Four IAEA Experts along with PCENS Faculty conducted the training, attended by 18 foreign participants form Belarus, China, Egypt, Indonesia, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Nigeria, Romania, Spain, Uzbekistan and Vietnam, said a foreign office statement issued here.
The participants expressed complete satisfaction of conduct, curriculum of the course and the excellent training facilities provided at the PCENS.
According to Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, four IAEA experts along with the PCENS
faculty conducted the workshop to evaluate the physical protection system.
As a responsible nuclear weapon state, Pakistan has taken several measures, including setting up of the PCENS
, to strengthen its nuclear security regime, at par with international best practices.
over the years has evolved into an internationally recognized institution for imparting training in the field of Nuclear Security and Physical Protection.
Pakistan's Centre for Excellence on Nuclear Security (PCENS
) is responsible for the training of employees on maintaining nuclear security standards.
in collaboration with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) organized the course titled 'International Training Course on Regulatory Authorization for Nuclear Security during the Lifetime Stages of Nuclear Facilities' from September 24 to 28, 2018.
In collaboration with IAEA, PCENS
has conducted several regional and national training courses.
Earlier on arrival at PCENS
, the Army Chief was received by Director General Strategic Plans Division Lieutenant General Mazhar Jamil.
over the years has evolved into an internationally recognised training centre in the field of nuclear security and physical protection.
Moreover, Pakistan's Centre of Excellence for Nuclear Security (PCENS
) has been fully operationalized and PCENS
and IAEA collaboration has also increased over the years, he said.
A state of the art Centre of Excellence on Nuclear Security (PCENS
) has been established, which has grown into a regional and international hub, with support of the IAEA.