Maynooth University Featured Masters Courses
University of Cambridge Featured Masters Courses
St George’s, University of London Featured Masters Courses
Buckinghamshire New University Featured Masters Courses
Aston University Featured Masters Courses

Course content

The Postgraduate Certificate in Nuclear Safety aims to develop a knowledge and awareness of the planning and regulations related to nuclear safety. The nuclear industry will continue to provide a significant proportion of the UK's energy needs over the next ten years and this percentage will increase as new nuclear power stations come on stream at the end of this decade and beyond. The PGCert in Nuclear Safety has been uniquely designed and is delivered from a UCLan campus, offering employees already working within the sector and assisting employer led provisions, a flexible programme to fit in around their work patterns. Access to those people from the general engineering sector is also being encouraged. UCLan has forged strong relationships with nuclear employers such as Sellafield Ltd, National Nuclear Laboratory, BAE Systems at Barrow and Westinghouse Ltd.


A variety of assessments including field visit reports and group project presentations to test the ability and knowledge in specific nuclear safety projects - directed to the preparation of and participation in student-led project presentations. The programme offers modular delivery and will include lectures, seminars and field visits. Three modules delivered by blended methodology. Upon completion, the student will receive 60 credits.

Visit the Nuclear Safety - PGCert page on the University of Central Lancashire website for more details!




Enquire About This Course

Recipient: University of Central Lancashire

* required field

Please correct the errors indicated below to send your enquiry

Your enquiry has been emailed successfully