Apart from co-financing PhD students e.g. at Forzuchugnscentrum Julich, budgets have been reserved in CAST for training courses and workshops for interpersonal communication of the knowledge developed in CAST. Training courses are envisaged for early-career participants and workshops for professionals outside the CAST project. The first training course is organised by Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) -Institute for Nuclear Waste Disposal (INE) and has taken place on 5 and 6 July 2016 in Karlsruhe.
The second training course is scheduled to take place in November 2017. A lecture with the plan of content has been presented at the PETRUS-ANNETTE PhD and early stage researchers conference in Lisbon in June 2017.
The first workshop has taken place on 5 and 6 October 2016 in The Netherlands (Nieuwdorp). The second workshop is scheduled to take place in Lithuania in November 2017.