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Award for Nuclear Industry Awareness (ANIA)
The Award has been primarily designed to meet the needs of apprentices and all other personnel new to the nuclear sector, who need to gain a foundation level of understanding of the nuclear industry into which they will be starting their employment. The Award will also benefit those in the industry who want to have a broader awareness and wish to gain recognition of their knowledge of the nuclear sector.
The Award for Nuclear Industry Awareness (ANIA) is an online, level 2 qualification that is an estimated at around 70 guided learner hours. Assessment is via a written examination taken at an approved examination centre.
The ANIA course comprises of three units:
Unit One: History and development of the nuclear industryThe aim of this unit is to provide an awareness of the history and development of the nuclear industry, security within nuclear sites, the UK nuclear stakeholders and behavioural expectations of employers.
Unit Two: Fundamentals of nuclear scienceThe aim of this unit is to provide a foundation in the scientific concepts and principles associated with atomic structure, radioactivity, ionising radiation, the detection of ionising radiation and its hazards.
Unit Three: Application of nuclear energy and waste managementThe aim of this unit is to provide an understanding of the application of nuclear energy. It also covers the management of the waste generated and emergency procedures.
DeliveryOur online learning platform (Nuclear Training Network) allows you to take your courses at a time when it’s convenient for you each week. You can work around your busy schedule.
Pricing£495 + VAT per learner
£375 + VAT per learner for NSAN members
AssessmentThe assessment date is selected at registration.
This course is perfect for new entrants including apprentices, graduates and those transitioning from other sectors to gain a foundation level of understanding into the sector as they start their career.FactsheetRecord Interest Contact Us
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