Monday, 12th September 2016
9.00 a.m. – 12.15 a.m.
  Session 1: Legal framework, regulation and guideliness
Safety of radioactive waste and spent fuel management, The EU waste directive: structure, content and implementation guidance, The EU basic safety standards directive, Decommissioning programme of the JRC.
Monday, 12th September 2016
1.30 p.m. – 5.15 p.m.
  Session 2: Characterization and Clearance
Non-destructive control of radioactive waste packages, Assessment of Alpha emitters' content in radioactive waste, Waste and materials' characterization systems, Practical exercises.
Tuesday, 13th September 2016
9.00 a.m. – 12.30 a.m.
  Session 3: Radiation Protection
Occupational exposure and categorization of workers in nuclear facilities, Environmental radiation protection in D&WM, WM and Radiation protection issues related to nuclear facility, Practical exercises.
Tuesday, 13th September 2016
2.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.
  Session 4: Visit of JRC-ISPRA Decommissioning facilities
Wednesday, 14th September 2016
9.00 a.m. – 12.15 a.m
  Session 5: Operational ND&WM Experience
Operational Decommissioning experience in Germany and U.K., Dutch management of radioactive waste, JRC approach in compliance the Italian legislation, Examples of sentencing waste, Requirements for transport of radioactive and nuclear material waste.
Wednesday, 14th September 2016
1.30 p.m. – 4.45 p.m.
  Session 6: Licensing, Communication and stakeholder's engagement in ND&WM
Licensing for ND&WM, Stakeholder's engagement, Activities of OECD in ND&WM, Communication and aspects in D&WM programme.
Thursday, 15th September 2016
8.00 a.m. – 6.30 p.m.
  Session 7: Visit to Trino Vercellese (SOGIN)
Decommissioning programme in Italy, Final waste packaging for disposal, SOGIN Facilities.
Friday, 16thSeptember 2016
9.00 a.m. – 12.30 a.m.
  Session 8: Education/Training and R&D for ND&WM
Nucleonica applications for radioactive waste management and decommissioning, E&T programmes in UK, experience of Birmingham University, theme on the assessment of spent fuel for direct disposal, EC JRC support to ND&WM project cluster.
Friday, 16thSeptember 2016
2.00 a.m. – 4.00 a.m.
  Closing Session