Physical Protection

This course is based on IAEA guidance documents and provides an introduction to the basic principles of physical protection. In this course we will address the importance of physical protection in overall nuclear security and how to achieve it. This course is aimed at participants of face-to-face training and other human resource development activities implemented by the IAEA and its Member-States as well as interested nuclear facility personnel and the public.

Course syllabus:

  1. Threat and Target Identification

  2. Design and Evaluation of the Physical Protection System

  3. Good PPS Practices and Conclusion