The training course will provide the knowledge
of the regulatory inspection process with special regard to onsite activities
during siting and construction phase with respect to site works, construction
of structures and systems, installation of major components and the quality
assurance and safety culture of the construction and commissioning
It will provide a presentation and discussion
of the organization of the regulatory inspection program, its definition and
planning, the elaboration of specific inspection plans and identification of
items/issues to be checked (check list). Process to carry out the inspection,
selection and analysis of onsite documentation, how to manage the interface
with the licensee personnel and how to report.
The key aspects, and typical findings from past
experience of regulatory inspections, related to regulatory oversight of: site
works, siting relevant activities, civil works during start of construction,
mounting of safety systems during construction and testing during commissioning
will be presented and discussed.
The objective, content and approach for the regulatory
inspection activity of safety systems (fluid and electrical) and structures
and major components will be covered.
The training will consider all aspects relevant
to correct and effective regulatory inspection activity: role of inspector,
inspector conduct and relationship with the licensee, preparation of
inspection, content of inspection program, check list, link with analysts
performing safety review of SSC, use of onsite documentation and operating
Reference standards and guidelines for
inspection will be addressed. Practical elaboration and evaluation will be
included in the training program.
The module will provide training on objective,
content and approaches for regulatory inspection of the nuclear facility
safety management system including organizational aspects, responsibilities, internal
procedures, quality management, provisions for promoting and reinforcing
Inspection guidelines and standards will be
addressed. Practical elaboration and evaluation will be included in the