Descriptive course on nuclear safety whose main objective is to enunciate and describe the concepts associated with the development and implementation of nuclear safety in its two aspects: technological safety and awareness and commitment.

And with this, gain acceptance and respect for the importance of using established safety principles and standards.

THis course includes the following topics: 

Module 1: Nuclear security and defence.

Define the concept of nuclear safety and defence in depth.

Identify the fundamentals of nuclear safety and defence in depth:

o Barriers and safety levels

o Safety in design

o Built-in security

o Safety in operation

Module 2: Safety assessments and safety margins.

Identify risk assessment models:

o Deterministic

o Probabilistic

Define the concepts of design basis and license basis.

Module 3: Introduction to the safety culture.

Define the concept of safety culture.

Describe the attributes of safety culture.

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