Canadian Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists

Helping Canadians Reduce Radon Risk


Upcoming events

    • 23 Aug 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • online
    • 11



    Join us for a webinar on SOCIAL MEDIA.


    This webinar is specific for CARST Members. If you are not a member and would like to join, email info@carst.ca


    It will provide you with basic information to help you get a presence on Social Media.  


    As we prepare for November Radon Action month, we want to help you:

    • get information out to your community
    • learn which social media platforms to use
    • how to use them effectively
    • quick tips on what not to do
    • give  you some information on what CARST and other partners will be doing 
    Join us live online:

    Wednesday, August 23, 2017
    2-3pm EDT

    Registration opens July 5, 2017.

    Information will be emailed to you prior to the event with how to login.
    • 01 Sep 2017
    • 30 Sep 2017
    • 6705, rue Jean-Talon Est, bureau 211, Montreal, QC

    Le cours s’adresse particulièrement aux inspecteurs en bâtiment, aux propriétaires et gestionnaires d’immeubles, aux entrepreneurs, aux consultants en environnement, aux responsables de la santé publique, aux professionnels de l’immobilier et aux organismes sans but lucratif oeuvrant dans le domaine de la santé.



    Pour vous inscrire, courriel à mdonohue@gesfor.com.


    RADON – NOUVEAUX COURS
    Reporté à septembre 2017 : Mesure du Radon
    - Dates à confirmer

    Pour toute demande d’information sur nos formations sur le Radon, communiquez avec M. Didier Rorive au 514 251-1313 (2244) ou par courriel.


    • 02 Sep 2017
    • 30 Sep 2017
    • 6705, rue Jean-Talon Est, bureau 211, Montreal, QC

    Le cours s’adresse particulièrement aux inspecteurs en bâtiment, aux propriétaires et gestionnaires d’immeubles, aux entrepreneurs, aux consultants en environnement, aux responsables de la santé publique, aux professionnels de l’immobilier et aux organismes sans but lucratif oeuvrant dans le domaine de la santé.


    Condition préalable au cours Atténuation du radon:

    Il est nécessaire d’avoir suivi le cours Mesure du radon avant de pouvoir s’inscrire à ce cours.


    RADON – NOUVEAUX COURS
    Reporté à septembre 2017 (Dates à confirmer)


    Atténuation du Radon  



    Pour toute demande d’information sur nos formations sur le Radon, communiquez avec M. Didier Rorive au 514 251-1313 (2244) ou par courriel.



    Pour toute demande d’information sur nos formations sur le Radon, communiquez avec M. Didier Rorive au 514 251-1313 (2244) ou par courriel.


    • 01 Oct 2017
    • 12:00 AM
    • 04 Oct 2017
    • 12:00 AM
    • New Orleans Hilton Riverside 2 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130

    This years AARST is having International Radon Symposium in New Orleans. 


    Where in New Orleans? 

    • New Orleans Hilton Riverside 2 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130

    What are the Dates of the Symposium?
    • The symposium runs from Oct. 1st to Oct. 4th

    What Events Occur on those Days? 
    • Oct. 1st
      • Pre-Symposium events followed by the opening ceremonies
    • Oct. 2nd to Oct. 4 
      • Many speakers, fun filled activities, and time to enjoy the scenery and festivities.
    *To register for the conference, to get reduced rates on hotels, and to obtain more details of the event location, please visit http://aarst-nrpp.com/wp/program-and-registration/
    • 16 Oct 2017
    • 17 Oct 2017
    • Red River College, 2055 Notre Dame, Winnipeg, MB

    Winnipeg Radon Measurement Course:

    • Oct. 16 and 17, 2017
    • Tuition: $875 +GST
    • Includes: Course, Student Manuals, AM Coffee, Lunch and parking
    • Cost of Exams: $200 + GST each
    • Optional exam Oct. 17 in the evening
    • Location: Red River College
    • To register please email: lowood@rrc.ca

    Important Notice: Last date to register is Oct. 2, 2017.


    Course Objectives of the Course:
    Individuals holding the C-NRPP Radon Measurement Professional certification should demonstrate understanding of radon, its scientific properties and known health effects; current statistics of Canadian radon exposures; knowledge of Health Canada’s radon measurement protocols including placement and retrieval of radon measurement devices; understanding of C-NRPP approved devices; knowledge of the proper interpretation of results obtained in residential settings and some basic radon entry and mitigation concepts.


    To find more information on how to become C-NRPP certified click here.


