Required Reading

If you are taking either the Radon Measurement Course or the Radon Mitigation Course, you are strongly encouraged to read the following documents prior to attending the course:

  1. Citizen's Guide to Radon. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and the U.S. Public Health Service Office of Air and Radiation Indoor Environments Division.
    EPA Document 402-K02-006, Revised May 2012
  2. Home Buyer's and Seller's Guide to Radon. Office of Air and Radiation (OAR) and Office of Radiation and Indoor Air (ORIA).
    EPA Document 402-K-00-008, January 2009
  3. Indoor Radon and Radon Decay Product Measurement Device Protocols. Environmental Protection Agency.
    (Read sections 1 and 2.4. Scan the remainder of this document).
  4. Protocols for Radon and Radon Decay Product Measurements in Homes. Office of Air and Radiation (6609J).
    EPA Document 402-R-93-003, June 1993
    (Read sections one through four and review the glossary)

If you are taking the Radon Mitigation Course, we strongly encourage you to read the following documents in addition to the previous list:

  1. Consumer's Guide to Radon Reduction. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Radiation, Office of Radiation and Indoor Air.
    EPA Document 402-K-03-002, Revised September 2010