NS 06 • HOF in design

FOH in a nuclear design project


1 day (7 hours)

Rate (per trainee):

Distance learning: 750 € ex-tax
Face to face learning: 850 € ex-tax


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  • Understand the HOF and associated issues, particularly in the nuclear industry.
  • Understand the integration of HOF in design.
  • Be able to identify a need for HOF in a project.
  • Be able to manage a HOF service in a project.


Key concepts will be declined during the training

  • HOF
  • Human risks
  • How to make work situations reliable

Content of the day


  • Key concepts covered during the training
  • Define the HOF
  • Define the HOF in the nuclear industry

Main topics of HOF in design

  • Designing buildings, technical or operational premises
  • Designing workstations
  • Definition of Human-Machine Interfaces
  • Analysis of the future organization of activities
  • Analysis of the future safety sensitive activities

The HOF integration process in the project

  • How to draft the HOF integration plan (HOFIP)
  • REX on a reference situation/facility
  • How to carry out the HOF tasks defined in the HOFIP
  • Restitution of the results

The presentation will be illustrated with examples and interactive exercises to grasp the introduced concepts.

Assessment for learning: quiz

Dedicated to

  • Business Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Safety Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Any person in charge of writing specifications or involved in a design project.


Knowledge in the nuclear industry