Safety and risk

Hazard identification

Tools, techniques, applications and limitations.

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Hazard identification
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Summary

Tools, techniques, applications and limitations.

Hazard identification is the first step of the risk assessment process, and any hazard which is not identified cannot be effectively controlled.

This course provides an understanding and awareness of the tools and techniques available for hazard identification, where they can be applied, as well as discussing the strengths and limitations of the various techniques.

Delegates will learn how to choose the correct technique in different situations and stages in the project lifecycle. Key techniques covered include HAZID, FMEA, HAZOP and Fault Trees and Event Tree analysis.  

The course also provides guidance on how to facilitate Hazard Identification meetings. This course assumes no prior knowledge or experience and provides plenty of hands-on practice of identifying hazards and developing risk registers.

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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