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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Environmental Risk Assesment - AP240003
Title: Environmental Risk Assesment
Guaranteed by: Department of Environmental Chemistry (240)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2021
Semester: both
Points: 0
E-Credits: 0
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 3/0, other [HT]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unknown (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: doctoral
Note: course is intended for doctoral students only
can be fulfilled in the future
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Janků Josef doc. Ing. CSc.
Interchangeability : P240003
Annotation -
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The course applies basic principles of safety engineering towards industrial systems, with special attention to the processes of chemical industry. The particular presentations are directed to the assessment of accident rate, to models of risc scenarios, to the risc assessment in the chemical industry and to the evaluation of the ecological risc. Significant part of the course is related to the prevention activities as well as to the operation of joint rescue service.
Aim of the course -
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The students will have the following knowledge:

The will be able to apply the safety and prevention principles to the design and operation of chemical industry.

They will be able to prepare and authorize safety and rescue plans

They will be able to apply progressive methodology of risc assessment within the chemical industry

Literature -
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A: Daniel A. Crowl, Joseph F. Louvar: Chemical Process Safety: Fundamentals with Applications, Prentice-Hall, Inc.,Englewood Cliffs, New Persey 07632, 1990

A: Christian Kirchsteiger: Risk assessment and management in the context of the Seveso II Directive, Elsevier 1998

Learning resources -
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Teaching methods -
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Lecturers, tutorials, self-study

Requirements to the exam -
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Syllabus -
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Basic principles of environmental and safety education

Accident rate, prevention of accidents

Examples and accidents and their assessment

Relation between industry and environmental care

Toxicology and occupational safety

Environmental risc assessment

Checklist Analysis, PHA

Event Tree and Faul Tree methodology

Entry requirements -
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Registration requirements -
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Course completion requirements -
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Oral examination or assessed presentation of the given topic