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Process Safety Boot Camp

Face-to-Face Course
Offered in North America, this intensive and highly interactive 4-day course trains chemical engineers in the fundamentals of Process Safety. Taught...

Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS)

CCPS was established in 1985 to focus on engineering and management practices that can prevent and mitigate catastrophic accidents involving release of hazardous materials. CCPS is supported by sponsors in the chemical and hydrocarbon process industries and active worldwide via conferences, books, databases, education, research, and more.

8th CCPS Latin American Conference on Process Safety

September 10-13, 2018
Lea en español The Latin American Conference on Process Safety is part of CCPS' family of Global Congress on Process Safety. This conference is part of CCPS' worldwide effort to prevent major accidents through promoting lifelong learning as well as continual improvement in process safety. Co-...

Overview of Chemical Process Safety - A Work Process Perspective

Live Webinar
Live Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 2:00pm-3:00pm
In 60 minutes, examine the fundamentals of chemical process safety from a work process perspective and how to integrate them within your operation, including inherently safer design, pre-start-up and operating reviews, and process hazard analysis. Take this webinar for a fresh look at work flow...

Management of Change

eLearning (online) Course
Unsure how to identify procedural, process and other change situations that require evaluation—or implement process changes without risk to employees...

Spotlight on Safety: Risk, Not Chance

May
2018
Spotlight on Safety
Rukyah Hennessey
Risk is a fact of life. It is a factor in almost every decision we make. In occupations such as business and finance, risk takers are often heralded. Take a chance on the stock market, and you can get a big payout. But, when it comes to our industry...

OSHA Process Safety Management Review

eLearning (online) Course
Take this fundamental course and gain an introduction to Process Safety Management. In just two short hours, you’ll learn how and when to apply the...

Process Safety Beacon: Your Facility is Aging

May
2018
Process Safety Beacon
Aging process equipment, facilities, and infrastructure are a safety concern for the chemical process industries (CPI). Prolonged exposure to chemicals as well as extreme temperatures and pressures make older process units vulnerable to disaster...

Process Safety Boot Camp

Face-to-Face Course
Offered in North America, this intensive and highly interactive 4-day course trains chemical engineers in the fundamentals of Process Safety. Taught...

Foundations of Process Safety

Face-to-Face Course
Offered outside of North America, this intensive and highly interactive 4-day course trains chemical engineers in the fundamentals of process safety...

Overview of Risk Based Process Safety

Face-to-Face Course
This course will introduce you to CCPS’ Risk Based Process Safety (RBPS) approach, including the four pillars and twenty elements that define the...
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Advanced Emergency Relief System Design

Face-to-Face Course
Responsible for the safe handling of the effluent from relief systems? Explore the broad topic of emergency relief system design with an emphasis on...

6th CCPS China Conference on Process Safety

September 25-27, 2018
Presented by the Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) and China University of Petroleum. This conference aim to bring together more than 300 professionals, government, and academics in China to share advancements in process safety. The conference will be conducted via English and Chinese with...

Guidelines for Pressure Relief and Effluent Handling Systems, 2nd Edition

April, 2017
Providing in-depth guidance on how to design and rate emergency pressure relief systems, Guidelines for Pressure Relief and Effluent Handling Systems incorporates the current best designs from the Design Institute for Emergency Relief Systems as well as American Petroleum Institute (API) standards.

Handle Hazardous Waste Safely

April
2018
Back To Basics
Delmar Morrison, Michael C. Stern, P.E., Carmen H. Osorio-Amado
Hazardous-waste disposal presents unique challenges. An analysis of several incidents highlights the importance of properly characterizing waste prior to processing.

Process Safety Beacon: Maintain a Sense of Vulnerability

April
2018
Process Safety Beacon
Maintaining a sense of vulnerability is an essential component of a good process safety culture. But, what does it mean to maintain a sense of vulnerability? It means everyone in the plant: is aware of the hazards of processes and materials looks...

Safely Unload and Convey Combustible Dusts

April
2018
Safety
Abhi Bhargava
Dust explosions are a major hazard of unloading and conveying operations. Protect your facility from explosions with venting panels, flameless venting systems, and chemical suppression systems.

Process Safety Beacon: Reporting and Investigating Near Misses

March
2018
Process Safety Beacon
The U.S. Space Shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch from Cape Canaveral, FL, on Jan. 28, 1986 (Images 1 and 2). The Challenger was destroyed and all seven crew members perished. The immediate cause was a leak of hot gas from a joint...

过程安全事故解析

September, 2015
《过程安全事故解析》全书主要介绍化工过程安全管理知识,并基于对50余个过程安全事故案例的深入解析,详细介绍过程安全事故发生的机理、结果、教训及预防事故的经验,以帮助化工领域相关管理人员和操作人员提高安全意识和技能,促进安全生产的实现。

Process Safety Beacon: Contamination as a Contributing Factor

February
2018
Process Safety Beacon
Most incidents have multiple causes. For each of these incidents, contamination was a contributing factor. Incident 1. A closed valve isolated a pipe containing an organic residue from distillation processes and liquid from process vent systems. The...

Inherently Safer Design

Face-to-Face Course
Get up-to-date on a fundamentally different approach to safety in the manufacture and use of chemicals. In one day, you’ll learn about inherently...

Spotlight on Safety: Vulnerability is Key to Safety

February
2018
Spotlight on Safety
John Herber
Recently, I had meetings with AIChE staff in the New York City home office. To get there, I flew in and out of LaGuardia airport, and on my return home, I traveled on an Airbus A320. The significance of the aircraft was that it was the same model...

SAChE®文凭课程-危险辨识

eLearning (online) Course
知道在化学工程中要做什么,首先要从识别危险开始。本入门课程将会拓宽学生对于化工厂区和其他有化学工程师从事工作的工业场所中的危险辨识。学生将会学习如何识别他们可能会遇到的常见类型的危险,并理解这些危险在整个系统中的意义。学生还将学习识别可能增加这些危险严重性的条件。...

HAZOP Studies

eLearning (online) Course
Need to plan and execute a HAZOP Study team review? This course covers the concepts and techniques you’ll need.

SAChE®文凭课程-过程安全危险辨识与最小化

eLearning (online) Course
当使用潜在的危险物质时,有正确合适的工具来处理它们是很重要的。本入门课程回顾了学生需要熟悉的工具,以识别、最小化和管理过程中的危险。学生将仔细探索“本质上更安全的设计”的含义,并学习了解后果和风险。此外,本课程通过引入事故起因和事故案例,与实际生产相结合。 了解有关SAChE文凭课程的更多信息。

Process Safety Management Overview

eLearning (online) Course
Explore the whys and hows of process safety. A great introduction for new hires and refresher for seasoned engineers.

SAChE® 证书课程–氮在过程安全的作用

eLearning (online) Course
这门SAChE安全证书课程重点讲化学工业中的基本物质-氮气。因为是惰性气体,氮气在化工生产、加工、处理和运输等各个方面有着广泛的应用。氮封使可燃物的安全储存和使用成为可能,还有助于防止可燃粉尘爆炸。但是,它也是一个明显的窒息性气体,在其处理和使用中必须应用安全原则。

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