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Introduction to Process Safety

LCT International, In London (+2 locations)
4 days
4,250 GBP excl. VAT
Next course start
24 June, 2024 (+5 start dates)
Course delivery
Classroom, Virtual Classroom
4 days
4,250 GBP excl. VAT
Next course start
24 June, 2024 (+5 start dates)
Course delivery
Classroom, Virtual Classroom
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Suitability - Who should attend?

Who should attend?

  • Technical, commercial, and management staff that require a high-level technical overview of process safety in the hydrocarbon processing industry
  • Personnel within the industry
  • Technical support staff entering the industry
  • Technical staff who want to expand their understanding of the industry
  • Anyone who would like to develop a broad understanding of process safety

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • Define process safety and the human, environmental, and business consequences of poor process safety
  • Apply a simple model for analysing process safety incidents
  • Describe process safety hazards and risk
  • Describe the elements of a modern process safety management system and how such systems are organised
  • The final objective at the end of the course is to create a broad understanding of the tools and problem-solving techniques used in process safety. The delegates should achieve the following four key learning outcomes

Training Course Content

This Introduction to Process Safety course will cover:

Hazards of Hydrocarbon

  • Hazards of the Loss of Containment of Liquid Hydrocarbons
  • Hydrocarbon Gas Leaks – Dispersion and Detection
  • Hydrocarbon Ignition
  • Hydrocarbon Fires
  • Hydrocarbon Explosions

Importance of Process Safety

  • Importance of process safety
  • Process safety in design
  • Asset integrity
  • A review of some of the major process safety incidents in the industry and Lessons learned
  • Using incident data to make risk-based decisions

Process Safety Protection systems

  • Inherently Safe Design (ISD)
  • Active protection systems
  • Passive protection systems
  • Procedural protective systems
  • Layers of Protection

Process Monitoring and Control

  • Fire and Gas Detection
  • Alarm systems
  • SIL levels and safety instrumented systems
  • Control loops e.g. anti-surge control
  • Shutdown and Suppression systems

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London Corporate Training
3 Shortlands, Hammersmith
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