The GSR Part 3 explicitly states that "Registrants and licensees, in cooperation with employers where appropriate, shall establish, maintain and keep under review a programme for workplace monitoring under the supervision of a radiation protection officer or qualified expert.". IAEA-developed training material on workplace monitoring based on GSG-7, which comprises measurements made in the working environment and the interpretation of such measurements, focusing on monitoring for external radiation, for air contamination and for surface contamination in accordance with the requirements of GSR Part 3. The training material is available for download in English and Spanish.
The training material, including twelve modules, is useful to employers, licensees and registrants; designated Radiation Protection Officers; to management bodies and their specialist advisers; and to health and safety committees concerned with radiation protection of workers. It may also be used by workers and their representatives to encourage safe working practices.
Approved training packages may be copied, distributed, displayed, incorporated in customized presentations and used for non-commercial use as long as the source of the material is referenced to the IAEA approved training package.