SAChE® Certificate Program - Fire Hazards

  • Course ID:
    ELA963
  • Type:
    eLearning (online) Course
  • Language:
    English
  • Skill Level:
    Intermediate
  • Duration:
    4 hours
  • CEUs:
    0.40
  • PDHs:
    4.00

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Uncontrolled fire can have devastating consequences in an industrial setting. Thus, anyone working in a process industry should be aware of potential fire hazards. In this intermediate course, students will study real incidents of fires in process industries, learn to evaluate fire risks and impacts, and discover how to prevent and control fires. By taking an in-depth look at different types of fires (including beneficial applications), learning the necessary conditions for fires to develop, and assessing the flammability of various materials and fuels, this course will equip students to spot and control fire hazards in a range of process industries. Students will be able to assess the impact of fire on people and equipment and suggest fire prevention and mitigation measures for different hazard situations.

Instructor(s): 

Dr. Joan M. Schork, PE

Joan Schork is a Principal Consultant with Baker Engineering and Risk Consultants, Inc.   She brings over 30 years of experience in the Industrial Gases and Chemicals industries to her current work in Process Safety.   Dr. Schork’s professional background is quite diverse with time spent in technical and management positions within Process Safety, Design Engineering, R&D, Gas Plant Operations, and Chemical Manufacturing.  Immediately prior to joining BakerRisk in 2014, Dr. Schork was employed by Air Products and Chemicals as the Chief Engineer - Process Safety.  As the corporation’s...Read more

Joshua Enszer

Joshua Enszer is an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Delaware. He earned his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Michigan Technological University and his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame. His research focuses on undergraduate chemical engineering education, including Game-Based Learning and Writing to Learn.

Previously, Josh worked at the University of Maryland Baltimore County as a lecturer in chemical engineering, and before that at the University of Notre Dame as interim coordinator...Read more

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AIChE Members $169.00
Employees of CCPS Member Companies $169.00
AIChE Graduate Student Members Free
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Non-Members $199.00
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