HAZOP Leadership

Program code: HAZOPL

Course Outline

																		HAZOP is an abbreviated term for HAZard and OPerability study. It is a technique that identifies the potential hazards and operating issues with the design and construction of equipment and plant. The study involves the interaction of a multi-disciplinary team. The identification is carried out using a series of keywords to examine deviations and their subsequent effects on the process as a whole. Once the hazard and operability concerns are identified, appropriate actions are recommended.

This 5-day HAZOP leadership course introduces the concept of hazard assessment, process Hazard Analysis techniques and risk matrix and details of the HAZOP technique. A successful HAZOP is only possible if the study is effective. The course also covers the responsibilities of the HAZOP leader, how to manage the team, the results and recommendations of the HAZOP study. Also, participants will undertake a range of project team roles to give them the opportunity to practice the HAZOP process. 


Course Objectives

																		Participants will:
•	 Become familiar with the concepts of a HAZOP study    
•	 Understand the principles and methodology of a HAZOP study    
•	 Understand the requirements of management, preparation, planning, HAZOP team, documentation, as well the review of HAZOP study    
•	 Understand the methodology in conducting a process hazard review 
•	 Preparation and Organization of PHA Studies
•	 Selection of Study Nodes / Design intent of node
•	Guidelines for managing the team
•	Recording Study Results / Maintaining Quality Control
•	Management of Results and Recommendations
•	Communication of Results to Management


Assessment and Certification

																		Successful candidates will be awarded a certificate of Training from ASSP-MEC.

Target Audience

																		•	Senior company executives
•	Engineers – process, process safety, and mechanical
•	Operations and Maintenance Staff – senior operators, maintenance technicians, supervisors
•	Process reliability staff & quality control staff


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Program Duration

35 Hours
5 Days


No Prerequisite


BHD 1000.0 Convert to USD