Nonproliferation Portal - A multimedia platform for expanding knowledge and fostering connections across the international nonprliferation community https://nonproportal.energy.gov/index.php/ en IAEA Safeguards: From Theory to Practice https://nonproportal.energy.gov/index.php/event/iaea-safeguards-theory-practice <span>IAEA Safeguards: From Theory to Practice</span> <div> <div>Event type</div> <div> <div><a href="/index.php/taxonomy/term/11" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> </div> <span><span lang="" about="/index.php/user/151" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" content="jennifer.hart@pnnl.gov">jennifer.hart@…</span></span> <span>Mon, 03/01/2021</span> <div><time datetime="2023-03-20T04:00:00Z">Mon, 03/20/2023</time> - <time datetime="2023-03-25T03:59:59Z">Fri, 03/24/2023</time> </div> <div> <div>Location</div> <div>PNNL and nearby facilities - Richland, Washington</div> </div> <div><p>Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is hosting an in-person training course for early-and mid-career professionals and others interested in a greater understanding of nonproliferation and international safeguards concepts and engagement with safeguards experts.</p> <p><strong>Event Details:</strong></p> <ul><li><strong>Who:</strong> Early-and mid-career professionals and others seeking to further their understanding of safeguards</li> <li><strong>What:</strong> 5-day activity-based course on applied international nuclear safeguards</li> <li><strong>When:</strong> March 20-24, 2023</li> <li><strong>Where:</strong> PNNL and nearby facilities - Richland, Washington </li> <li><strong>Why:</strong> To bridge the gap between fundamental and advanced safeguards courses through an intermediate-focused applied safeguards course </li> </ul><p><strong><span><span><span><span><span>Prerequisites </span></span></span></span></span></strong></p> <ol><li><span><span><span>Previous exposure to international safeguards, including but not limited to professional experience and/or safeguards-related courses</span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span>Willingness to complete specified required reading and videos (PNNL to provide access)</span></span></span></li> </ol><p><strong>Course Objectives: </strong><span><span><span>At the completion of this course, students will have a greater understanding of the following topics and be able to apply them in their future work activities:</span></span></span></p> <ol><li><span><span><span>Introduction to nuclear nonproliferation and international safeguards </span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span>Legal basis of international safeguards </span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span>Basic concepts of the nuclear fuel cycle</span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span>Safeguards objectives and approach</span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span>International safeguards implementation at facilities (technologies, techniques, and equipment)</span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span>Safeguards conclusions, state-level concept, and state evaluation process</span></span></span></li> </ol><p><strong><span><span><span><span><span>Course Structure: </span></span></span></span></span></strong><span><span><span><span><span><span>This 5-day course features seminars, tabletop exercises, and other interactive group activities, such as those listed below. A final agenda will be provided to students selected for the course.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <ul><li><span><span><span><strong><span><span><span>Nuclear Fuel Cycle Mapping Exercise: </span></span></span></strong><span><span><span>Identify relevant fuel cycle information from a draft state evaluation report to complete the fuel cycle and map facilities and nuclear material flow. </span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span><strong><span><span><span>Virtual Design Information Verification: </span></span></span></strong><span><span>Review operator declarations, verify facility design and layout, and analyze the data to confirm accuracy of the declaration. </span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span><strong><span><span>Facility-Level Safeguards Implementation: </span></span></strong><span><span><span>Perform a diversion pathway analysis to analyze proliferation/diversion pathways and establish and prioritize technical objectives. Identify key safeguards measures/activities for facility-level implementation and illustrate how containment/surveillance measures help verify operator records and systems.</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span><strong><span><span>State Evaluation</span></span></strong><span><span><span>: Learn the techniques the International Atomic Energy Agency uses to evaluate a state’s nuclear fuel cycle and implement safeguards. Participate in a virtual State Evaluation Group and use industry tools and techniques to evaluate safeguards implementation. </span></span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul><p><strong><span><span><span>Send questions regarding logistics or course content to </span><a href="mailto:SafeguardsCourse@pnnl.gov"><span>SafeguardsCourse@pnnl.gov</span></a><span>.</span></span></span></strong></p></div> <div> <div>Application Form</div> <div><form class="webform-submission-form webform-submission-add-form webform-submission-pnnl-course-application-form webform-submission-pnnl-course-application-add-form webform-submission-pnnl-course-application-node-226-form webform-submission-pnnl-course-application-node-226-add-form js-webform-details-toggle webform-details-toggle" data-drupal-selector="webform-submission-pnnl-course-application-node-226-add-form" action="/index.php/rss.xml" method="post" id="webform-submission-pnnl-course-application-node-226-add-form" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div 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