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Major Accident Prevention

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Course Unit Code040-1106/01
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated5 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Choice-compulsory
Level of Course Unit *First Cycle, Second Cycle
Year of Study *
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredWinter, Summer Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionEnglish
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
BER72prof. Dr. Ing. Aleš Bernatík
Summary
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
Understand and apply basic methods of analysis and risk assessment. The course is focused on individual steps of risk assessment, their mutual relations and links. Selected methods of risk analysis most commonly used in Europe and in the world will be presented.
Course Contents
Introduction to area of Major Accident Prevention, Definitions, Seveso III
Classification of Hazardous substance, effects of accidents
Risk Assessment principle, description of risk analysis methods
Selection method from CPR 18E Purple Book
Method IAEA-TECDOC-727
Method Dow F&EI – Fire and Explosion Index
Method Dow CEI – Chemical Exposure Index
Consequence Modelling, software ALOHA, EFFECTS, etc.
Methodology QRA – Quantitative Risk Assessment
Case study of Risk Analysis
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
IEC 31010 Risk Management — Risk assessment techniques
Danihelka P.: Analysis and Management of Risks of Dangerous Chemicals in Industry, Ostrava 2002, ISBN 80-248-0084-5
IEC 31010 Risk Management — Risk assessment techniques
Danihelka P.: Analysis and Management of Risks of Dangerous Chemicals in Industry, Ostrava 2002, ISBN 80-248-0084-5
Recommended Reading:
Terje Aven: Quantitative Risk Analysis, ISBN-13: 978-0521760577, Cambridge 2011
Lees´ Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, Hazard identification, assessment and control, Third Edition, Edited by Sam Mannan, Elsevier 2005, ISBN: 0-7506-7555-1
Terje Aven: Quantitative Risk Analysis, ISBN-13: 978-0521760577, Cambridge 2011
Lees´ Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, Hazard identification, assessment and control, Third Edition, Edited by Sam Mannan, Elsevier 2005, ISBN: 0-7506-7555-1
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Seminars, Individual consultations
Assesment methods and criteria
Tasks are not Defined