The Level 7 International Diploma in Process Safety Management is a Third party training and certification for people who work in process industries or want to work in them. This third party trainings is designed for those who are responsible for creating and implementing Process Safety Management in their organizations on a daily basis.
Process safety management (PSM) is the process of managing the risks associated with the use of processes, products and systems. PSM is an important part of managing risk in an industrial, commercial or scientific setting.
Achieving process safety requires the identification of hazards, the development of safe processes, and the implementation of effective safety management systems. Process safety management is a proactive, preventative approach to safety that focuses on the identification of hazards, the implementation of safe practices, and the monitoring of risks.
The goal of process safety management is to protect people, equipment, and the environment from the potential consequences of accidents.
The diploma in process safety management provides students with the knowledge, skills and experience needed to manage risks associated with the production and use of chemicals, products and materials. This third party training program provides students with the knowledge and skills required to understand and mitigate the potential hazards associated with production processes, including those involving chemicals and materials.
Students in the diploma in process safety management program will learn how to:
The qualification has been designed to be accessible without artificial barriers that restrict access and progression. Entry to the qualifications will be through center interview and learners will be expected to hold the following:
In certain circumstances, individuals with considerable experience but no formal qualifications may be considered, subject to interview and being able to demonstrate their ability to cope with the demands of the programme.
The overall learning outcomes of the Diploma are to: