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E-622 - Safety Engineering - Module 1

E-622 - Safety Engineering - Module 1

5 days
HSE/SAFENG1GB
Sessions
Dates Location Tuition Register
Nov 19 - 23, 2018 Rueil 3,570 €
Online By email
Who should attend?

Audience

    • Engineers, technicians and staff, not familiar with the concepts of safety engineering, involved in operating Oil & Gas field processing facilities or in designing Oil & Gas projects architecture.

Level

  • Proficiency
  • This course provides the knowledge necessary to assess and mitigate risks, and apply industry-required safety codes and practices when designing, constructing and operating Oil & Gas processing facilities.
Learning Objectives
  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • identify HSE standards and describe hazard identification methods of safety engineering in Oil & Gas processing,
  • interpret the contents of standard hazard studies,
  • explain the safe design principles and to propose mitigation measures,
  • define, predict and measure possible outcomes and effects.
Course Content

FUNDAMENTALS OF SAFETY ENGINEERING

0.5 day

  • Aims of safety engineering.
  • Safety engineering throughout the life of a project and during operations.
  • Safe design principles.
  • Risk assessment. Probabilistic and deterministic methods.
  • Concept of loss of containment. Fundamentals of flammability.
  • Scenario definition. Concept of barriers.

“PRELIMINARY HAZARD ANALYSIS” - HAZID

0.5 day

  • Objectives of Preliminary Hazard Identification during conceptual/feasibility studies.
  • Hazards related to typical Oil & Gas process.
  • Methodology for carrying out a HAZID.
  • HAZID application.

“HAZARD & OPERABILITY” - HAZOP

0.75 day

  • Introduction to HAZOP methodology. Node identification. Guidewords.
  • HAZOP register matrix. Group management.
  • Introduction to WhatIf methodology.
  • HAZOP exercise.

MAJOR HAZARD ASSESSMENT

0.5 day

  • Major Accident Hazard (MAH) scenarios.
  • Scenario representation. Bowtie diagrams.
  • Risk reduction process. Risk matrices and ALARP principle.
  • Safety critical measures/elements.

LAYER OF PROTECTION

0.5 day

  • Layer of protection analysis concept.
  • Safety Instrumented Systems. Fundamentals of availability. SIL level.
  • SIL level requirements strategy.

PLOT PLAN REVIEW

0.5 day

  • Fundamentals of consequence analysis for MAH scenarios.
  • Safety engineering approach to plant layout.
  • Plant layout exercise: optimization of an offshore plant layout.

PREVENTION OF HYDROCARBON RELEASE

0.5 day

  • Introduction to mechanical integrity and quality control. Introduction to Failure Mode & Equipment Analysis (FMEA study).
  • Mechanical impact prevention analysis.
  • Introduction to Process Safety Management (PSM). Main Key Performance Indicators.

PREVENTION OF HYDROCARBON IGNITION

0.5 day

  • Hazardous area classifications methodology and examples. Electrical equipment and suitability with regard to hazardous area classification.
  • Overpressure protection and gaseous HC disposal: PSV's and mechanical systems.
  • Flares/vents and drain systems.
  • Instrumented Safety Systems. Emergency Shutdown System, Blow-down System, introduction to HIPS systems.
  • Flammable gas detection systems.

PREVENTION OF FIRE ESCALATION

0.5 day

  • Introduction to Fire Detection Systems.
  • Passive fire and blast protection.
  • Introduction to active firefighting systems. Main elements and applications.

ENGINEERING OF EMERGENCY ESCAPE & EVACUATION RESOURCES

0.25 day

  • Alarm system. Types of alarm.
  • Introduction to evacuation and escape resources.
  • Onshore and offshore examples.
Ways & Means
  • Several applications and illustrations.
  • Several case studies and teamwork sessions.