Process safety management - ON-SITE TRAINING


 The Iowa-Illinois Safety Council's trainers can customize the training to your company and your specific needs.  On-site training is great for when you need to train several employees with little disruption to their normal schedule.

PSM or Process Safety Management is a National Emphasis Program for OSHA. This course will explain how to ensure your PSM program is designed to meet requirements of these OSHA performances-based regulations, and implemented through an effective management system. 

This 2-day course will allow you to begin the establishment of a PSM program or will afford you the opportunity to improve your current PSM program.

Emphasis Industries
  • Using Ammonia Refrigeration within your process (>10,000 lbs)
  •  Ethanol Biorefining Production

Course Contents

  • Introduction 
  • Overview of Process Safety Management 
  • Requirements for Compliance 
  • Employee Participation
  • Process Safety Information
  • Process Hazard Analysis
  • Operating Procedures
  • Training
  • Contractors
  • Pre-Startup Safety Review
  • Mechanical Integrity
  • Hot Work Permit
  • Management of Change
  • Incident Investigation
  • Emergency Planning and Response
  • Compliance Audits
  • Trade Secrets
  • Management Commitment & Accountability for Implementation

What You Will Learn

  • The Performance- based requirements of the PSM Standards
  • Specific guidelines for developing written programs customized for each PSM Element
  • How to avoid PSM pitfalls
  • Each Element
  • Template for each PSM Element, including applicability
  • How to begin implementation at your company
  • Training ideas to keep PSM on the front burner

Take Home

  • Comprehensive course notebook that will contain
  • PSM Standards and letter of interpretations
  • List of OSHA inspection items - "what they look for"
  • Written Program Templates
  • Certificate of Completion

For any questions or to receive a quote on your custom on-site training, contact the IISC trainers.