The Safety and Chemical Engineering Education (SAChE) Program By: Shaimaa Soarkati, Jason Park, Thomas Proctor CHBE446 SECTION: 0301 What is the SAChE program? The Safety and chemical engineering education program enriches engineers with the process safety knowledge necessary to safely and efficiently work in plants and laboratories It is composed of nine independent units Each unit can be taken individually or all together The Benefits of SAChE Certificates are valued in the engineering job industry Education decreases chances of possible work injury and liability Requirements to enrolling in the program? Must be an undergraduate student in chemistry or chemical, Mechanical, and industrial engineering Must be an AIChE member What topics are covered? Chemical reactivity Hazards Runaway Reactions Inherently safer design Nitrogen’s role in safety Chemical process safety in chemical Process industries Risk assessment Calculating the size of relief valves Computing sources from ruptured vessels or pipelines Calculating downwind compositions of chemicals Understanding the flammable and explosive characteristics of chemicals and dusts Dust explosion control Runaway Reactions https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C561PCq5E1g Dust Explosions https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jg7mLSG-Yws Sources "SAChE Certificate Program." SAChE Certificate Program. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Feb. 2015. "SAChE - Certificate of Safety Achievement." SAChE. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Feb. 2015. "Safety Books." RSS. N.p., n.d. Web. 04 Feb. 2015. "North Carolina Lawyers Weekly." North Carolina Lawyers Weekly. N.p., n.d. Web. 04 Feb. 2015. USCSB. "Inferno: Dust Explosion at Imperial Sugar." YouTube. YouTube, 5 Oct. 2009. Web. 05 Feb. 2015. USCSB. "Runaway: Explosion at T2 Laboratories." YouTube. YouTube, 21 Sept. 2009. Web. 05 Feb. 2015.