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BWR/4 Course

     Independent Study

The BWR/4 technology course is designed to provide the student with a general familiarity with the mechanical instrumentation and control, and protective systems of the General Electric BWR/4 design. At the end of this course each student should have achieved a basic understanding of the following:

Major process systems, purposes, normal system configuration, and safety related flow paths

Major process instrumentation systems terminology, including selected interlocks and protection functions.

PRA concerns in a change to the level of plant safety/risk as a result of system or component unavailability

Course Length: 35 hours

Course Manager: Kay Foster

Course Timeline:

Prerequisite: There IS a test at the end of this course and certain REAC positions will be required to take the test.

Target Audience/Discipline: Intended for REAC Managers, REAC Reactor Analysts, and REAC Health Physicists, but others are welcome if there is room.

Scheduled Classes: There are no scheduled dates for this course.

Please note: Applications for courses will be accepted up to 1 day prior to the course date. However, the cutoff date for lodging is 7 days prior to class.

If you want to learn more about the Training Program or are interested in attending a specific course, please contact your IEMA Regional Coordinator or Lori McTaggart. Registration should be made in advance to attend any IEMA sponsored class. Walk-in registrations are only accepted if room space and course materials are available. To register for IEMA classes, please see the IEMA Online Registration and Tracking Program Page.




Exercise Information
FEMA Independent Study Program
Illinois Professional Emergency Manager Program
Illinois Professional Development Series
2013 IEMA Conference
Out-of-State Training Opportunities
Hazardous Materials Training Webpage
School & Campus Security Training
ICS 300 & 400 Training
FEMA Higher Education Project

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