Education and Training Working Group
Aims & Objectives
NAFEMS Education and Training Working Group has three main tasks. These are:
- To produce educational documents
- To oversee the Professional Simulation Engineer (PSE) scheme
- To accredit training courses and to monitor their delivery
Technical Areas Covered
All educational aspects of FE and CFD technology
Terms of Reference
The NAFEMS Education and Training Working Group (ETWG) is formed to examine the education and training needs for all numerical analysts and to provide information and documents to satisfy these needs.
To provide the educational and training material to satisfy the requirements of:
(i) Less-experienced analysts, to enable them to produce reliable and accurate numerical predictions.
(ii) More-experienced analysts, to enable them to extend their area of expertise and to share their knowledge and expertise with the wider community.
Accreditation of Courses:
The ETWG is responsible for accrediting courses run by NAFEMS and other external agencies. A formal NAFEMS accreditation procedure will be followed. If appropriate, the ETWG will issue guidelines for the technical content and assessment methods of accredited courses.
Professional Simulation Engineer Scheme:
The ETWG is responsible for monitoring the Professional Simulation Engineer (PSE) Scheme and the requirements for continuous professional development.