Education & Training


Public Education

Every year, the CCHPS members participate in various public outreach activities, including: Hanford Schools Science Fair, Columbia Basin Engineering Science Fair, STEMCon, and Celebration of Science to increase public awareness about the benefits and risks associated with ionizing radiation.


Training

The Columbia Chapter of the Health Physics Society offers a 13-week course for individuals preparing for the American Board of Health Physics (ABHP) Part II certification exam (also useful to those taking Part I) and for those who want a refresher course in health physics.


Technical Meetings

The Chapter offers its members educational and training opportunities through conferences, workshops, and technical meetings.


Scholarship

The Columbia Chapter of the Health Physics Society offers scholarship to students in a health physics-related educational path at an accredited institution.