e-Training: Bow-tie Analysis

COURSE DESCRIPTION                                                                                 DURATION: 1 Day, 9AM-4PM

This course provides training on the bow-tie methodology of risk analysis that pictorially depicts causal relationship in high risk scenarios. It provides a visual representation of all likely incident scenarios around a hazard and identifies the controls that a company could use to control those scenarios. The participants will learn the fundamentals of the methodology and gain hands-on experience with BowTieXP software.

Note: PSRG will provide 30-day trial license of BowtieXP Advance for attendees practices.

Course Benefits

  • Learn to conduct qualitative risk assessments using this technique
  • Learn to use this technique as an alternative to other practiced compliance methods
  • Hands-on training on the software for bow-tie with examples
  • Easy representation of hazards, top events and barriers to present to management

Who Should Attend

  • PSM Managers and Coordinators
  • Process, Safety and Mechanical Engineers
  • Professionals interested in learning about risk

Course Content and Agenda

  • Introduction
  • Risk Management
    • What is Risk?
    • Quantitative vs. Qualitative
  • Industry Safety Performance Over Time
  • Bow-Tie History and Methodological Parents
  • Overview and Advantages of Bow-Tie
  • Bow-Tie Methodology
    • Hazards
    • Top Events
    • Threats
    • Consequences
    • Barriers
    • Escalations Factors
  • Barrier Attributes
    •  Accountable
    •  Barrier Function and Type
    •  Effectiveness
  • Introduction to Bow-Tie Software
  • Linking to the Management System
  • Escalation Factor and the Management System
  • Risk Assessments and ALARP
  • Data Manipulation, Export & Import