Simulation Facility [Energy] Law and Legal Definition

According to 10 CFR 55.4 [Title 10 – Energy; Chapter I -- Nuclear Regulatory Commission; Part 55 -- Operators' Licenses; Subpart A -- General Provisions], the term simulation facility means “one or more of the following components, alone or in combination: used for either the partial conduct of operating tests for operators, senior operators, and license applicants, or to establish on-the-job training and experience prerequisites for operator license eligibility:

(1) A plant-referenced simulator;

(2) A Commission-approved simulator under § 55.46(b) of 10 CFR; or

(3) Another simulation device, including part-task and limited scope simulation devices, approved under § 55.46(b) of 10 CFR.”