Topics Include

SECTION I Introduction to Nuclear Power

• The Basics Of Nuclear Energy — An Overview
• Nuclear Reactor Outage Processes
• New Reactor Construction
• Principles For A Strong Nuclear Safety Culture
• Nuclear Quality Assurance Nomenclature

SECTION II Codes and Standards for the Nuclear Industry

• 10CFR50, Appendix B
• ASME NQA-1 2008
• 18 Criteria/Requirements
• 10CFR21

SECTION III Commercial Grade Dedication

• Commercial Grade Dedication
• Commercial Grade Items/Services
• Critical Characteristics
• Dedication Methods
• Dedication of ISO-17025 Laboratory Services

SECTION IV Counterfeit and Fraudulent Items

• Historical Guidance
• Recent Counterfeit and Fraudulent Item Issues
• Recent Guidance
• Prevention of Counterfeit and Fraudulent Items

Who Should Attend

People working on nuclear projects that will not become certified lead auditors, such as:

  • Project Managers
  • QA Managers
  • QC Inspectors
  • Purchasing Agents
  • Project Engineers
  • Sales Representatives

Also, owners and managers interested in developing and implementing an NQA-1 Program at their companies may find this course useful.

Course Presentation

The course is comprised of formal classroom sessions, role playing exercises, team activities, and open discussion.  Real-life scenarios are used throughout the course to provide the students with experience in dealing with situations that may arise.

Daily Schedule

Sessions run from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM daily, except for last day (end at noon).  No exam will be given.  A review activity will be completed on the last day.

General Information

Cost: $700
The cost includes refreshments for breaks and lunch each day.  Limited seating is available.

Dates and Locations

To be announced

All classes will be held at:

Dr. Bruce A. Holm
Upstate MedTech Centre
99 MedTech Drive, Suite 106
Batavia, NY 14020
(Located halfway between Rochester and Buffalo, NY)
Hotel information Available

Cancellation and Refund Policy
Full tuition is refunded for cancellations made more than 30 days before the program begins.  Substitute participants are welcome.  Tuition is refunded if Kinetix Quality Services cancels the program.

You may register by calling (585) 771-7327, using the Registration Form, or by E-Mail. Please include name, title, company and phone number when registering.