Nuclear Power: Volume III - The Future of Nuclear Power

Course Number: R-3005
Credit: 3 PDH
Subject Matter Expert: Lee Layton, P.E.
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Overview

In Nuclear Power: Volume III - The Future of Nuclear Power, you'll learn ...

  • Explain the advantages of an AP1000 reactor
  • Describe the lineage of the EPR reactor
  • Explain the advantages of the HPM reactor design
  • Understand the advantages and disadvantages of a VHTR reactor

Overview

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Credit: 3 PDH

Length: 32 pages

This three-hour course is the third in a series of courses about the nuclear power industry. The series covers the future of the nuclear power industry including the next generation of power plants as well as the future generation of power plants being considered.

This course, Nuclear Power: Volume III - The Future of Nuclear Power, gives an overview of the types of plants that are being considered for the next generation of power plants. Some of the designs covered are already operating in experimental stages, some are modifications of current designs, and others are radical new concepts that have not been commercially validated.

Specific Knowledge or Skill Obtained

This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Explain the advantages of an AP1000 reactor
  • Describe the lineage of the EPR reactor
  • Explain the advantages of the HPM reactor design
  • Understand the advantages and disadvantages of a VHTR reactor
  • Explain how a SCWR reactor works
  • Explain how a MSR reactor works
  • Explain how a GFR reactor works
  • Explain how an SFR reactor works
  • Explain how a LFR reactor works

Certificate of Completion

You will be able to immediately print a certificate of completion after passing a multiple-choice quiz consisting of 20 questions. PDH credits are not awarded until the course is completed and quiz is passed.

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