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Course: Fuel Engineering Foundations (FEFT)

Course Code: Course Name:
FEFT Fuel Engineering Foundations
Course ID: Course Duration:
10295246 5.0 Day(s)

Description:

The is a hybrid course with 5-day face-to-face foundations class and 5 days of online training. The intended audience is engineers and professionals 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 includes online learning modules, in-person lectures and three site tours. Technical experts instruct a broad overview of the Westinghouse nuclear design processes.

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 July 12, 2024.


Course Schedule:

The course will include a weeks worth of online training modules followed by 1 week in-person at Cranberry Woods HQ. The in-person portion will include select lecture topics, tours of our Blairsville, Waltz Mill, and AP1000 simulator sites, and various in-person networking opportunities.

Note: Tours may be modified or cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions or manufacturing schedules.


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