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Bevelacqua Resources should be part of your study plan if you are taking Part I or Part II of the American Board of Health Physics Certification Examination or the NRRPT Exam.


 

Products offered by Bevelacqua Resources and developed by Dr. Joseph John Bevelacqua, Ph.D, CHP, RRPT include:

ABHP Part I Certification Review Courses and Course Materials
ABHP Part I Background Materials
ABHP Part I Question and Answer CD & Site License
ABHP Part II Certification Review Courses and Course Materials
NRRPT Exam Review Course (In Development)
NRRPT Question and Answer CD & Site License

 


 

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2015 Certification Review Course Dates:

Part I April 13 - 17, 2015 Richland, WA

Part II May 18 - 22, 2015 Richland, WA

NRRPT Course TBD 2015 Richland, WA (NEW)

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HEALTH PHYSICS CERTIFICATION REVIEW COURSES:

PART I COURSE

PART I COURSE SCHEDULE

 

Monday

8:15 a.m. Introductions
8:35 a.m. Course Overview
8:40 a.m. Meaning of Certification
8:50 a.m. Examination Content and Description
9:00 a.m. Examination Strategy
9:10 a.m. Mathematical Overview
10:00 a.m. Atomic and Nuclear Physics Overview
11:00 a.m. Radioactivity
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. Interactions of Radiation with Matter
2:00 p.m. Dosimetric Quantities and Units
3:00 p.m. Natural and Man-Made Sources of Radiation Exposure
4:00 p.m. Problem Session
4:30 p.m. Adjourn

Tuesday

8:15 a.m. Problem Session
8:45 a.m. Standards and Regulations
10:00 a.m. Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation
11:00 a.m. Instrumentation
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. External Dosimetry
2:00 p.m. Internal Dosimetry
3:00 p.m. Problem Session

Wednesday

8:15 a.m. Problem Session
8:45 a.m. ALARA and Shielding
10:00 a.m. Counting Statistics
11:00 a.m. Monitoring and Interpretation
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. Operational Health Physics
2:00 p.m. Transportation and Waste
3:00 p.m. Problem Session

Thursday

8:15 a.m. Problem Session
8:45 a.m. Nuclear Emergencies
10:00 a.m. Health Physics in Medical Facilities
11:00 a.m. University Health Physics
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. Fuel Cycle Health Physics
2:00 p.m. Research Reactor Health Physics
3:00 p.m. Problem Session

Friday

8:15 a.m. Problem Session
8:45 a.m. Power Reactor Health Physics
10:00 a.m. Environmental Health Physics
11:00 a.m. Accelerator Health Physics
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. Non-ionizing Radiation
3:00 p.m. Problem Session
4:30 p.m. Adjourn


Part I Course Manuals/Materials:

1. J. J. Bevelacqua, Basic Health Physics: Problems
and Solutions, Wiley-VCH, Second Edition, Weinheim(2010).

2. BR-RL-400(I) Examination Preparation Guidance and Course
Notes, ABHP Certification Review Course-Volume I

3. BR-RL-400(II) Examination Preparation Course Notes,
ABHP Certification Review Course-Volume II

4. BR-RL-400(III) Examination Preparation Course Notes,
ABHP Certification Review Course-Volume III

5. BR-RL-400(IV) Examination Preparation Course Notes,
ABHP Certification Review Course-Volume IV

6. BR-RL-500(I) ABHP Part I Certification Review Self
Study Course - Volume I

ABHP Certification Review Self Study Course - Part I
This course includes the material noted above as well as:
BR-RL-500(I), ABHP Certification Review Self Study Course, which includes: suggested HPS Position Statements, key relationships, a math review, supplementary figures, and about 900 additional review problems for each of the exam areas. Suggested study schedules and reading assignments are included.

