Safety Management Best Practices

Date: 22nd-23rd September 2022  / ADMISSION: TBD


How well do your company’s health and safety standards stand up to the ISO standards for health and safety management?

New standards have been set for high hazard plants and OSHA has recently updated its guidelines for safety and health programs. This training course is aimed at providing knowledge on the application of new safety management principles and techniques that are relevant for all sizes of organizations. Safety management must encompass both the hard and soft aspects of safety to produce an exceptional outcome. The question that remains is what best practice is available that will result in performance excellence.

This training course features;

  • Control of major accidents hazards and Seveso 111 for onshore installations
    • ISO 45001 Safety Management Systems
    • New guidelines by OSHA for safety and health programs
    • Active and reactive monitoring and safety culture
    • HSE plans-including pre-construction and pre-operations safety reports


At the end of this training course, participants should be able to;

  • Identify key Safety Codes of Practice introduced by major organizations
  • Develop best practice for promoting a positive safety culture
  • Calculate task-based risk assessments analyze HSE plans and pre-construction and pre-operations safety reports
  • Understand active and reactive monitoring


  • Safety Management System
    • The scope and nature of health and safety management system overview
    • Case study
    • OHSAS 18001, ILO OHS 2001, POPMA vs PDCA
    • ISO 45001 Safety Management System
    • OSHAs Safety and Health Program Management (Guidelines)
  • Major Hazards Control Best Practice
    • The Safety Case concept and Elements of Seveso
    • Inherently Safer designs
    • Emergency planning and major hazards
    • The role of human contribution to incidents
    • Active errors, preconditions and latent failures
    • Incident analysis techniques – Best Practice
  • Risk Assessment Best Practice
    • Risk assessment – the pitfalls
    • How to make Risk Assessment Effective
    • Evaluation of risks – Best Practice
    • Applying task-based risk assessment to work permits
    • The role of task analysis and job safety analysis
    • Case study
  • Measuring performance and Safety culture
    • Measuring performance -Active and Reactive
    • Key performance indicators and process safety performance indicators
    • Case study
    • Best Practice Techniques for promoting safety culture
    • Communication, Control, Co-operation and Competence
    • Assessing improvement and linking safety culture with HSE management system
  • Project HSE plans
    • Construction HSE plans
    • Pre-construction and Pre-operations safety reports
    • Land use planning
    • Safety Instrumented Systems
    • Tank farms
    • Course review and evaluation