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FEFT - Fuel Engineering Foundations
6/19/2023 - 6/30/2023 @ Cranberry Township
The course is a 10-day face-to-face foundations class for engineers entering the nuclear fuel industry in our Westinghouse Foundations Qualification Training program. It provides an excellent opportunity for professionals new to the industry to network with other engineers from Westinghouse facilities in the US and Sweden, other US utilities, and industry experts.      Example modules are described below.     This course is lecture based. Technical experts instruct and a broad overview of the Westinghouse PWR and BWR nuclear design processes is provided. Topics include: General Reactor Theory and Operations Nuclear design reload process overview Nuclear design computer code overview Peaking Factors (FQ, FDH, FZ, AO, FXY, WZ, PZ, etc) discussion Nuclear Design Fuel Management Techniques and Methods Safety Calculations (Full Systems-level approach taken for all SAR accidents; WCAP-9272 application; Conditions 1-4 in addition to RSAC) Systems training (Reactor Vessel, NI's, rod control, Main Coolant, PZR, Charging/letdown, Main Steam, Turbine, Steam Dump, Feed/Condensate, chemistry)    Registration deadline is May 19, 2023.  This course is planned to be in-person training but may be modified if necessary.


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