FS 012 : Hazard Identification and Control

FS 012 : Hazard Identification and Control

  • course description:

    The course includes techniques for the control of mechanical, electrical and chemical hazards. The Occupational Safety and Health Standards which interface with these areas will also be included. It familiarizes students with proactive practices to control safety hazards in industrial settings through application of effective safety management functions.

  • course learning outcomes:

    At the end of the course, the participants will be able to;
    - Demonstrate a detailed understanding of the role of the safety and health professional in identifying sustainable solutions to hazards in industrial operations.
    - Describe recognized hazards in industrial facilities, temporary worksites, and service industries.
    - Describe hazards associated with industrial processes and the appropriate control methods.
    - Compare advantages and disadvantages associated with control options for industrial hazards.
    - Identify the regulations and standards relevant to control of industrial hazards.

  • Course outlines:

    - Facility, process, and man/machine interface safety issues.
    - Basic hazards in service, construction and transportation industries.
    - Mechanical hazards in the manufacturing environment.
    - Electrical hazards in the manufacturing environment.
    - Chemical hazards in the manufacturing environment.
    - Hazard control methods and selection criteria.

  • practical aspects of the course:


  • who should attend?

    - Any supervisory, management or HSE personnel who wish to have a deeper understanding of the Hazard Identification.
    - Engineers, and technicians with related work experience.

  • duration:

    5 Days


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