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Process Safety Management Compliance


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Learn how to interpret the performance-based requirements of the OSHA process safety management (PSM) regulation and the prevention program portion of the EPA risk management program (RMP) rule (the PSM regulations). You will also learn how to develop and implement a cost-effective PSM program for a single facility or an entire corporation.

Combine this course with Compliance Auditing and save!


Who Should Attend this course?
  • Those needing to implement or maintain an effective PSM program
  • Those who will be leading compliance auditing and risk management program compliance efforts
  • Anyone who deals with industry regulators
what will i learn in this course?
  • Learn how to determine whether your facility is covered by OSHA's 29 CFR 1910.119 and EPA's 40 CFR 68
  • Develop the understanding necessary to explain the PSM requirements to others in your company who need to understand the issues
  • Discover a range of options for compliance that will allow you to develop a PSM program that addresses your specific needs
  • Immediately apply what you have learned in the course to help your company satisfy OSHA PSM and related EPA RMP requirements
  • Get up-to-the-minute information on OSHA and EPA regulatory enforcement activities and interpretations from the recognized leader in the field
  • Receive guidance from instructors who have real-world experience in developing and installing PSM programs in a variety of facilities
  • Learn to avoid costly mistakes made by others
DURATION: 3 days

Dates & Locations

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19 Mar - 21 Mar 2018 ABS Consulting | Knoxville, TN
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14 May - 16 May 2018 ABS Consulting | Knoxville, TN
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06 Aug - 08 Aug 2018 ABS Consulting | Knoxville, TN
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24 Sep - 26 Sep 2018 ABS Consulting | Knoxville, TN
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12 Nov - 14 Nov 2018 ABS Consulting | New Orleans, LA
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17 Dec - 19 Dec 2018 ABS Consulting | Houston, TX
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DAY 1: 8:00 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M.
  • Introduction to PSM
  • The regulation:
    • Regulation history, summary, definitions, compliance, interpretations, and citation insights
    • Covered processes and application issues for both PSM and RMP
  • Elements of the regulations:
    • Employee participation
    • Trade secrets
    • Process safety information
    • Operating procedures
DAY 2: 8:00 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M.
  • Elements of the regulations (continued):
    • Hot work permit/safe work
    • Training
    • Contractors
    • Process hazard analysis
    • Management of change
    • Mechanical integrity
    • Pre-startup safety review
DAY 3: 8:00 A.M. TO 3:00 P.M.
  • Elements of the regulations (continued):
    • Emergency planning and response
    • Incident investigation
    • Compliance auditing
  • Developing PSM programs, implementation planning
  • Course examination (optional)
  • Course wrap-up


Mr. Henrique Paula - Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, ABS Group

Mr. William Bradshaw - Senior Risk/Reliability Engineer, ABS Consulting

Mr. Daniel Machiela - Senior Risk/Reliability Engineer, ABS Consulting

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