About the Certified HAZOP Facilitator / Chairman

Certified HAZOP Facilitator / Chairman

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A Certified HAZOP Facilitator / Chairman is the person that chairs a Hazard and Operability Study. Before the HAZOP starts the facilitator is usually involved in the preparation of the HAZOP.

Get Your HAZOP Facilitator / Chairman Competency Certified

If you are interested in becoming a certified HAZOP Facilitator / Chairman then you need to comply with the following requirements

  1. Submit proof of formal training in HAZOP
  2. Two independent references that confirm that you facilitated HAZOPs
  3. Two different HAZOP case studies demonstrating that you where the HAZOP Facilitator / Chairman
  4. Certification level:
    • Professional: >40 hours of verifiable HAZOP Chairman project hours, or
    • Expert: >1500 hours of verifiable HAZOP Chairman project hours, or
    • Master: >3000 hours of verifiable HAZOP Chairman project hours
  5. Interview with expert

The certification process

  1. Your register your intent to get certified and pay the Registration Fee
  2. You submit the above required proof for points 1-3 and 4 or 5
  3. Your application is reviewed, followed by a feedback
  4. Once all is compliant, an interview is scheduled
  5. The Certification Fee is paid after the successful interview
  6. The Competence Certificate is issued and your Safety Passport is updated