The training course on the fundamentals of nuclear material accounting was organized in ANRA from 27 February to 3 March 2017 in frameworks of the US DOE/National Nuclear Security Administration International Safeguards and Engagement Program (INSEP).
The training course was intended for the specialists responsible for nuclear materials accounting at ANRA, Armenian NPP, Ministry of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources of RA, National Institute of Metrology, Yerevan State University Nuclear Physics Department, “Rendering Harmless Radioactive Waste” CJS, Institute for Physical Research of National Academy of Sciences of Armenia, National Science Laboratory after A. I. Alikhanian (Yerevan Physics Institute).
During the training course, the US experts introduced IAEA requirements to the state system of accounting for and control of nuclear materials and implementation of accounting for and control of nuclear materials on the facility level and on the state level. Practical exercises were carried out during the training course as well.
Certificates were awarded to the participants at the end of the training course.