Radiofrequency Training

Earn your Radiofrequency Training certificate upon successful completion of this course


Many consumer and industrial products and applications make use of some form of electromagnetic energy (EME). One type of EME that is of increasing importance worldwide is radiofrequency (RF) energy, including radio waves and microwaves, which are used for providing telecommunications broadcast and other services. Although RF energy has some important uses, it also poses significant health risks.

This online Radiofrequency Training course explains the risks associate with radiofrequency energy and what can be done to avoid these risks. After completing this course, an understanding should be gained of radiofrequency (RF) energy and radiation, potential RF energy sources, hazard signs, the difference between controlled and uncontrolled exposure to RF energy, the standards and regulations relating to RF radiation, protection from exposure, and RF exposure limit guidelines.


  • Key Definitions
  • How RF is Used
  • RF Exposure and Sources of RF Energy
  • Physical and Health Hazards
  • Safety Precautions Around Antenna and Tower Sites
  • RF Personal Monitors
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Emergency Procedures
  • RF Exposure Limit Guidelines


Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 90 minutes.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.