Oil Spill Management and Response

Date/Time: Date(s) - 25/11/2018 - 29/11/2018( 9:00 am - 2:00 pm )
Location: Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
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OBJECTIVES:

  • Understand and obtain knowledge on oil spill management and response
  • Provide skills and knowledge required to oil spill response in order to reduce the effect of spillage
  • Combat the marine oil pollution and cleaning of beaches
  • Understand the principles of oil spill response and contingency planning

OUTLINE:

  • PRE-TEST
  • Oil Spill Health & Safety Issues
    • Basic rules for workers (HSE siteplan)
    • Communications and signals
    • Risks
    • Fire and Explosions
    • Hazardous atmospheres and selected contaminants
    • Cleaning solvents, Remediation Chemicals and Dispersants
    • Heat and cold stress and first aid
    • Protective equipment and clothing
    • Respiratory protection and confined spaces
    • Transportation safety Land, Sea and air
  • Physical & Chemical Properties of Oil
    • Causes of spills by size
    • Properties of Oil
    • Hazards associated with oil spills
    • Oil Spill Risk
    • Fate of Spilled Oil
    • Surface movement of oil at sea
  • Contingency Planning
    • Benefits of implementing and developing contingency plan
    • Response according to spillage level
    • Sensitivity maps preparation
    • Equipment and supplies
    • Oil recovery management
  • Spill Evaluation
    • Causes of spills by size
    • Oil Spill observation and surveillance
    • Estimating the amount spilled
    • Oil Spill Volume
  • Policy of Response
    • Response Priorities
    • Cleanup Priorities
  • Spill Management
    • Oil spill combating equipment
    • Offshore and Near Shore cleanup
  • Principles of using Booms: Design, Selection and uses limitations, Deployment and configuration
    • Booming at Sea
    • Effects of currents on boom angle
    • Shoreline booming
    • Use of booms
    • Components of a boom
    • Boom types and selection
    • Boom deployment guidelines
    • Skimmer selection matrix
    • Skimmer types
    • Vacuum trucks
    • Floating tanks
    • Pumps
    • Sorbets
  • Dispersant
    • What is a dispersant?
    • Mechanism of chemical dispersion
    • Advantages and disadvantages
    • Application guidelines
    • Dispersant effectiveness
    • Aircraft
  • Shoreline Cleanup
    • Sensitivity
    • Shoreline protection techniques
    • Exclusion booming
    • Diversion booming
    • Sorbet booming and barriers
    • Types of Beaches and Cleanup
    • Environmental Impact of Oil Spill
  • Course Conclusion
  • POST-TEST and EVALUATION

COURSE PLAN

  • 35% Lectures & Theories
  • 40% Workshops, Assessments, Group Work & Exercises
  • 20% Role Play & Case Studies
  • 05% Videos
  • Pre-Test and Post Test
  • Test Results Sheet
  • Trainee Performance Analysis Reports

TRAINING METHODOLOGY

  • Case Studies
  • Group Discussions
  • Group & Individual exercise
  • Intensive Workshop by using templates, Diagrams & Charts
  • Planning Activities
  • Presentations
  • Self Assessments
  • Assignments
  • Combine case studies, and analysis of real world examples
  • Action plan

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