Westinghouse Senior Reactor Operator Equivalency Certification

  • Dave Kwiatkowski, manager of Training and Operational Services, Operator Interface at Westinghouse, monitors activity and student response in the simulator.
  • Students are trained on the full-scope Westinghouse Standardized Nuclear Unit Power Plant Systems control room simulator at the Westinghouse Waltz Mill site in Madison, Pa, (U.S.); training can also be performed at customer sites.
  • The simulator’s annunciators are now controlled on the Ovation™ Distributed Control System, similar to those in the AP1000® nuclear power plant control room.
  • Instructors can assist students in becoming more comfortable with the simulator’s instrumentation and controls beginning in the classroom with desktop simulators.