This course provides an in-depth overview of the environmental impact of nuclear power generation in the UK, covering a range of topics, including the regulation and governance of environmental impacts, the management of radioactive waste and decommissioning, and the assessment of the environmental impacts of nuclear power plants. Participants will gain an understanding of the key environmental challenges associated with nuclear power, such as the release of radioactive materials into the environment and the potential for accidents and incidents. The course also explores the measures that can be taken to mitigate these impacts, such as the use of advanced reactor designs and improved waste management technologies. Through case studies and interactive sessions, participants will learn about the practical challenges of managing environmental impacts in the nuclear sector. The course is suitable for professionals working in the nuclear industry, as well as those involved in environmental regulation and policy-making. By the end of the course, participants will have a comprehensive understanding of the environmental aspects of nuclear power and the strategies that can be employed to mitigate its impact in the UK.
- Two day intensive
- Interactive and discussion-based
- Led by experienced industry professionals