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Process Safety Management Certificate

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  • Program Requirements
  • Why Choose a Certificate?
Overview

Process Safety Management Certificate

Be sure to review program requirements for this certificate

Increase the welfare of your co-workers and your company by completing our Process Safety Management Certificate. You’ll learn how to correctly create process safety management and risk management plans to protect your community, plus you’ll understand how Process Hazard Analysis and applying principles of mechanical integrity can boost your company’s safety record.

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Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Certificate Requirements
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.
  • This certificate does not require an application.
  • Core courses taken for one certificate may not be used as an elective for another certificate.
  • Only one free seminar can be used as an elective course.
How it works

Your path to achievement is easy! Most certificate courses are offered in classroom locations around the U.S. You can also inquire about training at your location.

Cost

  • Course load determines the cost of a certificate program.
  • Calculate your total by identifying the courses needed and tallying individual course fees. Some programs offer discounts for course bundling.

Registration

  • Select a certificate program, review the requirements, and determine your timeline for completion.
  • Add courses to your shopping cart for purchase as you are ready to take them, or as a bundle if desired.
  • Proceed to checkout to complete your registration. We accept multiple forms of payment including credit card, purchase order, a private loan (upon request), and VA benefits for certain programs.

Completion

  • Certificates must be completed within six years.
  • After successful completion of most individual courses, a Certificate of Course Completion will be sent.
  • After successful completion of all required courses, request a transcript and program certificate audit.
  • Upon verification, GTPE will email your transcript and mail your Certificate of Program Completion. Some programs host a certificate award ceremony during the final course.

Once you earn your Georgia Tech Program Certificate, tout your success on your resume and LinkedIn profile, share with your employer, and celebrate an important career growth achievement!

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Why Choose a Certificate?

Why Choose a Certificate?

Professional Certificates are ideal for developing new skills and building deep expertise in a specialized area to update your professional profile, advance your career, or broaden your knowledge base.

Certificates are an “anytime” credential
Start anytime - after graduation or later in your career - and gain deeper know-how in a specific area without the commitment to a degree.

Certificates demonstrate commitment
The dedication of time to earn a certificate demonstrates that you are committed to achieving a higher standard of professional knowledge in your industry.

Certificates provide immediate “ROE”
Georgia Tech learners master real-world skills and apply them to their career the day after completion.

Certificates stand out on your resume
A Georgia Tech credential carries the professional weight to give you a competitive edge.

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Who Should Attend

This certificate is designed for safety and health professionals throughout an organization, process safety engineers, consultants, and compliance officers, environmental managers, operations managers, and technicians.

Health and safety professional handling cranes in the field

How You Will Benefit

  • Increase your understanding of the OSHA Process Safety Management principles, how to apply them and how to communicate their importance to management for keeping business on time, on budget and within scope.
  • Learn how to apply principles of mechanical integrity.
  • Gain experience executing Process Hazard Analysis as well as Layers of Protection Analysis and human factors analysis.
  • Understand how to perform and document process safety management compliance audits.
  • Build your skills for working with regulatory agencies.
  • Grow Your Professional Network
  • Taught by Experts in the Field

Course Offerings

Requirement A (Track 1 and 2 - all required)

There are two tracks available to complete this certificate program:

  • Track 1: All courses in Requirement A and two courses from Requirement B.
  • Track 2: All courses in Requirement A, one course from Requirement B, and three courses from Requirement C.
Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous and Explosive Chemicals (EST 7010P)

Many small and large businesses currently do not have the knowledge base necessary to create and implement an effective Process Safety Management (PSM) program. Unfortunately, this could lead to PSM-related accidents. In this course, you will gain an understanding of PSM and its history, who i...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • JAN 30, 2023 - FEB 3, 2023
    Register by JAN 27, 2023
    Online
    $1,565
Process Safety Management - Process Hazard Analysis (EST 7126P)

Many small and large businesses are required to comply with OSHA’s Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous and Explosive Chemicals. Unfortunately, they often do not have the necessary knowledge and experience to perform the most difficult part of the standard, which is the Process ...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • APR 17, 2023 - APR 21, 2023
    Register by APR 14, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $1,565
Advanced Process Safety Management - PSM II (EST 7129P)

Many employers who are required to comply with OSHA’s 1910.119 Process Safety Management standard have received basic training in OSHA’s Process Safety Management Standard, but are not fully aware of the advanced methods of process safety utilized throughout the world in the proper manage...

