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October 2016

CCPS’ What Every New Engineer Needs to Know about Process Safety
covers the process safety fundamentals you need to know to be effective
in your job.

Gain the basic process safety knowledge you need with this online course developed by the Center for Chemical Process Safety®. Noted process safety expert Phillip Hodge will guide you through a broad overview of what process safety is, why it is important and its applications in the process industries.

This course is the perfect way to start building your understanding of fundamental process safety concepts and terminology. In just two hours you’ll learn to ask the types of process safety questions you should be asking. And you’ll be able to participate in discussions with knowledge of fundamental concepts such as hazard identification, inherently safer design, mechanical integrity and emergency response planning. Most importantly, you’ll learn enough to identify the process safety subject areas that satisfy your professional interests and the courses that can further your process safety education.

After taking this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Understand the key elements of process safety
  • Identify key concepts and terminology and how they apply to process safety
  • Know several means of identifying hazards
  • Identify several common means of modeling hazards
  • Apply several methods for reducing the likelihood of a loss of containment
  • Choose from several different management techniques to reduce risk
  • Locate other resources to help further your process safety education

Earn 0.2 CEUs (equivalent to 2.0 PDHs) while gaining the process safety knowledge you need in your job now and in the future.

Enroll today to broaden your perspective of process safety and improve your effectiveness on the job with the knowledge and insight gained in this convenient, skill-building course.