Training is provided by developers and expert users from the ORNL team. Courses provide a review of theory, description of capabilities and limitations of the software, and hands-on experience running problems of varying levels of complexity.
All attendees for the SCALE training courses must be licensed users of SCALE 6.2, which is available from ORNL/RSICC, the OECD/NEA Data Bank in France, and the RIST/NUCIS in Japan. All attendees for the VERA training course must be licensed users of VERA. All currently scheduled training courses are described below.
Course Dates and Descriptions
The next training block at Oak Ridge National Laboratory will be held January 28 – March 1, 2019. The course schedule is listed below. Please review the registration fee information here. Register here for SCALE training courses. Register here for the VERA Workshop and Users' Group Training.
January 28 - February 1, 2019 (Mon - Thurs: 8am-5pm; Fri: 8am-noon)
Source Terms and Radiation Shielding for Spent Fuel Transportation and Storage Applications
February 11 - 15, 2019 (Mon - Fri: 8am-5pm)
VERA Workshop and Users' Group Training
February 18 - 22, 2019 (Mon - Thurs: 8am-5pm; Fri: 8am-noon)
SCALE Criticality Safety Calculations
February 25 - March 1, 2019 (Mon - Thurs: 8am-5pm; Fri: 8am-noon)
Nuclear Data Fundamentals and AMPX Libraries Generation Course
The next training block at NEA Data Bank in France will be held March 4 - March 15, 2019. The course schedule is listed below. Registration is open at http://www.oecd-nea.org/dbcps/training-courses/.
March 4 - 8, 2019 (Mon - Thurs: 9am-6pm; Fri: 9am-1pm)
SCALE Criticality Safety and Radiation Shielding
March 11 - 15, 2019 (Mon - Thurs: 9am-6pm; Fri: 9am-1pm)
SCALE/ORIGEN Standalone Fuel Depletion, Activation, and Source Term Analysis Course