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Certificate in HAZOPS

Learn how to plan & prepare for HAZOPS and report the findings

Starts 20th March 2019

Certificate in HAZOPS

A hazard and operability study (HAZOP) is vital for identifying and evaluating problems which may represent risks to personnel or equipment within complex processes and operations. Multi-disciplinary teams are required to carry out a HAZOP, some of which may not have experience in the area before, or may need a guideline for best practice.

This course provides students with the knowhow to carry out HAZOP exercises; how to plan, prepare and facilitate a HAZOPS and how to follow up and report the findings.

When: 20th March 2019
Delivered online with the support of leading industry experts
16 weeks, part-time

Ideal for: Process Safety Managers & Engineers, Health & Safety personnel, Plant Managers, Maintenance & Operations Managers, Emergency Response personnel, Line Supervisors & Team Leaders


  • Fundamentals of HAZOP Programmes 
  • HAZOP Conducting Methodology
  • Application of HAZOP in Various Industries
  • Developing Scenarios for HAZOP Study
  • Application to Procedure-Based Operations
  • Anatomy of a Process Safety Incident
  • HAZOP for Risk Reduction
  • Updating and Revalidating HAZOP Studies

Download the full course syllabus to find out more about each module and what you will learn on the course

Course Director

Tushar Poddar has over 30 years of experience within the industry, and specialises within the upstream sector encompassing oil and gas production, processing, transportation, and storage for offshore fixed platforms, FPSO/FSOs, FLNG, gas plants, and LNG plants and terminals.

He has published and presented many industry focused papers in international conferences, and is currently the Project Director for IHI-E & C International Corporation, Houston.