Radio Frequency Awareness Training

Recommended For

This course is intended for persons employed in the telecommunications industry and any persons accessing roof areas where there is a risk of exposure to radio frequencies. This is an Arqiva accredited course.

Course Objective

The course offers the ability to recognise the hazards associated with RF transmissions, possible health effects and implementing a safe system of work to minimise the potential hazard within the current safety guidelines.

Course Content

Understanding the basic concepts of RF
Identify between ionising and non-ionising RF
Recognise adverse health effects
Understand legislation and guidance
Awareness of Arqiva RF policy
Implement practical controls
Understanding of RF monitors
Identify common antenna types
Maintaining safe working areas

Skill Base

Use of RF monitor
Course Requirements
Candidates must hold a valid Working at Height qualification.

Medical Requirements

A Reax statement of medical fitness to be signed prior to the commencement of the course. A reasonable level of fitness will be required to complete the practical element of this course.

Course Information

Valid for: 3 Years
Duration: 1 Day
Ratio: 1:6
Assessment: Practical & Written