Wed, May 25, 2022



Fifth Semester

ELECTIVE (SOH/P/501/1,2,3,….):

E-1      Chemical Industry
Safety in the Storage and Handling of Chemicals, Review of Material Storage and Data Sheets, Cautionary Notices, Statutory Compliance of Storage and Transfer Operations, Testing and Examination of Pipelines, Records of Earthing and Bonding, Identification, Testing and Examination of Pressure Plants, Safety considerations for Start-up and Shut-down, Hazard Identification, Techniques applicable, Compliance of recommendation of Techniques, Procedure for Plant Modification, Safety Considerations in Thermic Fluid, Heat Exchangers, Cooling System and Recycling Process, Interlock Parameters for Pressure, Temperature and Volume, Selection, Maintenance and Calibration of Instruments, Testing and Examination of Lifting Machinery, Development of Safe Transportation Systems, Clean-up Procedures for Hazardous Substances, Continuous Monitoring for Environmental Statues, Plant Railways, Layout, Access, Product Safety, Identification of Emergency Situations and Mitigation, Identification of Hazardous Waste and their disposal as prescribed under the statues, Testing and Examination of Fire Hydrant System, On-site Emergency Plans, Mutual Aid Scheme, Personal Protective Equipment, Concept Disaster Management.

E-2      Safety in Hydro and Thermal Power Plants
Water Softening Plants, Safety in the use of Related Chemicals, Review of MSDS, Di-mineralization of Water, Safety in the use of Related Chemicals, Precautions in the use of Disinfectants, Statutory Requirements in the Operations of Boilers, Feed Pumps.
Coal Handling Equipment, Conveyor Safety, Safety in the use of Super Heated Steam, Operation of Control Systems like Valves, Cooling Systems of Rotor, Safety in the Handling of Cooling Media like Hydrogen – their controls and interlocks, Testing, Examination and Colour Coding of Pipelines, Testing and Examination of Material Handling Equipments and Pressure Plants, Work Permit System, Testing and Examination of Fire Hydrant System, Personal Protective Equipment.

E-3      Safety in Ship Building and Repair
Handling of Metal Plates, Planning, Cutting, Shaping, Bending, Turning, Grinding, Drilling operations and precautions, Surface Treatment, Various types of Welding, Brazing and Thermal Cutting Operations (Arc Welding, Brazing, Oxyfuel Gas Welding, Resistance Welding, Solid State Welding, other welding operations like Electron Beam Welding, High, Medium and Non-vacuum Welding, Electro Slag Welding, Induction Welding, Laser Beam Welding, Thermit Welding, Plasma Welding, Shield Metal Arc Welding, Submerged  Arc Welding and similar operations), Entry into confined space – isolation, monitoring and ventilation, precautions for Hot Work, Ladders and Scaffolding, Machinery and Piping, Material Handling, Pressure Vessels, On-board Electricity Safety, Fixed and auxiliary Fire Protection System, Painting and Coating operations, Personal Protective Equipments, Medical Examinations inclusive of hearing and vision, Machine Guarding for Lathes, Drills, Grinders, Power Presses, Wood Working Machines and other transmission machines, Precautions against exposure to toxic substances, Precautions in Lunch, Material Handling Equipment, Hand Tools and MSDS.

E-4      Safety in Foundry Operations
Handling of Sand and exposure to Silica, Safety in the use of Wood Working Machines, Handling and Storages of Additives like Resins and Binders, Glue and Catalysts their MSDS, use of PPE in the preparation of Mould and Core making and Ovens, Mechanical and Manual Handling of Metals, Safety in the operation of Smelters and Furnaces, Storage and Handling of Fuels, Pipelines and Burners, Safety in Induction Furnaces, Safety consideration in Cooling Systems, Handling of Ladles and pouring, Exposure to Hot Metal fumes, Access in the Moulding Area, Maintenance of Dust and Fumes exposure, Significance of Pre and Periodic Medical Examinations of Workers, Shaking Operations and Exposure to Dust, Cleaning Operations by Shot Blasting, Efficiency of Chambers, Ventilation, Exposure to Noise, Prevention of Shadows in Lighting, Manual Handling and Loading of Moulds for Cleaning Efficiency of Dust Chambers and Hoods, Recycling of Core Materials, Testing and Examination of Lifting Machinery and Pressure Systems, Air Receivers, Dust Extraction Systems, Transportation and Stacking of Moulded Material, Rest and pause for Physical Comfort, Personal Protective Equipment.

E-5      Safety in Cement Plants
Handling and Storage of Coal, Dust Suppression System, Operation of Conveyors, Mechanical Transportation of Lime Stones, crushing, blending and vibration, Operation of Rotary Kilns, Storage of fuel oils, Burner Operations, Control of Flue Gases, their temperature interlocks, collection, Sintering and transfer to Silos, types of Bagging Operations, Plant Railways and their maintenance, Bag Conveyors, Pre and Periodic Medical Examinations, Testing and Examination of Material Handling Equipment and Pressure Plants, Plant Layout and Roadways, Personal Protective Equipments, Access, First Aid for Burns, Access.

E-6      Disaster Management
Definition of Disasters, their Cycle, Approaches to Disaster Management (Engineering, Medical, Geography, Sociology and Psychology), Disaster Management Act, 2005 with special references to roles of State and Central Governments up to the level to District special reference to Clause 58 of the Act.
Hazardous Vulnerability, Risk and Emergency Scenarios, Risk Estimation Analysis, Conception, Communication and Management, Development and Interpretation of Risk Maps, Concept of Computer assisted decision making and Software Resources.
Elements of Emergency Plan and their Structure, Planning for Medical Emergencies, Veterinary Services and highly vulnerable groups, Characteristics of Emergency Manager, Problems and dilemmas, Concept of Emergency Communication, Alert and Response Procedures, Functions of Emergency Operation Centres, Identification of Personnel, Organizing Public Order and Security, Resourcing Logistics and Engineering, Developing Special Care Procedures, Identification of Shelter and Food Programmes, Communication with Media, Warning and Assistance to Population, Preventing Epidemiology of Disasters and their mitigation.

E-7      Safety in Food Processing
Handling of Bulk Fluids like Milk, Handling of Solids, Hand Trolleys and Trucks, Lifting Machines, Safety in the use of Pasteurizers, Homogenetors, Batching Machines, Heat Transfers Freezers, Refrigeration Equipment, Handling and Storage of Refrigerated Gases, Separators, Vibrators, Vats used for fermentation / other vats, Controls and Interlocks on Incubators, Overflow Controllers and Separators, Presses / Compactors, Mixers, Grinders, Ovens, Rotary Air Circulation and Impigment Sheeters and Heaters, Driers, Open Bed and Spray Driers.
Choppers, Stuffers – Piston and Gears, Cookers, Skin Peelers, Mills, Rotors, Hydro Extractors, Can and Packet Sealers.
Testing and Examination of Lifting Machinery, Pressure Equipments, Compressors, Cooling Systems, Humidifiers and precautions in Storage and Handling of Refrigerants, MSDS of all Chemicals inclusive of Stabilizer and Preservatives.
Foods and Drugs stipulation and statues, Personal Protection, Pre and Periodic Medical Monitoring, Personal Hygiene of Workers, Disinfection Systems.
Project, Thesis or Elective.

SOH/P/551/1,2,3,….. (SESSIONAL ON SOH/P/501/1,2,3,….)