Visit the Wilfred E. Baker Test Facility to witness actual loss of containment hazards. Feel the heat of a jet fire on your face and the pressure from a vapor cloud explosion on your chest! In this Hazards Awareness Course, you’ll learn about actual incidents that have shaped our industry, the lessons learned, and gain a basic understanding of the physics behind releases, vapor cloud explosions, and structural response. You will return to work with a new appreciation of how hazards can become incidents.
Hazards Awareness Course Location
Wilfred E. Baker Test Facility
1155 Scull Crossing
La Vernia, TX 78121
The Following Demonstrations Will Be Performed
Gas Dispersions (Orifice, Flange, PSV)
Jet Fire (Gas)
Jet Fire (Liquid)
Flash Fire (with FRC vs. Streetwear)
Vapor Cloud Explosion
Customized Courses Tailored to Your Needs
While BakerRisk offers a range of pre-packaged courses, we recognize that the most effective courses incorporate your company’s specific hazards, incidents, and lessons learned. Please contact us to discuss how we can custom tailor courses to fit your company’s needs.
The Wilfred E. Baker test facility offers the assistance of multidisciplinary teams comprised of knowledgeable, qualified professionals who can help you design and execute the tests, analyze the data, and interpret the results. The WEBTF’s staff can further provide litigation support through modeling and full scale testing. Here are just a few of the professionals you’ll meet when you test at our facilities, click on their photo to learn more about them.
|Hazards Awareness Course (Testing Demonstrations) - In Person - May 25 - Scull Crossing||Register Here|
|Hazards Awareness Course (Testing Demonstrations) - In Person - Oct. 5 - Scull Crossing||Register Here|
|Hazards Awareness Course (Testing Demonstrations) - In Person - Dec. 7 - Scull Crossing||Register Here|
|FSS/QRA Training & Hazards Awareness Demonstrations Combined - In Person - May 23-25 - San Antonio & Scull Crossing||Register Here|
|FSS/QRA Training & Hazards Awareness Demonstrations Combined - In Person - Oct. 3-5 - Houston & Scull Crossing||Register Here|
PLEASE NOTE WHEN REGISTERING FOR THE COMBINED COURSES:
- The Hazards Awareness (Testing Demonstrations) portion will only be in-person at Wilfred E. Baker test facility (Scull Crossing).
- We recommend registering for both courses (FSS & QRA Training and Hazards Awareness (Testing Demonstrations)) but if you want it to be broken up you can register for FSS & QRA Training or Hazards Awareness Course (Testing Demonstrations) separately.