European Master and Certification Program
in Risk Engineering and Management

Health, Safety, Security and Environment

May 1, 2014
Stuttgart, Germany

Lecturer: Andrea Menne

The course gives an overview of EU regulation in the field of HSSE (Health, Safety, Security and Environment), explains the objectives and requirements, as well as the state-of-the art in the implementation including constraints and advantages. Special focus is on the Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC) and Industrial Emission Directive (IED) and on the prevention of major accidents (Seveso).

At the end of the course a participant will

  • understand what is IPPC and IED and be familiar with the European Union regulatory framework for environmental management
  • know in details the concept and implementation of the Seveso Directive (Seveso II and III); the safety report, the major accident prevention policy (MAPP), the Safety Management System (SMS), Land-Use Planning (LUP) and Emergency Plans
  • understand the importance of human and security aspects when dealing with HSSE issues in industry
  • know what are Safety (Key) Performance Indicators (SPIs or KPIs) and their use and interpretation.

This course is dedicated to the professionals working in the field of HSSE. Engineers, managers, inspectors, legislators will profit from this course both by extending the knowledge about the concepts built into the EU legislation and by increasing their own understanding of problems in application.

9:00 – 10:30

· Unit 1:

Introduction to the IPPC (Integrated pollution prevention and control) and IED (Industrial Emission Directive

· Unit 2:

Implementation of the IPPC (Beyond IPPC…)

10:30 – 10:45

· Coffee break

10:45 – 12:00

· Unit 3:

Major Accident Prevention Policy MAPP as required by Seveso Directive

12:00 – 13:00

· Lunch break

13:00 – 14:30

· Unit 4:

Human factors analysis

14:30 – 14:45

· Coffee break

14:45 – 16:00

· Unit 5:

The assessment of consequences of accidents : Security aspects

· Unit 6:

Safety (Key) performance indicators in the HSSE area



Get more info and register for the course now:

Registration deadline: May 1, 2014
Course venue:

Haus der Wirtschaft
Meeting Room D1
Willi-Bleicher-Straße 19
70174 Stuttgart

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For more info about the European Master and Certification Program in Risk Engineering and Management
For more info send an email to or call +49 711 1839 781 or +49 711 1839 647
In the case of cancellation of the course by the organizers, the participants are entitled to the full reimbursement of the prepaid fees.
In the case of participant's cancellation less than 1 week prior to the course, the fees will be retained in full.
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