    • 18 Oct 2017
    • 21 Oct 2017
    • Red River College, 2055 Notre Dame, Winnipeg, MB

    Winnipeg Radon Mitigation Course:

    • Oct. 18-21, 2017
    • Exam Saturday Morning
    • Location: Red River College
    • Tuition = $1249 + GST
    • Includes: Course, Student Manuals, AM Coffee, Lunch and parking
    • Cost of Exams: $200 + GST each
    • To register please email: lowood@rrc.ca

    Important Notice: Last date to register is Oct. 2, 2017.


    The objectives of the course include:
    Individuals holding the residential mitigation professional certification have demonstrated knowledge of radon mitigation techniques as applied to residential structures, including diagnostic testing and the design and installation of radon mitigation systems.


    The course will include instruction on:

    • Site survey in a residential dwelling
    • Communication Test with micromanometer
    • Design of piping and fan fitting
    • Identify difficulties in installation



    To find more information on how to become C-NRPP certified click here.


Past events

26 Jul 2017 Interactive Radon Workshop
21 Jun 2017 Introduction to Radon for High Water Use Facilities
23 Apr 2017 2017 CARST Radon Conference/Congrès Radon ACSTR
03 Apr 2017 Radon Measurement - Mississauga
25 Mar 2017 Radon Installers Course - Moncton
22 Mar 2017 Radon Mitigation Course - Moncton
20 Mar 2017 Radon Measurement Course - Moncton
09 Mar 2017 5th Annual BC Radon Workshop
08 Mar 2017 Building Smart with Radon Mitigation - Webinar 2017
08 Mar 2017 Building Smart with Radon Mitigation - Vancouver, BC 2017
05 Dec 2016 Swift Current Public Information Session on Radon
29 Nov 2016 Radon in schools: What students, parents, and teachers need to know
29 Nov 2016 Webinar - Public Health Ethics: A Case in Environmental Health
24 Nov 2016 Radon Gas in Southern Alberta - Everything you need to Know - Cochrane Event
24 Nov 2016 NCCEH Presents: Indoor Radon Characteristics in Canadian Arctic Regions Webinar
23 Nov 2016 C-NRPP Radon Mitigation Course - Windsor
21 Nov 2016 C-NRPP Radon Measurement Course - Windsor
19 Nov 2016 Radon Gas in Southern Alberta - Everything you need to Know
19 Nov 2016 Take Action on Radon - Saskatchewan Public Information Session on Radon
17 Nov 2016 Webinaire - éthique en santé publique: un cas en santé environnementale
15 Nov 2016 Take Action on Radon - Live Facebook Event
03 Nov 2016 Guelph Public Forum
02 Nov 2016 Take Action on Radon SK Coalition Little Lungs Media Event
24 Oct 2016 Do you have radon in your home?
18 Oct 2016 Building Smart with Radon Mitigation - Webinar
18 Oct 2016 Building Smart with Radon Mitigation - Vancouver, BC
27 Sep 2016 Building Smart with Radon Mitigation - Cranbrook, BC
26 Sep 2016 Building Smart with Radon Mitigation
24 Apr 2016 2016 CARST Radon Conference/Congrès Radon ACSTR
21 Jan 2016 CNRPP QA Webinar - Jan 21
13 Jan 2016 CNRPP QA Webinar - Jan 13
01 Dec 2015 Canadian Radon INSTALLERS Course
24 Nov 2015 C-NRPP Radon Mitigation Course - Guelph
23 Nov 2015 4th Annual BC Radon Workshop
26 Apr 2015 CARST 2015 Radon Conference
26 Apr 2015 CARST 2015 pre-Conference CE Courses
23 Feb 2015 Radon Measurement Course
17 Feb 2015 Radon Measurement Training Course - BIOMATION
26 Nov 2014 3 Day Radon Mitigation Course
24 Nov 2014 2 Day Radon measurement Course
15 Oct 2014 Radon: Are You at Risk? Air Quality and Health Lecture Series
14 Oct 2014 Radon: Are You at Risk? Air Quality and Health Lecture Series
01 Oct 2014 BIOMATION - Radon Measurement Training Course
04 May 2014 CARST 2014 Radon Conference
04 May 2014 pre-Conference CE Courses
08 Apr 2014 BIOMATION - Radon Measurement Training Course
03 Mar 2014 Le Group Gesfor Poirier, Pinchin Radon Mitigation Course
12 Feb 2014 Le Group Gesfor Poirier, Pinchin Radon Measurement Course

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