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Process Safety Management – PSM Auditing (EST 7130P)

Many employers who are required to comply with OSHA’s 1910.119 Process Safety Management (PSM) standard have received basic training in OSHA’s Process Safety Management Standard. This course will take your knowledge to the next level. It provides an in-depth understanding of audit ...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • OCT 24, 2023 - OCT 27, 2023
    Register by OCT 20, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $1,565
OSHA 521: OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene (OTI 0521P)

Understand industrial hygiene practices along with OSHA regulations and procedures. You’ll learn about OSHA health standards, respiratory protection, exposure limits, engineering controls, hazard communication, hearing protections, and other related topics. You’ll practice using sc...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAR 27, 2023 - MAR 31, 2023
    Register by MAR 24, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $965
  • AUG 15, 2023 - AUG 18, 2023
    Register by AUG 11, 2023
    Savannah, GA
    $965
  • NOV 6, 2023 - NOV 10, 2023
    Register by NOV 3, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $965
OSHA 2015: Hazardous Materials (OTI 2015P)

Fine tune your understanding of standards covering hazardous materials, including those from OSHA along with other proprietary and consensus standards in our OSHA 2015: Hazardous Materials course.

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAR 13, 2023 - MAR 17, 2023
    Register by MAR 10, 2023
    Online
    $965
  • AUG 7, 2023 - AUG 11, 2023
    Register by AUG 4, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $965
Requirement B (Track 1 - choose two; Track 2 - choose one)
Managing Environmental Compliance (EST 6000P)

Do you spend a lot of time going from agency to agency and website to website trying to find all environmental regulations that apply to your company? Take the guesswork out of learning what resources are available to help you decipher constantly changing regulations, and save time and money w...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAR 14, 2023 - MAR 16, 2023
    Register by MAR 10, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $890
  • OCT 24, 2023 - OCT 26, 2023
    Register by OCT 20, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $890
Advanced Safety Management (EST 7001P)

Developing a high-performance safety culture requires much more than programs and regulatory compliance. In this course, you will gain a deeper understanding of the impact of organizational culture on safety performance and how to implement leading-edge safety systems. The knowledge gained fro...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • OCT 10, 2023 - OCT 13, 2023
    Register by OCT 6, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $1,450
Human Performance: Understanding Human Error (EST 7124P)

Human error is often identified as the cause of many accidents. However, it is the beginning rather than the endpoint in truly understanding both accident causation and safety performance. In this course, you'll gain an understanding of human performance (HP) and its critical role for effe...

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Human Performance II - Implementation (EST 7134P)

Human Performance II - Implementation focuses on the principles and tools for error reduction and illustrates how to put them into practice. You will receive concrete and practical guidance on how to implement these principles in your own organization to improve organizational and individual s...

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PSM I for Ammonia Systems (EST 7135P)

Many businesses that use anhydrous ammonia in their operations currently do not have the necessary knowledge base to create and implement an effective Process Safety Management (PSM) program. This has resulted in many PSM accidents, releases, and catastrophes. PSM I for Ammonia Systems will gi...

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API RP 1173-Process Safety for Pipeline Safety Management Systems (EST 7136P)

API RP 1173 Pipeline Safety Management Systems is a recommended practice (RP), released by the American Petroleum Institute, to establish a pipeline safety management systems (PSMS) framework for organizations that operate hazardous liquids and gas pipelines jurisdictional to the U.S. Departme...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • NOV 13, 2023 - NOV 17, 2023
    Register by NOV 10, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $1,565
HAZWOPER Site Operations (HAZ 1004P)

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) standard requires all employees, supervisors, and managers working at or responding to  hazardous waste sites to receive training prior to engaging in hazardous waste oper...

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Advanced Hazmat School (HAZ 1006P)

The Advanced Hazmat School course incorporates two of our most popular specialist-level courses: Atmospheric Hazards and Air Sampling and Decontamination Specialist. Upon completion of the weeklong course, you will receive a certificate for the Advanced Hazmat School reflecting the two special...

