The IRDP has successfully developed and delivered various training modules for members that covers Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) and Research and Test Reactors (RTRs) in regulatory program areas of Inspections, Regulatory Reviews, Safety Management and Fundamentals, Regulatory Agency Infrastructure Development and more. The IRDP staff of experienced nuclear professionals, consisting of former NRC managers, senior nuclear industry professionals, and academia, is highly qualified to provide expert leadership and consultation services in all regulatory program areas; and reactor designs including advanced reactors.
The table below shows a list of courses and workshops that IRDP has developed/delivered since 2009. In general, training courses involve formal classroom instruction/lectures with breakout sessions designed to reinforce the lecture material. Workshops typically involve a mix of classroom instruction with practical exercises or breakout sessions. Workshops are structured to be less formal with more emphasis on developing an understanding of the presented material. All courses/workshops can be easily modified in scope and duration to meet the individual needs of IRDP members.