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The purpose of the training is to transfer nuclear education to newcomer countries through building competences of faculty members and administration of local universities in the field of nuclear and radiation technology application in industry and education

In implementing the Train-The-Trainer courses Rosatom Technical Academy cooperates extensively with ROSATOM core nuclear universities and brings you a wide geography of competencies, facilities and human capital in power and non-power applications of nuclear technologies and methodology of nuclear education.

2020 training events:

1. Training course “Medical Applications of Nuclear Technologies and Related Educational Programmes”
  • Training course “Medical Applications of Nuclear Technologies and Related Educational Programmes

The course will be held from 13 July to 24 July 2020 in Obninsk, Russia.

The course “Medical applications of nuclear technologies and related educational programs“ will be organized for medical specialists, teachers and students of various specialties of institutes and universities of countries that are entering the path of using nuclear technologies. This training course is organized by the ROSATOM Technical Academy for the first time and will be the first one in a series of events on fundamental and practical applications of nuclear and radiation technologies in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases in humans.

The course program includes lectures on the production of radioisotopes, technologies for the synthesis of radiopharmaceuticals based on them, the use of radiopharmaceuticals in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, technologies for diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy of tumors, the formation of educational programs for academic and postgraduate education of specialists in radiation technologies for medicine.

The course program includes technical tours to the largest cancer center in Russia, nuclear-physical and radiochemical enterprises that develop programs for the use of nuclear and radiation technologies for medicine.

Main Topics:

  • General issues of the medical application of nuclear and radiation technologies;
  • The state and prospects of nuclear medicine development;
  • Application of nuclear and radiation technologies in radiation therapy of tumors;
  • Application of nuclear technologies for in vitro diagnostic methods;
  • Educational programmes at the academic and postgraduate levels of training for centers of high-tech medicine in Russia and other countries.

The Course’s working language is English.

A limited number of grants have been allocated to support participants – 15.

The grant consists of an economy-class flight ticket to the course venue and back and a hotel (bed + breakfast) for the duration of the course. The selection process has been applied.

To apply please send duly filled Form A and Form B  to the participants coordinator Ms. Natalia MATAEVA NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru

Application deadline:  5 April 2020.

Dates:  13 July to 24 July 2020

Duration: 72 academic hours

Venue: 21 Kurchatov str., Obninsk, Russia

Organizers:

  • Rosatom Tech – Natalia MATAEVA, NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru
2. Training course “NPPs with SMR: Main Aspects and Life-cycle”
  • Training course “NPPs with SMR: Main Aspects and Life-cycle”

The course will be held from 9 November to 20 November 2020 in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.

Small and medium power nuclear power plants is an effective option for the development of nuclear energy in the decentralized energy supply zone, providing energy security, solution to basic socio-economic problems and development of remote areas. The learners who have mastered the training course will have general technical competence in the field of nuclear energy, including on the subject of NPPs with SMR, as well as skills to analyze design documentation.

Lectures are given by the most qualified teachers of NNSTU n.a. R.E. Alekseev with the specialists involved on some matters from the Joint Stock Company «Afrikantov OKB Mechanical Engineering» (JSC «Afrikantov OKBM»), which is the chief designer of reactor for small and medium floating nuclear power plants and regional nuclear energy.

Practical and laboratory classes are realized using a multidisciplinary complex of laboratory and research stands JSC «Afrikantov OKBM» basic laboratory «Reactor hydrodynamics», where research is realizes to optimize the design of advanced fuel assemblies of nuclear reactors and increase their unit capacity, experimental complex for the study of mixing of non-isothermal flows for verification of CFD-codes with a capacity of 1.5 megawatt, research laboratory «Technology and thermophysics of liquid metal coolants» for research of heat-exchange in the heavy liquid metal coolant (HLMC), specific emergency situations in circuits with HMLC, development of technologies for creating installations and equipment for fast neutron reactors cooled by heavy liquid metal coolants.

Main Topics:

  • Nuclear plants with advanced SMR;
  • Design and technological solutions for SMR;
  • Development prospects and application of NPPs with SMR;
  • SMR for promising nuclear floating thermal power plants and vessels;
  • Floating energy blocks: current status and options for future projects. Marine atomic water desalination complexes using energy modules with SMR;
  • Probabilistic safety analysis of the first level of a floating nuclear power plant with a KLT-40S reactor;
  • Risks of nuclear power projects: approaches to classification and management. Issues of civil liability for nuclear damage during the construction and operation of SMR. Providing physical protection for transportable NPPs with SMR;
  • Structural elements of reactors and basic equipment of NPPs with SMR;
  • Basic principles of nuclear power plant management.

The Course’s working language is English.

A limited number of grants have been allocated to support participants – 10.

The grant consists of an economy-class flight ticket to the course venue and back and a hotel (bed + breakfast) for the duration of the course. The selection process has been applied.

To apply please send duly filled Form A and Form B to the participants coordinator Ms. Natalia MATAEVA NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru

Application deadline:  30 April 2020.

