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|Start Date||Location||Duration / Fees|
|Anytime||Lancashire Energy HQ||2 Days / £380.00||Enquire|
This course will provide an introduction to the history and basic concepts of nuclear power generation. You will learn about the safety aspects of nuclear power plants, including the historic developments in safety design philosophy, influence on subsystems and lessons learned from previous accidents.
You will gain experience of practical nuclear power plant operational exercises including simulation of accident scenarios using our new and unique £500k PWR nuclear simulator facility.
The course will be delivered at our new £10.7M Lancashire Energy HQ, which was developed with industry to provide bespoke equipment and facilities needed to provide the skills required for a sustainable and rewarding career in the energy sector.
- Only have one day for training? Choose the Nuclear Simulation - 1 day awareness course.
This course is designed for anyone working within nuclear or other energy sectors who would benefit from an understanding of nuclear power generation. No prior qualifications required, although attendance on the 1 - day simulation course is desirable.
This course provides a combination of detailed theory and practical application using our new and unique £500k PWR nuclear simulator facility. No assessment required.
Teaching and Learning Methods
This teaching on this course is a combination of detailed theory and practical application using our new and unique £500k PWR nuclear simulator facility. All staff involved in the delivery of this course are approved to teach the topics they deliver with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
No other costs or equipment required – all will be provided.
All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
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Regulation and Accreditation
Accrediting Institution: N/A
Awarding Body: N/A
Terms and Conditions
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