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E-652 - Occupational Safety

5 days HSE/OCCSAFGB
Level
Foundation
Audience
  • Safety Officers, HSE Supervisors, Offshore Installation Managers, Field Managers
Purpose
  • To provide a thorough understanding of expectations and mandatory requirements regarding occupational safety
  • To give insight regarding operational implementation of a safe workplace within oil & gas facilities
Learning Objectives
  • To deepen knowledge of codes and regulations relative to occupational health & safety
  • To evaluate health & safety performance indicators
  • To asses an activity in order to promote a safe workplace
  • To audit health and safety elements in a workplace
Ways and means
  • Several applications and illustrations
  • Several case studies and teamwork sessions

INTRODUCTION TO OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY 0.5 day
  • Historical approach to Occupational Health and Safety
  • Introduction to Safety Culture
  • Roles and responsibilities of the different elements of the organisation
  • Safety Leadership characteristics. Roles of safety leaders. Communication and Motivation. Safety Communication examples
WORKPLACE ACCIDENTS AND OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES 0.5 day
  • Undesired events concepts. Undesired events classification. Unsafe acts and unsafe conditions concept
  • Safety main Key Performance Indicators (KPI). Other HSE KPI. Leading and lagging indicators
  • Learning from incidents and accidents: Near Misses, Reporting and Cause Tree Analysis
  • Local legal requirements. Main sources of information. General development of a system to ensure legal requirements compliance
  • International best practices and standards: National regulations becoming international best practice (API, NFPA…), International organizations (IOGP, ISO…)
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY MANAGEMENT 2 days
  • Occupational hazard identification and risk assessment in workplace
  • Hazards related to products
  • Fire and explosion risks
  • Risks associated to machines, mechanical equipment and tools. Safe design of machinery
  • Lifting and rigging operations
  • Works at height
  • Electrical Risks
  • Logistics safety. Road, air and marine transportation. Hazardous material transportation
  • Safety in storage areas. Storage of hazardous material
  • Personal protective equipment types and selection
  • Emergency Evacuation Plan
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & HYGIENE MANAGEMENT 1 day
  • Hygiene risk assessment
  • Physical agents: noise, vibrations, temperature
  • Chemical agents: risk assessment techniques. Exposure limits. Toxicology
  • Biological agents: risk assessment techniques. Food and water management. Case study Legionnaires’ disease
  • Ionizing radiation agents: risk management. Typical ionizing equipment. NORM
  • Health control of employees. Fitness to work procedure
  • Health infrastructure requirements and emergency evacuation management
ERGONOMICS AND HUMAN FACTORS 0.5 day
  • Ergonomics and human factors assessment in workplace. Introduction to fatigue management
  • Physical human factors: Position, repetitive movements, lighting, temperature, noise
  • Mental human factors: Stress, monotony, repetitive tasks, workplace bullying, motivational aspects
  • Human error. Analysis and improvement techniques
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM – AUDIT 0.5 day
  • Organizational model. Workplace risk assessment management
  • System certification. BSI OHSAS 18001
  • Induction and training to the workforce
  • Audit of management system
  • Communication and improvement plans