Understanding and Implementing ASME NQA-1

$1,395.00

The overall objective of this three-day course is for students to gain a working knowledge of the ASME NQA-1 standard of Quality Assurance Requirements for Nuclear Facility Applications (QA). Participants are introduced to the history, structure, and content of NQA-1. The course looks at acceptable methods for implementing an effective NQA-1 within various regulatory environments. Special topics of interest to the nuclear industry are discussed and current practices examined. These include commercial grade dedication, software QA, and use of relevant sub-parts.

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Course Description

The overall objective of this three-day course is for students to gain a working knowledge of the ASME NQA-1 standard of Quality Assurance Requirements for Nuclear Facility Applications (QA). Participants are introduced to the history, structure, and content of NQA-1. The course looks at acceptable methods for implementing an effective NQA-1 within various regulatory environments. Special topics of interest to the nuclear industry are discussed and current practices examined. These include commercial grade dedication, software QA, and use of relevant sub-parts.

Topics Discussed:

  • Regulatory requirements within the NRC and the DOE
  • Evolution and Structure of NQA-1
  • Develop an NQA-1 QA program
  • Documenting an NQA-1 program
  • Conduct, Design, and Test activities
  • Procure items and services
  • Control items and services
  • Perform assessment activities
  • Address special topics

Who Should Attend? 

Quality Engineers, Auditors, Engineers, Project Managers, Inspection Personnel, Production Supervisors, Facility Representatives, Procurement Personnel, Safety System Oversight Staff, and Assessment Personnel.

Prerequisites:

Participants must obtain a copy of ASME NQA-1–2000 or newer, Quality Assurance Requirements for Nuclear Facility Applications (QA). Copies of NQA-1 can be purchased through the ASME Publications Website. Department of Energy students should bring copies of 10 CFR 830, Subpart A – Quality Assurance Requirements and DOE O 414.1C, Quality Assurance.

Course Price: $1,395.00

Course Date: April 14-16, 2020

Instructor: Norm Moreau

Location:
205 Scientific Drive
Norcross, GA 30092
Questions: Email NTI at info@nucleartraininginstitute.com

Additional information

Ticket Type

General, Early Bird

Event Details

Start date: April 14, 2020

End date: April 16, 2020

Start time: 08:00 a.m.

End time: 17:30 p.m.

Venue: Nuclear Training Institute

Coordinates: 33.965901, -84.222474

Directions: 205 Scientific Dr. Norcross, GA 30092

Phone: 678-268-3364

Email: info@nucleartraininginstitute.com