ERIC Number: ED192150
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Nuclear Technology Series. Course 16: Mechanical Component Characteristics and Specifications.
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, Mechanical Component Characteristics and Specifications, contains eight modules: Pump Characteristics and Specifications, Piping Characteristics and Specifications, Valve Characteristics and Specifications, Fastener Characteristics and Specifications, Lifting and Handling Equipment Characteristics and Specifications, Rotating Equipment Characteristics and Specifications, Heat Exchanger Characteristics and Specifications, and Pressure Vessel Characteristics and Specifications. 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 guides are also available--see CE 026 856 and CE 026 639-643.) (LRA)
Descriptors: Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Mechanical Equipment, Mechanics (Process), Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Physics, 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.