Safety and risk

Risk reduction and ALARP

This programme enables you to understand the hierarchy of risk reduction measures and the options for risk reduction in the project lifecycle.

2 days

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Risk reduction and ALARP
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Summary

This programme enables you to understand the hierarchy of risk reduction measures and the options for risk reduction in the project lifecycle.

ALARP (As Low As Reasonably Practicable) is a commonly used but often misunderstood concept.

In this two-day programme we introduce you to the concept of ALARP and run through how to demonstrate that risk has been reduced to ALARP levels.

Who should attend?

This programme is suitable for project and operational managers, engineers and HSE professionals.

How will I benefit?

    After the workshop you will be able to:

  • Identify different options available for risk reduction (control hierarchy)
  • Decide when risk reduction measures can best be used
  • Describe the concepts of “tolerability of risk” and “As Low As Reasonably Practicable (ALARP)”
  • Apply the ALARP concept and conduct an ALARP assessment to an appropriate level of detail
Contributes 14 CPD hours

Key topics

  • Risk management summary
  • Hierarchy of risk reduction measures
  • Risk reduction through the project lifecycle
  • The ALARP concept
  • Demonstrating ALARP
  • Qualitative and semi-quantitative approaches
  • Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA)
  • Societal risk

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:
    2 days
  • Location:
    London
  • CPD Hours:
    14
  • UK-Spec:
    B, C, D, E

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2-3 Dec 2020

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