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Further Information - Introduction to Safety Systems Part 1 Training


Who is the course for?

This Introduction to Safety Systems Part 1 Training course is aimed at individuals working in the oil and gas industry who require an overview of the plant safety systems. As an introductory course, it is particularly suited to those who are new to their role or the industry.

Is previous experience required?

You do not need prior knowledge or experience to complete this course and it is assumed that you are competent in your designated role.

How will the course benefit me?

Safety systems are incorporated into process plants and equipment to prevent abnormal conditions from escalating into a major accident. The knowledge gained in this course will help you to feel confident that your workplace is a safe working environment, despite the hazardous processes taking place there.

This course will give you a basic overview of safety systems and how plants are risk assessed and classified. It will also indicate the shutdown and depressuring systems in place for your safety.

How will the course benefit my company?

By ensuring you are fully aware of the safety systems that are in place at your asset, you can work safely with these systems and know how to respond in the event of abnormal conditions or an emergency situation. You will also increase your familiarity with the common systems used within the industry.

What standards are referenced in the course?

This course does not refer to specific legislation or standards but is written to current HSE guidelines, industry best practice and standard operating procedures.

Is there an assessment?

Once you have completed the course, you will be asked a series of questions to check your knowledge and understanding. These are based on the learning objectives for the course and have a pass mark of 80%.

Learning Objectives

• Describe Safety Systems

• Give an overview of Cause and Effect diagrams

• Explain Hazardous Area Classification

• Give an overview of Emergency Shutdown (ESD) Systems

• Give an overview of Emergency Depressuring (EDP) Systems

• Describe the Levels of Shutdown


Exam in the e-learning course

System Requirements

  • Internet access - users will need a device with a web browser and internet connection
  • System - runs on computers, tablets and mobile devices using Windows 7 and above and MAC OS devices running IOS 11 and above
  • Browsers - Edge, Chrome, Firefox and Safari
  • Minimum browser size – none
  • Audio – requires device speaker or headphones