A one-day course which will provide attendees with the fundamental knowledge required to begin their journey in the nuclear sector.
This intensive course has been designed by experienced nuclear professionals and is delivered in-person by seasoned nuclear experts. You will gain practical, actionable insights and guidance derived from years of industry experience while some myths about nuclear will be busted. The course content is revised regularly to remain up to date and reflect emerging technology and projects in the UK nuclear sector.
Nuclear Science and the Fuel Cycle – Learn about the background to nuclear technology, examine how nuclear energy is used and understand the fuel cycle
Nuclear, Civil Society and Communication – The role of civil society in nuclear governance and effective communication strategies for engaging with stakeholders.
Nuclear Organisations and Culture – Gain an understanding of the unique organisational structures and cultural challenges that exist in the nuclear industry
Historical and Current Context – An overview of the history of nuclear technology and its current applications covering key events and milestones in the development of nuclear energy, as well as the current state of nuclear power and its role in the energy sector.
International Obligations and UK Regulatory Regime – Understand how multi-national and global nuclear treaties, agreements and protocols affect UK nuclear legislation, and how that legislation is regulated.
Safety, Security and Safeguards – The key issues relating to protecting people and the environment from nuclear material , ensuring the safety of nuclear installations, and preventing misuse of material and technology.
- Any person interested in moving into the dynamic and rapidly growing UK nuclear sector.
- Newly-qualified apprentices or graduates looking at the sector.
- Veterans transitioning into civilian employment.
- Individuals from other sectors able to close skills gaps in nuclear.
- Anyone wishing to make themselves more employable in the nuclear sector
- One day intensive
- Access to expert advice
- Networking opportunities
- Handout aide memoire to take away with key information