In addition to our Part I Certification Review Course, Bevelacqua Resources offers the following related products:

Part I Question and Answer CD-ROM
Part I Additional Question and Answer Volume
Part I Background Materials Review

 

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Part I Question and Answer CD-ROM:

This CD-ROM contains about 1500+ Part I questions with solutions.  All exam areas are presented following the organization of Basic Health Physics: Problems and Solutions, Second Edition (2010). This text is included with the CD-ROM.

A Site License is available.

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PART I Additional Question and Answer Volume:

This set includes the following materials:

1. BR-RL-501(I) Certification Self Study Course Additional Part I Questions

This volume provides an additional set of 440 Part I Questions and Answers and 200 background material questions in the areas of Mathematics, Units and Terminology, Physics, and Chemistry.

Its purpose is to assist students with weaknesses in these areas.

2. BR-RL-800(II) Certification Review Background Materials Review of Basic Mathematics, Physical Sciences, and Operational Health Physics-Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry-Volume II.

This volume provides chapters and numerous worked examples in mathematics, physics, and chemistry.


3. Basic Health Physics: Problems and Solutions(2010).

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Background Materials Review:

This self-study course includes the following materials:

1. BR-RL-800(I) Certification Review Background Materials Review of Basic Mathematics, Physical Sciences, and Operational Health Physics-Volume I

This volume provides a separate review of basic mathematics, physical science, and operational health physics, including 700 questions and solutions. Its purpose is to assist students with weaknesses in these areas.

2. BR-RL-800(II) Certification Review Background Materials Review of Basic Mathematics, Physical Sciences, and Operational Health Physics-Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry-Volume II.

This volume provides chapters and numerous worked examples in mathematics, physics, and chemistry.


3. Basic Health Physics: Problems and Solutions(2010).

To order certification review materials or attend classes return this form to:

Bevelacqua Resources
343 Adair Drive
Richland, WA 99352 (509)-628-2240
bevelresou@aol.com

Name:_________________________ Organization:______________________


Street Address:_________________________________________________________


City:____________________ State:_________________ Zip:___________


Telephone:_____________________ E-Mail Address:_____________________


Part I:
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( ) I would like to purchase self-study materials based upon
course materials from the ABHP Certification Review Course-
Part I. Fee: $2,450.00 (includes domestic shipping and handling.)

( ) I would like to purchase the CD-ROM with about 1500+ Part I Questions and Answers. Fee: $1,800.00 (includes domestic shipping and handling.)

( ) I would like to purchase the Part I Additional Q&A Volume including
640 Questions and Answers and the text Basic Health Physics: Problems and Solutions. Fee: $2,000.00 (includes domestic S&H.)

( ) I would like to purchase the background material review including
700 Questions and Answers and the text Basic Health Physics: Problems and Solutions. Fee: $2,000.00 (includes domestic S&H.)

( ) I would like to attend the ABHP Certification Review Course-Part I
to be held between April 13 - 17, 2015 . Fee: $2,999.00


All courses are held at the Red Lion Hotel, Richland Hanford House,
802 George Washington Way, Richland, WA 99352 (509-946-7611).


Payment should be made by check or bank transfer and be included with the order.  Credit card orders incur a 4% surcharge.  Foreign credit card purchases are subject to additional fees.

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PART II COURSE

PART II COURSE SCHEDULE:

Monday

8:15 a.m. Introductions
8:45 a.m. Course Overview
9:00 a.m. Meaning of Certification
9:05 a.m. Examination Content and Description
9:20 a.m. Examination Strategy
9:35 a.m. Math Review
10:30 a.m. Radiation Fundamentals
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. External Dosimetry
3:00 p.m. Internal Dosimetry

Tuesday

8:15 a.m. Internal Dosimetry
10:30 a.m. Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. Medical Health Physics

Wednesday

8:15 a.m. University Health Physics
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. Fuel Cycle Health Physics

Thursday
8:15 a.m. Power Reactor Health Physics
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. Environmental Health Physics

Friday
8:15 a.m. Accelerator Health Physics
12:00 Lunch
1:00 p.m. Non-ionizing Radiation
4:30 p.m. Adjourn


The Part II course materials include the following:

1. J. J. Bevelacqua, Contemporary Health Physics: Problems
and Solutions, Second Edition, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim(2009).

