At the request made by the Sri Lanka Air Force, Colombo, Sri Lanka Atomic Energy Regulatory Council (SLAERC) conducted an educational course for 49 trainee fire fighters of Air Force. As per the above request, SLAERC conducted one day educational course on 06th September 2018 from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm. The purpose of this course was to enhance their knowledge on Radiation and Nuclear Technology and to obtain details of activities of SLAERC. Officers of the SLAERC made presentations on basic radiation physics, biological effects of radiation, legal framework and basic requirements of SLAERC Act & regulations, emergency preparedness and response and application of nuclear technology. A demonstration of radiation measuring instruments and practical exercise were also conducted. 

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