Dates:  9 November to 20 November 2020

Duration: 72 academic hours

Venue: NNSTU, Minin St., 24, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Organizers:

  • Rosatom Tech – Natalia MATAEVA, NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru
  • NNSTU – Sergey Borodin, ftf@nntu.ru
3. Training course “Multipurpose Irradiation Centre as a Component of Centre of Nuclear Science and Technology”
  • Training course “Multipurpose Irradiation Centre as a Component of Centre of Nuclear Science and Technology”

The course will be held from 3 August to 8 August 2020 in Ekaterinburg, Russia

The Department of Experimental Physics of the Ural Federal University provides educational programs in the areas of nuclear instrumentation, civil radiation technology application, radiation safety technologies, biomedical engineering. Educational and scientific projects based on modern accelerators of charge particles – proton cyclotron TR-24 (Canada) and linear electron accelerator (Russia).

The course is focused on main application fields of electron beam based radiation processing facilities.

Main Topics:

  • Physical, Chemical and Biological Basics of Radiation Technologies;
  • Multipurpose Irradiation Centre as the Component of CNST;
  • IAEA Recommendation and National Standards for Food, Medical Materials and Polymers Irradiation;
  • Metrology of Radiation Sources and Radiation Safety (with Practice);
  • Dose Mapping in Radiation Processing (with Practice);
  • Process Control on Electron Beam Facilities (with Practice);

The Course’s working language is English.

A limited number of grants have been allocated to support participants – 15.

The grant consists of an economy-class flight ticket to the course venue and back and a hotel (bed + breakfast) for the duration of the course. The selection process has been applied.

More information about the Course you can find here, please →follow the link←.

To apply please send duly filled Form A and Form B to the participants coordinator Ms. Natalia MATAEVA NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ruor follow the link.

Application deadline:  19 April 2020.

Dates: 3 August to 8 August 2020

Duration: 36 academic hours

Venue: Ural Federal University, 19 Mira St., Ekaterinburg, Russia

Organizers:

  • Rosatom Tech – Natalia MATAEVA, NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru
  • UrFU – Iana Vysotskaia, yana.aymasheva@gmail.com
4. Training course “Research Reactors and Cyclotrons. Application, Infrastructure, Educational Programmes”
  • Training course “Research Reactors and Cyclotrons. Application, Infrastructure, Educational Programmes”

The course will be held from 21 September to 2 October 2020 in Tomsk, Russia.

The course is aimed at professors, lecturers and researchers involved in initiation or development of nuclear curricula in universities of countries embarking on nuclear programmes, in particular, seeking to develop Centres of Nuclear Science and Technology with a research reactor and a cyclotron.

Main Topics

  • Research Reactor and its Differences from the Power Reactor;
  • Cyclotron Principal Design and Basic Principles of Operation;
  • Modern Research Reactor and Cyclotron Technologies and Advancements;
  • The Support of International Organizations to the Development of Radiation Technologies;
  • Radiation Safety of Ionizing Radiation Sources;
  • National Nuclear Infrastructure for Establishing a Centre for Nuclear Science and Technology;
  • Research Reactor and Cyclotron Capabilities and Application. Investment in the Future;
  • Methodology of the Use of a Research Reactor and a Cyclotron Training in Education Process;
  • Facility Specific Training.

The Course’s working language is English.

A limited number of grants have been allocated to support participants – 15.

The grant consists of an economy-class flight ticket to the course venue and back and a hotel (bed + breakfast) for the duration of the course. The selection process has been applied.

To apply please send duly filled Form A and Form B to the participants coordinator Ms. Natalia MATAEVA NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru

Application deadline: 30 April 2020.

Dates:  21 September to 2 October 2020

Duration: 72 academic hours

Venue: Tomsk Polytechnic University, 30 Lenin Av., Tomsk, Russia

Organizers:

  • Rosatom Tech – Natalia MATAEVA, NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru
  • TPU – Vera Verkhoturova, verhoturova@tpu.ru
5. Training course “Operation Issues of the Turbine Island for NPP with VVER”
  • Training course “Operation Issues of the Turbine Island for NPP with VVER”

The course will be held from 26 October to 6 November 2020 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia

The aim of Program is to train professors and specialists from new entrant countries who would like to use Nuclear Power. If you would like to know the main design and operational issues of steam turbines, feed water heaters, Turbine Island auxiliary equipment and also steam turbine piping and valves for Russian VVER NPP technology – this Program is for you. Introductory training on Leningradskaya NPP also included into the Program for fastening your skills in operation issues. Our professors from Saint-Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russia, have a wealth of experience in design and operational issues of VVER steam turbines.

Main Topics:

  • Nuclear Power Plant Flow Sheet;
  • Steam Turbines Technological Diagrams;
  • Design of Steam Turbines;
  • Operation Issues of Steam Turbines;
  • Design of Feed Water Heaters;
  • Operation Issues of Feed Water Heaters;
  • Design of Turbine Island Auxiliary Equipment;
  • Operation Issues of Turbine Island Auxiliary Equipment;
  • Steam Turbines Piping and Valves;
  • Introductory Training (Leningradskaya NPP).

