Department-Wide Quality Assurance Functional Area Qualification Standard
When regulations, DOE directives or guides, or other industry standards
are referenced in the Qualification Standard, the most recent revision
should be used.
QA PROGRAM, MANAGEMENT
QA personnel shall demonstrate a working level of knowledge of DOE QA
policy, programs, processes, and regulatory requirements contained in:
DOE O 414.1A, Quality Assurance
10 CFR 830, Subpart A, Quality Assurance
Office of Price-Anderson Enforcement Procedures and Guidance
10 CFR 820, Procedural Rules for DOE Nuclear Activities
Supporting Knowledge and/or Skills
Discuss the purpose and scope of the Price-Anderson Amendments Act
and its applicability to the DOE's QA activities.
Discuss the purpose, interrelationships, and importance of DOE Policy
450.4, Safety Management System Policy, DOE Policy 450.5, Line
Environment, Safety and Health Oversight, DOE O 414.1A, Quality
Assurance, and 10 CFR 830, Subpart A, Quality Assurance.
Discuss the DOE and contractor requirements and responsibilities for
development, review, approval, and implementation of QAPs.
Discuss the process for obtaining an exemption to DOE O 414.1A,
Quality Assurance and 10 CFR 830, Subpart A, Quality Assurance.
Discuss the requirements of DOE O 414.1A, Quality Assurance and 10
CFR 830, Subpart A, Quality Assurance.
Referring to DOE Guide 414.1-2, Quality Assurance Management
System Guide for use with DOE O 414.1A and 10 CFR 830, Subpart A,
discuss the implementation of an effective Quality Assurance Program