Fundamentals of Risk Based Process Safety Management Training July 17-18, 2017

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Institute of Hazard Prevention

Fundamentals of Risk Based Process Safety Management Training July 17-18, 2017


This course contains 12 technical hours and may be eligible for Continuous Maintenance points by The Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP) 


"A knowledgeable workforce is a safer workforce.”

                                    T.M. Rogers


Course Overview:

This two day overview course designed to give operations and technical personnel a basic understanding of the principles of process safety management. The course is designed to be interactive using both group work and case studies to reinforce the learning and understanding.

This overview course is based upon the Risk Based Process Safety Approach developed by the Center for Chemical Process Safety published in 2007. It also takes into consideration the Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering PSM standard.


Note: this course can be adapted to your current organization's safety program.



There are no prerequisites for this course. However this course complements:

Practical Risk Assessment

Hazard Identification and Awareness


The ACM Experience:

Our courses and workshops are experiential, interactive and provide participant’s with practical knowledge and tools that can be immediately applied back at work.


Course Objectives:

  • To provide personnel involved with the safe and reliable operation of process facilities with a basic understanding of process safety management.
  • How it fits into your current safety management system.
  • How it impacts their work.
  • Roles and responsibilities for Operations personnel at all levels.


What You Will Learn:

  • The differences and similarities of occupational and process safety systems and how they work together
  • A comparison of current Industry Standard PSM programs
  • The importance of each PSM component
  • Some key details of each component
  • How the application of each element impacts daily work activities
  • More knowledge to help you work safely
  • Understand how PSM integrates into your current safety management system and implementing key aspects of PSM with the field workforce.

This course can also be incorporated as part of a Tailored Private day of training

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