2. BR-RL-100(I), ABHP Certification Review Course-Volume I,
Examination Preparation Guidance includes:

- The Meaning of ABHP Certification
- Description of the Part II ABHP Certification Examination
- Examination Strategy
- HPS Position Papers
- Mathematical Appendix
- Summary of key relationships found on ABHP Examinations
- Viewgraphs presented in the course
- 1987-1991 Examinations and Solutions

3. BR-RL-100(II), ABHP Certification Review Course-Volume II,
1992-1995 ABHP Examinations and Solutions which
includes the original examination questions and solutions for
the 1992, 1993, 1994, and 1995 Examinations.

4. BR-RL-100(III), ABHP Certification Review Course-Volume III,
1996-1999 ABHP Examinations and Solutions which
includes the original examination questions and solutions for
the 1996, 1997, 1998, and 1999 Examinations.

5. BR-RL-100(IV), ABHP Certification Review Course-Volume IV,
2000, 2001, and 2002 ABHP Examinations and Solutions
which includes the original examination questions and solutions for
the 2000, 2001, and 2002 Examinations.

ABHP Certification Review Self Study Course - Part II

This course includes the material noted above as well as:

BR-RL-200(I), ABHP Certification Review Self Study
Course, which includes: suggested HPS Position Statements, key
relationships, a math review, supplementary figures, and recommended
review problems for each of the exam areas. A detailed review of
nonionizing radiation and numerous worked examples are also provided.
Suggested study schedules and reading assignments are included.

To order certification review materials or attend classes return this form to:

Bevelacqua Resources
343 Adair Drive
Richland, WA 99352 (509)-628-2240
bevelresou@aol.com

Name:_________________________ Organization:______________________


Street Address:_________________________________________________________


City:____________________ State:_________________ Zip:___________


Telephone:_____________________ E-Mail Address:_____________________

 


Part II:
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( ) I would like to purchase self-study materials based upon
course materials from the ABHP Certification Review Course-
Part II. Fee: $2,450.00 (includes domestic shipping and handling).

( ) I would like to attend the ABHP Certification Review Course-Part II
to be held between May 18 - 22, 2015 . Fee: $2,999.00

All courses are held at the Red Lion Hotel, Richland Hanford House, 802
George Washington Way, Richland, WA 99352 (509-946-7611).

Payment should be made by check or bank transfer and be included with the order.  Credit card orders incur a 4% surcharge.  Foreign credit card purchases are subject to additional fees.


 

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2015 Certification Review Course Dates:

Part I April 13 - 17, 2015 Richland, WA

Part II May 18 - 22, 2015 Richland, WA

NRRPT Course TBD 2015 Richland, WA (NEW)

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For additional information contact

Dr. Joseph Bevelacqua PhD, CHP, RRPT

bevelresou@aol.com

509-628-2240

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This NRRPT CD-ROM contains over 1500 questions that encompass each of the areas found on the NRRPT Examination.  The CD-ROM organization follows the outline of the NRRPT Examination Preparation Guide.

A Site License is available.

To order the NRRPT CD-ROM return this form to:

Bevelacqua Resources
343 Adair Drive
Richland, WA 99352 (509)-628-2240
bevelresou@aol.com


Name:_________________________ Organization:______________________


Street Address:_________________________________________________________


City:____________________ State:_________________ Zip:___________


Telephone:_____________________ E-Mail Address:_____________________

 


( ) I would like to purchase the NRRPT CD-ROM with about 1500+ Questions and Answers. Fee: $1,800.00 (includes domestic shipping and handling.)

Payment should be made by check or bank transfer and be included with the order. Credit card orders incur a 4% surcharge.  Foreign credit card purchases are subject to additional fees.


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