- Process Safety
- Duration : 5 days
On completion participants can:
- Understand the importance of identifying and assessing risks and safety hazards
- Know what equipment and PPE to use,
- Be able to identify what precautions to take,
- Deal with emergencies and develop a safe working code of practice within the organisation.
- Understand relevant legislation
The following personnel should participate: Managers, supervisors, senior technicians and operators and those who are responsible for any type of team management or supervision in all industrial disciplines.
Day 1: Sources of risk and safety hazards when working around industrial installations:
- Development of risk management
- Company’s risk management objectives
- Hazard identification – what constitutes a hazard degree of hazard needing immediate attention limited hazards
- Case Study based on realistic examples from trainers background
- Area classification
- Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974
- The Management of Health and Safety at work Regulations 1992
- Workshop: What responsibilities to you personally have for safety within the company.
- Statutory requirements - the training you must provide
- following risk assessment - you must decide what safety procedures are necessary
- employer’s responsibility
- choosing competent contractors
- Group Activity developing an approved code of practice for your area
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- choosing and using PPE
- care, maintenance and storage of PPE
- what is portable powered equipment?
- who should test it and how often?
- workstation analysis, Work Related Upper Limb Disorders
- Equipment and facility inspection
- Developing a sound safety system including safety checks and regular audits
- Precautions and protection
- Common operations and safe mode of operation
- Define the Basics of the Permit to Work System
- Potential emergency scenarios – historical examples
- Ergonomics – principles, methods and techniques
- Involving the end users in the design process
- Health problems associated with poor ergonomics – musculoskeletal disorders, stress
- Workshop – Designing the work, work tools and the work place for greater
- efficiency and reduced risk
- Applying and implementing ergonomics