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Facility Siting Emergency Shelters

This 1-day course from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. is an overview of API RP 752, 753 and 756 requirements and industry best practices for Emergency Shelters evaluations in a Facility Siting study, active discussions for different interpretations and workshops. Anyone managing, performing, or reviewing facility siting needs should attend. A brief course outline is below:

$595

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API RP 752, 753 and 756: Facility Siting Regulations and Compliance is also available the same week.

Facility Siting Hazards Analysis Techniques is also available the same week.


Agenda

Day 1: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Introduction - Brief Introduction of Instructor and Participants 
  • API RP Review - A review and discussion of API RP 752, 753 and 756 references to Emergency Shelters
  • Emergency Shelter Publications - A review of publications that industry often uses in evaluating Emergency Shelters
  • Building Leakage - Discussion of how to evaluate potential flammable and toxic gas leakage/ingestion into an occupied building
  • Workshop: Emergency Shelter for Flammable Clouds - A group discussion and problem-solving activity of postulated facility siting results to determine if a building can be used as an Emergency Shelter during a flammable vapor release
  • Workshop: Emergency Shelter for Fires - A group discussion and problem-solving activity of postulated facility siting results to determine if a building can be used as an Emergency Shelter during a fire
  • Workshop: Emergency Shelter for Toxic Clouds - A group discussion and problem-solving activity of postulated facility siting results to determine if a building can be used as an Emergency Shelter during a toxic vapor release

Dates & Locations

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07 Jun 2017 ABS Consulting | San Antonio, TX
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18 Oct 2017 ABS Consulting | San Antonio, TX
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Instructors

Mr. Gary Fitzgerald - Process Hazards / Advanced Engineering Division Director,  ABS Consulting

Description

Who Should Attend this course?
  • Those who perform or are responsible for facility siting hazard analyses
  • Those who review or are responsible facility siting hazard analyses performed by others
  • Those who are responsible for remediation of facility siting hazard analyses
what will i learn in this course?
  • API requirements and recommendations for Facility Siting Emergency Shelters
  • An understanding of other industry guidance for Emergency Shelters
  • How to evaluate a building as an Emergency Shelter for explosion, flammable cloud, fire and toxic hazards
  • How to calculate building leakage rates for various wind speeds given leakage test data
  • When using a building as an Emergency Shelter is not advisable
What Should I Bring?
  • Calculator or computer with spreadsheet program
DURATION: 1 day

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