An Introduction to HAZOP

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Date To be confirmed

Duration 1 day

Topic Safety

CPD Hours 6

Price IChemE member £500 + VAT, Non-member £600 + VAT


This course has been developed to provide participants with a better understanding of the HAZOP technique and to improve understanding of when a full HAZOP might be applicable.

You will learn how HAZOP fits into a wider process safety toolkit, the strengths and limitations of the HAZOP technique and the basics of the HAZOP process. It also includes modules on teamwork, documentation, recording and reporting.

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Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, delegates will understand:

  • the principles of a HAZOP study
  • the resources required for a study
  • how a HAZOP study progresses
  • the benefits of HAZOP and know when a full HAZOP would be appropriate.

Who will benefit

Anyone new to HAZOP who would benefit from a broad understanding of the technique. This includes engineers, scientists, project managers and senior managers.

Course outline

  • Introduction and objectives
  • HAZOP origins and applications
  • HAZOP technique
  • Benefits of HAZOP within an organisation¬†

A case study will be used throughout the course to illustrate the application of the HAZOP technique and provide opportunities for delegates to experience the techniques in action.

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