CSM Overview

Course Identifier:  e00-008

This half-day training course is the first step for understanding the CSM (Common Safety Methods) process defined in the EU regulation 352/2009 and 402/2013, its context, actors, main actions and deliverables.

We offer this course as self-paced learning- please see info and access via our e-learning site 

This course can be given also as comapny specific course and may be tailored depending on the country where it is going to be applied.

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1. Introduction

  • What is CSM?
  • Legal framework.
  • Scope. Applicability and exceptions.

2. CSM Process

  • Understanding the significance of the change
  • Introduction to HAZID
  • Discarding Broadly acceptable hazards
  • Selection of the Risk Acceptance Principle
  • Definition of Safety requirements

3. Assessment Body

  • Role, activities & outcome

4. CSM documentation

This training is enhanced with personal exercises during the different phases in order to improve assimilation of information.

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