HAZOP training

Information All Courses
  • Length: 1 Day
  • CPD: 8 hours
  • Personal Development Program(s): HRA, SILComp
  • Exam: Yes
  • Certification: Specialist
  • Safety passport: Yes
  • Request information: Link
  • Availability: Public, In house

Course Description

This one day course covers the fundamentals of Hazard and Operability Study or HAZOP. You will learn about HAZOP as it is intended by IEC 61882 including best practices in industry. This course combines theory with practical work. When you complete this course you will understand what HAZOP means, how it is applied and what it means for your company and your job.

What you will get

All participants get:

  • Course material in printed format
  • Exam
  • Certificate based on exam results
  • Safety passport

Knowledge Certification

HAZOP Training certificate

Your HAZOP Specialist certificate

This course comes with an exam and personal knowledge certification.

  • Specialist Certificate for those that obtain 60% or higher on the exam
  • Specialist certificate with distinction for those that obtain 85% or hire on the exam
  • Certificate of Attendance for that that do not pass the exam

Who should attend HAZOP training?

Any professionals required to attend HAZOP sessions in their workplace.

Course content

  • Introduction
  • Why and when HAZOP
  • Functional Safety Management
    • Who should attend: Team members
    • Roles and required competencies
    • Verification, Assessment and Audit
  • HAZOP Fundamentals
    • HAZOP as a HRA technique
    • Pros and cons of HAZOP
    • Types of HAZOP
      • Continous, Batch, Procedural, Computer (CHAZOP), eHAZOP, SAFOP
    • HAZOP team
      • HAZOP Leader
      • HAZOP scribe
      • HAZOP team members
    • Design intent
    • Deviation
    • Node
    • Property
    • Guideword
      • No, More, Less, As Well As, Part Of, Reverse, Other than
      • Before, after, early, late
    • Cause, consequences
    • Safeguards
  • HAZOP Procedure
  • Preparing the HAZOP
    • Defining scope
    • Selecting team members
    • Collect documentation
    • Estimating required time
  • Performing the HAZOP
    • Kickoff
    • Process for conducting HAZOP
    • Closing HAZOP
  • Writing HAZOP report
    • Typical content HAZOP report
    • Good and bad examples
    • Template
  • Follow up on HAZOP
    • Who manages the followup?
    • HAZOP review meeting
  • Conclusions
  • Exam

Personal Development

Participants in the HAZOP training course can further develop their HRA and SIL skills be attending the following courses:

  • LOPA training
  • HAZOP/LOPA Leadership training
  • SIL Verification and calculation

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Our personal development training and certification program is compliant with ISO 17024, the standard for people certification. We strive to offer you the best personal training and certification program in the world. Where applicable we cooperate with industry leaders like TUV, ISA, IEEE, DIN, to have our courses approved.

Our trainers are:

  • Dr. Michel Houtermans
  • Parag Nernurkar
  • Mandar Phadke
  • Didier Turcinovic
  • Ricardo Vittoni