Process Safety Management (PSM) programs are vital to preventing incidents related to highly hazardous chemicals. Through effective management of these chemicals — which include gases or liquids that are flammable, toxic or reactive — employers can prevent serious harm to workers and the public. Learn how an effective PSM program can prevent chemical exposures caused by faulty processes, procedures or equipment.
Complete Your OSHA Process Safety Management Course Online
Our online Process Safety Management course has numerous benefits, including:
- 24/7 course access
- Log on and off as needed
- Work on your course anywhere with internet access
- Email our course trainer with any questions
- You have 180 days to complete the course
Once you finish the course and pass a brief test on the core topics, you can instantly download your Certificate of Completion. The Process Safety Management course takes about 20 minutes to complete.
Learning Objectives for the PSM Course
The primary goal of this course is to teach you how an effective PSM program can help workers identify, evaluate, prevent or mitigate chemical hazards caused by failures in procedure. You will also learn about the purpose and requirements of PSM programs.
Key topics covered in the course include:
- The purpose of Process Safety Management programs
- OSHA requirements for PSM programs
- Employer responsibilities for PSM programs
- Elements of a Process Hazard Analysis
- Written operating procedures
- Incident investigations
- Emergency planning
- Compliance audits
The Process Safety Management course is ideal for managers, supervisors and employees who need to learn about the purpose and requirements of PSM programs.