The Course’s working language is English.

A limited number of grants have been allocated to support participants – 15.

The grant consists of an economy-class flight ticket to the course venue and back and a hotel (bed + breakfast) for the duration of the course. The selection process has been applied.

Applicants who have not received a grant can take part in the course at their own expense (self-payment of air tickets and accommodation by the participant).

To apply please send duly filled Form A and Form B to the participants coordinator Ms. Natalia MATAEVA NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru

Application deadline:  30 April 2020.

Dates: 26 October to 6 November 2020

Duration: 72 academic hours

Venue: SPbPU, 29Polytechnicheskaya, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Organizers:

6. International ROSATOM School on Nuclear Capacity Building
  • International ROSATOM School on Nuclear Capacity Building

The course will be held from 12 October to 23 October 2020 in Voronezh, Russia

Target audience: faculty and management of universities, instructors of training organizations, heads of departments of the nuclear industry for training personnel.

School Objectives:

  • to help participants expand their knowledge in the development and implementation of educational programs in nuclear education, the methodology of a systematic approach to teaching, modern methods and approaches to adult learning, and the issues of practical training in nuclear education (the use of facilities, simulators, mock-ups, etc.);
  • to hold a seminar to discuss world practices and problems in the field of nuclear education and staff training, interaction between the state-university industry for the development of a sustainable educational system, the role of educational organizations in social acceptability in newcomer countries;
  • to provide a platform for cooperation and networking in the field of nuclear education.

Main Topics:

  • Support for international organizations in the field of nuclear education;
  • World practices and problems in the field of nuclear education and personnel training;
  • The role of educational organizations in public acceptance in new countries;
  • Rosatom’s experience in forming human capital in partner countries;
  • State-University-industry interaction for the development of a sustainable educational system;
  • Methodology of the system approach to training;
  • Adult education and instructor competencies;
  • Cultural and generational features in learning;
  • Creation of educational programs in nuclear education;
  • Questions of practical training in nuclear education;
  • Modern training technologies in nuclear education;
  • Main features of contract nuclear power plant technologies;
  • The practical training in the preparation of the personnel of nuclear facilities;
  • Modern educational technologies in the training of staff of nuclear facilities.

The Course’s working language is English.

A limited number of grants have been allocated to support participants – 20.

The grant consists of an economy-class flight ticket to the course venue and back and a hotel (bed + breakfast) for the duration of the course. The selection process has been applied.

To apply please send duly filled Form A and Form B to the participants coordinator Ms. Natalia MATAEVA NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru

Application deadline:  30 April 2020.

Dates: 12 October to 23 October 2020

Duration: 72 academic hours

Dates: 12 October to 23 October 2020

Duration: 72 academic hours

Venue: Voronezh State University, 1 Universitetskaya pl., Voronezh, Russia

Organizers:

  • Rosatom Tech – Natalia MATAEVA, NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru
7. ISSR’2020 – International Summer School on Radiochemistry: Radioactive Waste Management
  • ISSR’2020 – International Summer School on Radiochemistry: Radioactive Waste Management

The course will be held from 13 July to 22 July 2020 in Moscow, Russia.

ISSR’2020 is designed for a wide range of specialists from universities and institutes in partner countries of The State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM.

The program of the ISSR’2020 includes lectures on radiochemical analysis, radiation hazards of radioactive waste, methods of minimization and immobilization of radioactive waste, their storage and immobilization, regulatory aspects of radioactive waste managements. Lectures will be given by leading Russian and foreign scientists and specialists ISSR’2020 also includes seminars and face-to-face trainings on contemporary radiochemistry methods, experimental exercises as well as excursions to operating radioactive waste immobilization facility.

ISSR’2020 covers the following topics:

  • Determination of radionuclide to characterize radioactive waste;
  • Immobilization methods of radioactive waste;
  • Radioactive waste management;
  • Minimization of radioactive waste streams;
  • Storage and disposal of radioactive waste.

The Course’s working language is English.

A limited number of grants have been allocated to support participants – 25.

The grant consists of a hotel (bed + breakfast) for the duration of the course and registration fee.

More information about ISSR’2020 you can find here, please →follow the link.

To apply please send duly filled Form A and Form B to the participants coordinator Ms. Natalia MATAEVA NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru or follow the link.

Application deadline:  5 April 2020.

Dates:  13 July to 22 July 2020

Duration: 72 academic hours

Venue: MSU, Faculty of Chemistry, 1, GSP-1, 1-3 Leninskiye Gory, Moscow, Russia

Organizers:

  • Rosatom Tech – Natalia MATAEVA, NIMataeva@rosatomtech.ru
  • MSU –  Albina Kuznetsova, albina.a.gallyamova@gmail.com