The training course provides the main elements of the VVER design and operational safety principles and requirements, as well as their implementation with regards of the regulatory safety review. The lecturers have a wide national and international experience in VVER safety assessment and licensing as well as the safety evaluation of Generation III reactors. The training session will include: ▪ Plenary sessions dedicated to lectures and discussions on common topics, ▪ Case-study sessions for practical training the ability for review and assessment of safety related documents and safety cases. A number of practical exercises will take place during the week in which participants will work in groups to address issues related to the subject matters being presented. Note: The two modules (module 1 “VVER Design and Operational Safety” and module 2 “Regulatory Review of VVER Accident Analysis Results”) are stand-alone and participants can attend both or either modules.