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Public Involvement in Operator Licensing

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Date Description
05/06/2014

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Operator Licensing Focus Group to discuss a number of issues related to operator training and the initial examination process.

04/26/2012

The NRC staff conducted a public periodic coordination meeting with representatives from the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) on training related issues.

12/08/2011

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Independent Panel to discuss a number of issues related to operator training and the initial examination process.

05/11/2011

The NRC staff conducted a public periodic coordination meeting with representatives from the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) on training related issues.

11/15/2010

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Independent Panel to discuss a number of issues related to operator training and the initial examination process.

06/01/2010

The NRC staff conducted a public periodic coordination meeting with representatives from the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) on training related issues.

01/13/2010

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing to discuss a number of issues related to simulator fidelity and testing, licensed operator medical conditions, licensing operators at new reactors, and other operator licensing issues.

11/23/2009

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) to discuss eligibility criteria for initial training and qualification of licensed operators.

07/13/2009

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) to discuss Initial training and qualification of licensed operator guidelines.

05/11/2009

The NRC staff conducted a public periodic coordination meeting with representatives from the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) on training related issues.

03/19/2009

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing and the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) to discuss a number of issues related to operator training, the initial examination process, and plant-referenced simulator testing/fidelity.

10/08/2008

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing and the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) to discuss a number of issues related to operator training, the initial examination process, and plant-referenced simulator testing/fidelity.

04/10/2008

The NRC staff conducted its Annual Coordination Meeting with the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations(INPO) to discuss various training-related topics.

12/11/2007

The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing and the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) to discuss a number of issues related to operator training, the initial examination process, and plant-referenced simulator testing / fidelity.

08/24/2007 The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing, the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI), and the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) to discuss a number of issues related to operator training, the initial examination process, plant-referenced simulator testing and fidelity, and operator requalification examinations.
08/08-09/2007 The NRC staff participated in an industry-sponsored seminar to discuss licensed operator medical issues.
05/17/2007 The NRC conducted its Annual Coordination Meeting with the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations(INPO) to discuss various training-related topics.
09/28/2006 The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing, the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI), and the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) to discuss a number of issues related to operator training, the initial examination process, plant-referenced simulator testing and fidelity, and operator requalification examinations.
05/10/2006 The NRC conducted its Annual Coordination Meeting with the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations(INPO) to discuss various training-related topics.
11/30/2005 The NRC staff conducted a public meeting with representatives from the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing, the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI), and the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) to discuss a number of issues related to operator training, the initial examination process, plant-referenced simulator testing and fidelity, and operator requalification examinations.
07/12/2005 Public meeting with the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO), members of the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing, and various facility representatives to discuss plant-referenced simulator testing and fidelity.
06/17/2005 The NRC conducted its Annual Coordination Meeting with the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) to discuss various training-related topics.
04/05/2005 Public meeting with the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing, the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI), the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO), members of the ANS 3.5 Working Group, and various facility representatives to discuss plant-referenced simulator testing and fidelity
01/27/2005 Public meeting with the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing sponsored by the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI); Revision 9 of NUREG-1021, "Operator Licensing Examination Standards for Power Reactors," and other issues
05/18/2004 Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO); Annual Coordination Meeting
04/07/2004 Public meeting with the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing sponsored by the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI); Draft Revision 9 of NUREG-1021, "Operator Licensing Examination Standards for Power Reactors," and other issues
11/25/2003 Public meeting with the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing sponsored by the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI); Draft Revision 9 of NUREG-1021, "Operator Licensing Examination Standards for Power Reactors," and other issues
08/08/2003 Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO); Annual Coordination Meeting
08/07/2003 Public meeting with the Industry Focus Group on Operator Licensing sponsored by the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI); Draft Revision 9 of NUREG-1021, "Operator Licensing Examination Standards for Power Reactors," and other issues
02/19/2003 National workshop sponsored by the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) to discuss proposed changes in the initial operator licensing examination process and the recent rule change related to the use and testing of power plant simulators.
10/04/2002 Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Operator Licensing Focus Group; Continuing 10 CFR 55 Implementation Issues
  • Meeting Summary
  • 08/29/2002 Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Operator Licensing Focus Group; Continuing 10 CFR 55 Implementation Issues
    04/10/2002 Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO); Annual Coordination Meeting
    02/27/2002 Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Operator Licensing Focus Group; Continuing 10 CFR 55 Implementation Issues
    08/16/2001 Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Operator Licensing Focus Group; Continuing 10 CFR 55 Implementation Issues
    04/11/2001 Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO); Annual Coordination Meeting
    02/09/2001 NEI Operator Licensing Focus Group; Continuing 10 CFR 55 Implementation Issues
    08/16/2000 NEI Operator Licensing Focus Group; Continuing 10 CFR 55 Implementation Issues
    04/26/2000 NEI Operator Licensing Focus Group; Continuing 10 CFR 55 Implementation Issues
    02/17-18/2000 National NEI/Utility Workshop; 10 CFR 55 Rule Change Implementation
    12/16/1999 NEI/INPO; Long-Term Change Options for the Operator Licensing Program
    11/04/1999 NEI Operator Licensing Focus Group; NUREG-1021 Implementation Issues

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