SOCMA's Chemical Operator Training Manual

Chemical Operator Training Manual

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 Sample Chapter Excerpt
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SOCMA’s Chemical Operator Training Manual provides an extensive amount of materials (PowerPoint Presentations, testing materials, lessons plans, etc.) It serves as a great resource for guidance of systems, practices and processes. If your facility is required to be certified under Process Safety Management (PSM) the Operator Training Manual assists with OSHA compliance.

Features of the Operator Training Manual:

  • No customization necessary - Adaptable to your facility
  • Excellent resource for guidance systems, practices and processes
  • Assists in OSHA compliance if certified under Process Safety Management (PSM)
  • Chapter titles:

    • Basic Safety
    • Basic Skills: Mathematics/Chemistry/Energy Conversion
    • Process Safety Management
    • Basic Skills II: Property, Pressure, Temperature, Vapor/Liquid
    • Unit Operations
    • Plant Economics
    • Environmental Operations
    • Reactor Systems
    • Reactor Operations
    • Plant Equipment
    • Utilities
    • Reactor Auxiliary Equipment
    • Control Systems
    • OSHA Safety Compliance
  • Each chapter includes lesson plans, testing materials and PowerPoint Presentations
  • Great way to improve a facility’s operations 

COST | Printed/Downloadable PDF Version
SOCMA Members: Free to download chapters (PDF files) online or $350 to mail a hard copy; free annual updates
Non-members: $1,995 for materials; additional cost may apply for updates.
Academic Institutions should contact for pricing.

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