ASTI is having a 2-day event this fall in the Houston area.

This is an inexpensive way to provide additional training to those tasked with ammonia safety and response.

Day 1 (Monday) Topics:

  • Live ammonia demonstrations and simulations
  • Assess life safety and set control zones
  • Conditions – Actions – Needs (C.A.N.) size up report
  • Value and use of chemical protective clothing and equipment
  • Challenges of rapid entry rescue
  • Emergency shutdown procedures
  • Evaluate hazards, risks, and threats
  • Working with valves and pressure vessels
  • Tarp and cover containment
  • Ventilation fan – decontamination and vapor dispersion
  • Lessons learned from accidents and emergency events

Day 2 (Tuesday) Topics:

  • Strengthen the Tripod: Industry, Government, and Public Safety
  • Value of prevention, protection, and preparedness
  • Understand hazards, mitigate risks, and prepare for threats
  • Evacuation, decontamination, and medical care
  • Valve and pipeline problems that lead to emergency events
  • Engaging emergency shutdown procedures
  • Command and control plan
  • Integrating Industrial response with public safety command
  • Pre-entry hazard assessment
  • Terminating command, initiating recovery, and restart
  • Basic refrigeration cycle components
  • Lessons learned from accidents and emergency events

Mon, November 18, 2019 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM CST – FlyerRegister
Tue, November 19, 2019 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM CST – FlyerRegister

Where: Humble Civic Center
8233 Will Clayton Pkwy, Humble TX
Humble, TX 77338