Safety and risk

Hazard identification

Tools, techniques, applications and limitations.

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Summary

Tools, techniques, applications and limitations.

This course provides an understanding and awareness of the tools and techniques available for hazard identification, where they can be applied and what limitations may exist.

Hazard identification is the first step of the risk assessment process and a hazard missed is a hazard uncontrolled.

Delegates will get equipped to be able to choose the correct technique in different situations and stages in the project lifecycle. Key techniques covered include FMEA, HAZOP and Fault Trees and Event Tree analysis.  

As an engineer you must take responsibility for controlling the hazards and risks throughout engineering processes in order to maintain safe operating procedures and minimise loss.

You will be introduced to the concept of HAZID, including the HAZID team and process, and a range of other hazard identification techniques.

The course also provides guidance on how to facilitate Hazard Identification meetings.  

Who should attend?

Managers, engineers, operators, HSE advisors and risk management practitioners.

How will I benefit?

After the workshop, you will be able to:

  • Assess the role of hazard identification in the risk management process
  • Critically review the tools and techniques available to carry out effective hazard identification at each life cycle stage
  • Design a fit-for-purpose hazard identification study
Contributes 7 CPD hours

Great course relating to applications across many industries.

Emily Griffiths, GSK

Key topics

  • Overview of a comprehensive range of generic and specialist hazard identification techniques 
  • Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Hazard and Operability (HAZOP)
  • Application of the commonly used HAZID/checklist approach
  • Assembling HAZID workshop teams and raising actions

Mapped against UK- SPEC competencies: B, C, D and E

  1. Design and development of processes, systems, services and products - For Chartered Engineers: ‘Apply appropriate theoretical and practical methods to the analysis and solution of mechanical engineering problems’ For Incorporated Engineers ‘Apply appropriate theoretical and practical methods to design, develop, manufacture, construct commission, operate, maintain, decommission and re-cycle mechanical engineering processes, systems, services and products’
  2. Responsibility, management or leadership - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: 'Provide Technical and commercial leadership’
  3. Communication and inter-personal skills - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: 'Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills’
  4. Professional commitment - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: ‘Demonstrate a personal commitment to professional standards, recognising obligations to society, the profession and the environment’

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  • Duration:
    1 day
  • Location:
    London
  • CPD Hours:
    7
  • UK-Spec:
    B, C, D, E

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04 Oct 2022

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