Nuclear Security Threats and Risks: Material and Facilities

This e-learning module is designed to give learners a basic overview of nuclear security threats and risks for material and facilities, including topics such as threat assessment and planning; roles and responsibilities; coordinating assessment activities; and threat-based approaches to designing security. The target audience consists of all organizations and personnel with nuclear security prevention, detection, and response responsibilities. This includes: customs, border security, law enforcement agencies, intelligence agencies, security services, technical support organizations, response organizations, regulators, and operators.

Course syllabus:

  1. Nuclear security threats

  2. Threat assessment and planning

  3. Roles and responsibilities

  4. Coordinating assessment activities

  5. Threat-based approaches to designing security