This course covers the most popular Process Hazard Evaluation technique, i.e. HAZOP Study, and covers the objectives of the HAZOP study, scope and methodology. Participants will learn both the principles of HAZOP and will be introduced to HAZOP worksheets with suitable software. Advanced topics will be covered on the 4th day, in order to equip the participants with adequate skills to be able to actively contribute to HAZOP studies or lead such studies.
Course Structure: 8 modules of 2 hours each, delivered over 4 days Each day will consist of 2 modules of 2 hours
Course Level: Advanced Duration: 4 days Instructor: Chandrasekhar Seethepalli
Designed for you, if you are...
A participant of a HAZOP study, from any discipline
Involved in design, engineering, operations, maintenance, HSE, technical safety and process safety management
The course is suitable for all experienced engineers or those who have previously attended a few HAZOP sessions.
How we build your confidence
The course will be taught live via instructor-led presentations, supported by real-world examples and by utilising internationally respected software tools
You will participate in a mock HAZOP workshop at the end of the course
The benefits from attending
By the end of the course you will feel confident in your understanding of:
The technique of a HAZOP study and how it fits into an overall PSM framework
The roles and responsibilities of participants, team leader and the scribe
The HAZOP technique, guide words, deviations, and applicable standards
How to actively contribute and lead a HAZOP study
Process safety management and risk assessment concepts
Example of a Process Safety Incident due to poor PHA
What is HAZOP?
HAZOP background and evolution
Primary features of HAZID / HAZOP / what-If
Application of HAZOP study
Input information requirement
Illustration of HAZOP process steps using a flow chart