Safe Isolation of Process Systems (PDO)

Affiliation: Highfield
Duration: 2 days

Course Aim:

The purpose of this award is to provide workers with a detailed understanding of the processes and practices associated with mechanical process isolations. Whenever process plant, equipment or systems require to be taken out of service for major maintenance, repair or modification, then positive mechanical isolations shall be provided between the process plant, equipment or system and any potential hazardous energy source.


Course Content:

  • Understand the Regulatory requirements
  • Be able to identify Hazards and carry out Risk Management
  • Understand Isolation methods
  • Demonstrate selection and planning of isolation methods
  • Demonstrate the correct process for Installation of isolations
  • Demonstrate draining venting, purging and flushing processes

Who Should Attend?

Process Operators, Technicians, Mechanical Maintenance