Inherent Safety in Design and Operation Development

Topic Safety

CPD Hours 2*

Price £149 + VAT


This online course will help you better understand the principles of inherent safety and their application to new and existing facilities. This practical course uses real-life examples that can help establish a safer, more efficient and more profitable plant.

The first module mainly focuses on risk reduction strategies. The second module is dedicated to inherent safety principles. The modules are effective as stand alone training sessions or as part of a modular training programme.

What's included in the series

  • Two 60-minute sessions
  • Digital copies of all slides and supporting materials (PDF) for your personal use
  • E-certificate of attendance, including hours allocation, for CPD purposes (on request)

Course outline

Module 1: Inherent safety and risk reduction strategies

  • Risk reduction strategies
    • inherent safety
    • passive
    • active
    • procedural
  • Inherent safety - an overview
  • Inherent safety and the design process
  • Inherent safety principles
  • FAQs

Module 2: Inherent safety principles and inherent safety in a project cycle

  • Inherent safety principles
    • elimination
    • substitution
    • minimisation
    • segregation
    • simplification
  • Inherent safety in a project cycle 

Multiple-user fee

This option allows you to purchase the course for up to 10 individual users at a significantly reduced price of £819 + VAT. Find out more>>

Train your team

This course can be delivered to corporate teams, either on-site or online. Content can be tailored to your specific requirements. To find out more and request a quotation, visit our in-company training page.

* CPD hours should be used as an approximate guide and will vary depending on the preferred approach of the delegate and to what extent additional learning is completed.

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Andrew Hudson


Andrew Hudson

Andrew is a Chartered Chemical Engineer with chemical plant/production management background who has specialised in the last 20 years in safety and environmental management. 

Andrew has acquired a wide range of experience in industry sectors of oil refinery, fibre manufacture and inorganic chemical production and has held positions in engineering, technical and management functions. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated a record of achievement at each stage. 

Andrew has a strong practical background in both the design and application of process safety management systems in a variety of industries. His skills predominantly lie in providing practical solutions to SHE related issues.

Andrew is an ambitious individual with an infectious enthusiasm and the desire to continue to develop and succeed. He has proven ability to learn and adapt to new and rapidly changing situations.

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