Module 1 – Radioactive Waste and Nuclear Plants Decommissioning

Module 1 – “Radioactive Waste and Nuclear Plants Decommissioning”

2 July 2018 – 6 July 2018

Scope of the present module is to provide the criteria in order to enable Chinese public officials to gain knowledge and expertise in the following fields:

  • development of radioactive waste classification system;
  • Best Available Techniques (BAT) for the treatment of radioactive waste and best practices;
  • requirements and approaches for regulating the safety of the disposal of solid radioactive waste;
  • regulatory approaches and requirements for the decommissioning of nuclear facilities.

The course sheds light on five different thematic areas: general aspects related to decommissioning, general approach to decommissioning, radioactive material management, waste management and nuclear cycle closure.