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Mar 5,2019 - Mar 7,2019    Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This three-day course is designed to provide a better understanding of how Commercial Grade Dedication is applied in order to meet NQA-1 requirements. It is based on Revision 1 to EPRI NP-5652 and TR-102260.

Who Should Attend our Commercial Grade Dedication Class?

  • Design & Procurement Engineers
  • Buyers and Supply Chain Personnel
  • Manufacturers wanting to implement an NQA-1 program
  • Manufacturers wanting to work with someone with an NQA-1 program
  • Anyone involved in the commercial grade dedication process

You Will Learn

  • What is the purpose of Commercial Grade Dedication?
  • How is Commercial Grade Dedication performed?
  • What is needed to start the process?
  • Technical Evaluation
  • Identifying the Safety Function
  • Identifying Critical Characteristics
  • Acceptance Planning
  • Engaging Restrictive “Reasonable Assurance"
  • Sample Selection Methodology
  • Supplier Dedication Oversight
  • What makes up a Lot/Batch?
  • Production Tractability
  • How to Determine a Sampling Plan
  • Hands on Development of CGDS
  • Overview of Commercial Grade Dedication Process of Computer Program and Digital Equipment
  • Challenging dedications and samples of Part 21 reports will be discussed, as well as additional evaluations of seismic sensitive components originally qualified.


You will receive a certificate of completion upon passing the exam.


Nuclear Training Institute
205 Scientific Dr
Norcross, GA 30092

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