and soil analysis)
Regulatory compliance for ionizing radiation
Hands on session. Attendees are encouraged to bring samples to class - can you stump the Niton analyzer?
Please sign-up as soon as possible, as class sizes are limited. Any class may be cancelled or changed up to one day prior to event. Pre-registration is required;
Limit: Maximum of three (3) people per company, per class. Fee based private, on-site training is available for larger groups or to meet organizational requirements.