Training Courses

PEAK offer effective Engineering and Process Safety training programs by combining:

  • Tuition by Subject Matter Experts
  • Course content specific to the process/facilities
  • Address attendees’ actual problems and concerns
  • Practical approach based on extensive operational experience
  • Evaluation and assessment of participants with an examination at the conclusion of each module. A Certificate will be issued on successful completion of each course.

Courses can be held at Process House or customer offices as required.

Who should attend

  • Graduate Process Engineers
  • Technical Safety Engineers
  • Control and Instrument Engineers
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Production Engineers
  • Production/Offshore Chemists
  • Environmental Scientists

Learning outcomes

Attendees will have a good understanding of chemical engineering practice including:

  • Fundamentals of Process Engineering
  • Equipment Design and Operation
  • Pressure Protection and Flare Operation
  • Gas Processing
  • Flow Assurance
  • Water Management
  • Process Modelling
  • Fluid Flow
  • Process Heat Transfer
  • Basic Mass Transfer and Mass Transfer Operations
  • Process Safety and HAZOP

Description of Course Modules

Design Basics: Standards; Philosophies; Codes, (API 14C; Piping Codes); P&ID Development ; Valves

Wellhead to Separator: Compositions; Flow Assurance; Separation

Equipment-Design and Operation: Compressors: Pumps; Heat Exchangers

Gas Processing: Dehydration; Acid Gas Recovery; Dew pointing; NGL Fractionating

Pressure Protection & Flare Systems: Pressure Protection; Relief; Blowdown; Flare System

Water Management: Produced Water; Water Injection; Solids Management

Utilities: Seawater; Heating & Cooling Medium; Potable Water; Air; Inert Gas; Fuel Gas; Diesel; Drains; Chemical Injection

Process Modelling: Steady State; Fluid Properties; Why modelling; Steady State Model Development; Pipe Sizing, Control Valve Sizing, Blowdown, etc.

HAZOP, HAZID and SIL: Purpose, Guidelines, Preparation (including nodes, SIFs, guide words, etc.); Worked Examples

Course Information

Tutor: Dr John Hargreaves & other Subject Master Experts as required

Module Duration: 3 hours

Cost per module: £90 (ex VAT)

Dates: To suit client

How to Book

Contact PEAK either by telephone +44(0) 1224 379 792 or email to discuss your specific requirements.