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OSHA 2264: Permit-Required Confined Space Entry (OTI 2264P)

Understand how to spot, evaluate, prevent, and reduce safety and health hazards related to confined space entry.

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAY 9, 2023 - MAY 12, 2023
    Register by MAY 5, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $905
  • OCT 24, 2023 - OCT 27, 2023
    Register by OCT 20, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $905
Requirement C (Track 2 only - choose three)
Scaffolding Safety (EST 7000P)

Gain an in depth overview of scaffolding safety. In this course, you will identify basic scaffold hazards and review OSHA’s scaffold standard, subpart L, in order to increase safety standards when using scaffolding. However, this course is not intended as training for erectors or dismant...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAR 20, 2023 - MAR 20, 2023
    Register by MAR 17, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $305
  • AUG 14, 2023 - AUG 14, 2023
    Register by AUG 14, 2023
    Savannah, GA
    $305
NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace (EST 7005P)

Put safety first! This course provides you with an understanding of the requirements outlined by the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) 70E for electrical safety in the workplace. You will be able to use this knowledge to educate your employees on NFPA 70E safety standards. It is highly re...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAY 8, 2023 - MAY 8, 2023
    Register by MAY 5, 2023
    Savannah, GA
    $305
  • AUG 21, 2023 - AUG 21, 2023
    Register by AUG 18, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $305
Introduction to Incident (Accident) Investigation (EST 7123P)

In this course, you will discover the primary reasons for conducting an incident investigation and employer responsibilities related to workplace-incident investigations. Master the four-step incident investigation procedure through hands-on training and learn to conduct an effective incident ...

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Make sure it's legal! In this course, private sector and governmental personnel from all types of industries will present detailed information on managing legal issues that affect construction, engineering, and safety for projects that are performed in general industry, commercial, and ind...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • SEP 25, 2023 - SEP 25, 2023
    Register by SEP 22, 2023
    Online
    $365
OSHA 2055: Cranes for Construction (OTI 2055P)

Gain and in depth overview of OSHA requirements for cranes and improve your ability to manage cranes in construction as part of our Cranes for Construction course. In many cases, the construction standards have application in a general industry setting. You’ll walk away knowing how to be...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAR 21, 2023 - MAR 23, 2023
    Register by MAR 17, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $890
  • OCT 17, 2023 - OCT 19, 2023
    Register by OCT 13, 2023
    Online
    $890
OSHA 7215: Silica in Construction, Maritime and General Industries (OTI 7215P)

This course provides a comprehensive review of the new OSHA regulation, training on the health effects of silica exposure, and focuses on practical steps companies can take to protect workers from the hazards of toxic silica exposure. You will learn how to properly implement assessment methods...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • FEB 7, 2023 - FEB 7, 2023
    Register by FEB 3, 2023
    Atlanta, GA
    $305
  • MAY 17, 2023 - MAY 17, 2023
    Register by MAY 15, 2023
    Online
    $305
  • AUG 29, 2023 - AUG 29, 2023
    Register by AUG 28, 2023
    Online
    $305
OSHA 7225: Transitioning to Safer Chemicals (OTI 7225P)

Assist your team in creating a safer workplace through our course, Transitioning to Safer Chemicals. You’ll learn OSHA’s seven-step substitution planning process so you can evaluate chemical use, study possible alternatives, and pursue safer alternatives. Plus you’ll gain kno...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • OCT 9, 2023 - OCT 9, 2023
    Register by OCT 6, 2023
    Online
    $305
Incident Command Annual Refresher (HAZ 1015P)

This eight-hour course covers the concepts, terminology, positional duties, and functions for industry supervisors and workers who will have responsibilities during an emergency incident or a pre-planned event. Through lecture, interactive discussions, and table-top exercises, you will be reac...

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Fundamentals of Incident Management (IS-100 & IS-200) (HAZ 1016P)

The Incident Command System (ICS) is a comprehensive process for managing the resources and activities of emergency and pre-planned events. The system provides consistent terminology, organization, and operational guidelines for quickly processing information and mobilizing resources to deal w...

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