Can we grandfather training requirements for existing maintenance employees? Is
refresher training required for maintenance workers?
Initial and refresher training; documentation requirements; and grandfather provisions for
training of employees operating a process have been extended to workers responsible for
maintaining the process, except that the content of the training differs.
If subcontractors are performing an installation, are DOE contractors required to
implement a quality assurance program to monitor the activities of these
DOE contractors are responsible for ensuring that equipment is installed consistent with
design specifications and manufacturer instructions. Providing such assurance may
require contractors to be involved in the review, inspection, certification, and quality
assurance of work performed by their subcontractors.