ERIC Number: ED192090
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Nuclear Technology Series. Course 6: Instrumentation and Control of Reactors and Plant Systems.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.
This technical specialty course is one of thirty-five courses designed for use by two-year postsecondary institutions in five nuclear technician curriculum areas: (1) radiation protection technician, (2) nuclear instrumentation and control technician, (3) nuclear materials processing technician, (4) nuclear quality-assurance/quality-control technician, and (5) nuclear reactor (plant) operator trainee. This course, Instrumentation and Control of Reactors and Plant Systems, contains six modules: Neutron Monitoring Systems, Neutron Sensors, Neutron Flux Signal Conditioning, Control Rod Drives and Indicating Systems, Instrumentation Power Supplies, and Installation of Instrumentation Systems. Each module follows a typical format including the following sections: introduction, module prerequisites, objectives, subject matter, exercises, materials, procedures, data tables, reference materials, and tests. (A master index and suggested program planning guide are also available--see CE 026 856 and CE 026 639-643.) (LRA)
Descriptors: Instrumentation, Instrumentation Technicians, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Nuclear Energy, Postsecondary Education, Quality Control, Technical Education, Technical Occupations
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 4800 Lakewood Dr., Suite 5, Waco, TX 76710 (Modules are available individually or by course; write for prices)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.
Identifiers: Control Systems (Mechanical); Nuclear Energy Occupations; Nuclear Power Plants; Nuclear Reactors; Nuclear Technology
Note: For related documents see CE 026 639-672, CE 026 7