Course # AD103 – FACET Tunnel Hazards Training
This page is for FACET users. SLAC employees who are not FACET users should view the course description in the course catalog.
Who Should Attend
This course is mandatory for Experimenters (SLAC employees, users and guests) who access Sector 19-20 tunnel to set up and operate experiments. This training is NOT mandatory for SLAC employees who are not experimenters (regular SLAC access requirements apply) nor is it mandatory for casual non-experimental visitors who are escorted by a member of the S0-20 and FACET Accelerator Division safety organization.
Course Details
1.0 hours
None required
Training Method:
Classroom, Tour
FACET Users schedule a practical by contacting Christine Clarke (email

Practicals are administered as needed at the FACET User Building, Linac Sector 20 North side, Building 244.

Individuals must be Radiological Worker I qualified. Please bring to the practical:
  • Your SLAC ID badge showing RWT I or RWT II qualification.
  • Current RWT dosimeter
Activity Restrictions:
Due to the level of the hazard, workers may not undertake the related activity until they have completed this training and if there is a recertification period, must remain current.

Individuals who have not successfully completed Course AD103 may not:
  • Set up or perform experiments in Linac Tunnel Sectors 19-20
Course Objectives
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to understand and adhere to:
·         Acronyms and terms used in connection with the FACET project
·         Emergency Procedures including egress and  Incident Notification
·         Work Planning and Control requirements for the FACET project
·         Safe Work requirements including but not limited to
o   Personal Protective Equipment
o   Training
o   RMMAs/radiation surveys
o   Material handling in and between housing and gallery
o   Storage/staging areas
o   Administrative controls:
·         Three-strikes policy
Course Content
The course is designed to inform and familiarize the experimenter with the special hazards inherent in the FACET experimental tunnel area and the requirements for him/her to gain access to the location for experimentation. 
Regulatory Drivers
10CFR 835.901 (Basic radiation safety training requirement)
10CFR851.22 (Hazard prevention and abatement)
10CFR 851.25 (Training and information)
Revision History
Course established
​Joe Kenney removed as contact and replaced with John Seabury.