RETA certification

If you want to learn more about safety, ask Bill Lape!

August 10, 2020

SCS Project Director, Bill Lape, is an expert in the development and deployment of standardized Risk Management and Process Safety Management programs, including process safety program implementation and support to manufacturing facilities that utilize ammonia as a refrigerant.

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That’s Bill Lape in a word. Bill is a Certified Industrial Refrigeration Operator, a Certified Refrigeration Service Technician, and a member of the National Board of Directors of the Refrigerating Engineers and Technicians Association – RETA. He is also a certified Process Safety Management Professional through the University of Wisconsin.

and he’s a wonderful writer. Here are two of Bill’s most recent articles.

 

PSM SAFETY & COMPLIANCE CONSIDERATIONS IN THE AGE OF PANDEMICS  PSM safety programs and training remain a top priority during the pandemic. While online training is not a complete substitute for live, face-to-face PSM training and instruction, in the age of pandemics, it is a viable option. What to look for in PSM – ammonia refrigeration system safety training?

EPIC FAIL: ICE BUILD UP  When developing your inspections for your system’s mechanical integrity program, always be mindful of the potential consequences of ice buildup, particularly if it continues for an extended period of time.

 

 

 

 

 

Posted by Diane Samuels at 6:00 am

RETA Operator Training from the Comfort and Safety of Home

May 13, 2020

No airplanes, trains, buses, taxis, or Uber required.

SCS Engineers has been working diligently these past few weeks to bring online training to you. With our Tracer team’s dedication, we are excited to let you know, SCS is offering these online classes:

  • Ammonia Refrigeration Operator I & II,
  • Intro and Advanced PSM/RMP/GDC,
  • CARO Review,
  • CIRO Review, and
  • Custom classes

Use our online program to safeguard your operators’ continued compliance education for Process Safety Management and Risk Management Program regulations.

Check out the classes here and register to reserve your spot with one of our in-house RETA Authorized Instructors (RAI).

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posted by Diane Samuels at 6:00 am