ARA Course

ADVANCED RISK ASSESSMENT COURSE

COURSE OBJECTIVE

This is an in depth course following the RAT course and the objective of this course is to give the candidate the necessary tools and practical experience to become a risk analyst. Maintenance and design engineers will also benefit from this course as this will give them the tools to analyze systems in order to obtain the necessary information to improve the performance and safety associated with the system.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Risk Managers, Design Engineers, Maintenance Engineers and Risk Analysts.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

Theory is followed by practical examples where delegates will have the opportunity to apply these techniques to ensure understanding and prevent typical pitfalls. See some of the feedback from previous course delegates

COURSE CONTENT

  1. Overview of The Risk Management Process
  2. Baseline Risk Assessment
  3. Issue Based Risk Assessment
    • HAZOP
    • Construction of Fault Trees
    • Boolean Algebra and Fault Tree Reduction
    • System Analyses
    • Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA)
    • Concepts from Reliability Engineering
    • Statistical Distributions of Failures
    • Failure Probability and Unavailability
    • Quantification of Fault Trees
    • Event Tree Analysis
  4. Human Reliability
  5. Consequence Modeling (vapour cloud explosions, toxic plumes, explosives, etc.)

COURSE LEADER

The course is conducted by Dr Hennie Minnaar who has extensive experience in risk assessment and consequence modeling, gathered over a period of more than 35 years and who was also instrumental in the development of this course.  As Managing Director of BIRA, he is also involved in consulting regarding risk assessment. In his career he has been involved in more than 500 risk assessments covering more or less every aspect of the manufacturing, process and retail industries.  This experience is also reflected in the course.

COURSE DURATION

5 days

COST

The cost of the course is R11 500.00 (eleven thousand five hundred rand) excluding VAT.  This includes the course manual, stationery,  handouts and course certificate plus coffee, tea and lunch.

The course could be conducted in-house at a fixed amount of R90,000.00 (ninety thousand rand) excluding VAT, plus R650.00, excluding VAT, per delegate for course material, stationery and course certificate. Maximum twenty delegates. Travelling and accommodation excluded.

COURSE DATES

Gauteng:

7 – 11 May 2018

6 – 10 August 2018

5 – 9 November 2018

The courses will be conducted at the Black Eagle Boutique Hotel in Ruimsig Roodepoort

For more information contact us at:

Tel: (011) 768-7832

Fax: 086-518-8214

Email: hminnaar@bira.co.za