HAZOP Studies

Course ID: 
Course Type: 
eLearning (online) Course
Course Length: 
10 Hours

This eLearning course covers the concepts and techniques of the Hazard and Operability (HAZOP) Study methodology, including related matters of preparation, team meeting facilitation and reporting. It includes worked examples and references to additional resources.

Attendees will learn the anatomy of process safety incidents including process hazard analysis terminology, the basic HAZOP Study approach to developing potential incident scenarios, the estimating of scenario risk as a means to determining the adequacy of safeguards, the application of the HAZOP Study method to procedure-based operations, and the logistical aspects of planning and executing a HAZOP Study team review.

This course is the culmination of over 25 years of teaching and employing the HAZOP Study methodology in a variety of process industries, by the lead contract author of CCPS’ Guidelines for Hazard Evaluation Procedures, Third Edition and the instructor of the AIChE continuing education course on "HAZOP Studies and other PHA Techniques for Process Safety and Risk Management."

Continuing Education Units: 
Professional Development Hours
10.0 PDHs


AIChE Members* $595
AIChE Grad Student Members $297.50
AIChE Undergrad Student Members $297.50
Non-Members** $795
Training 10 or More? Volume Pricing is available. Send an e-mail to

elearning@aiche.org for more information.

*Employees of CCPS member companies can register for this course at the AIChE Member price. Please contact Customer Service at customerservice@aiche.org or call 1-800-242-4363 (outside the US call 203-702-7660).

** Membership is just $199 a year. For more information on becoming an AIChE member click here.

If you are interested in scheduling this course for In-Company Training, please complete the Request for Proposal Form and we will e-mail you a proposal.


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