QCC 600 - CEDO Training Course (Certified Exposure Device Operator)

Course Description:

The CEDO training course is designed to meet the requirements of the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission Document PCP-09 and prepare the technicians for the written examination component. This course is the first training that must be completed for a student to gain employment in Industrial Radiography. The CEDO training course will cover the following industrial radiography topics: fundamentals of radiation and radioactivity, units of radiation detection and measurement, CNSC regulatory requirements, security measures, operational procedures, and radiation protection.


Supporting documentation of the following must be submitted with your registration form in order to be registered for the CEDO course:

  • Proof of age (e.g., copy of photo ID, drivers license, or a passport)
  • Successful completion of an NDT Math course or an exam from an NRCan RTO

**Please note that Registrants must meet all perquisites before the registration will be completed.


Students are required to bring the following with them to class:

  • Scientific calculator, pens, pencils, and a ruler.
Course Materials:

All student manuals, text books, and handouts will be provided on the first day of the course.

Classroom Hours:

Unless otherwise notified, classes are 8:00-16:30 Monday-Friday.


CEDO training certificates will be issued to each student that successfully completes the course. Attendance will be recorded daily and in order to successfully pass the course, students must receive a grade of ≥75%.

For further information, go to the CNSC website.

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Equipment for CEDO training includes a Sentinel 880 Delta training camera with all connections. Students will be using all the required safety equipment used in the field.