Process Safety Management Overview

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

This course is an overview of the need for process safety and the tools used to implement process safety management systems. It covers the US OSHA PSM 14 regulatory requirements as well as the Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) 20 element approach to process safety. The specific tools used to address process safety requirements, identify hazards, and manage risks include:

  • Process Hazards Analysis (PHAs);
  • Management of Change (MOC);
  • Mechanical Integrity vs. Reliability (MI);
  • Incident investigation;
  • Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA); and
  • Risk estimation using a Risk Ranking Matrix model.
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 for more information.

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

** AIChE 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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