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Series: Cognitive Bias

Understand the range of cognitive biases and how this phenomenon links with pipeline engineering.Posts in this series... Cognitive Biases: Bias Blind Spot Introduction to the topic of cognitive bias, particularly ...
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Series: Hydrogen - Energy Transition

The climate emergency is one of the biggest challenges humanity must face in the 21st century. We all need to be involved in the process of moving towards a decarbonized economy. At the same time, the advancing global energy transition faces many challenges when it comes to ensuring a sustainable, reliable and affordable energy supply. For this rea...
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Cognitive Biases: Bias Blind Spot

Introduction to the topic of cognitive bias, particularly our own blind spot to this phenomenon.At conferences we like to introduce my topics with a short story, usually involving this little character. He's a pipeline operator and he's had a number of pipeline problems over the last few years. Fortunately, we always solve his latest problem by the...
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The Role of Competency in Pipeline Safety Management Systems with Karen Collins

Pipeline Safety Management Systems (PSMS) are management tools that will help a pipeline operator comprehensively and holistically manage all the many aspects of pipeline safety. The framework of PSMS is specified in the API Recommended Practice 1173 and consists of ten elements, one being 'Competence, Awareness, and Training' which is probably the...
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Competent or Merely Confident - ‘Competence’ and ‘Qualification’ in Pipeline Engineering with Simon Irvine

The purpose of this webinar is to:Introduce the concept of competence from a pipeline engineer's perspective.Highlight the industry's growing requirements for competent and qualified personnel.Explain why a 'qualification-based' approach is required to demonstrate competence within the pipeline industry.​This webinar was held on June 21, 2017Meet t...
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A Structured Approach to Demonstrating Competence with Simon Irvine

This webinar discusses the concept of competence from a pipeline engineer's perspective. It presents a framework that ensures demonstrably competent engineers. It provides a walk-through of the former platform that hosted The Competence Club.This webinar was held on December 14, 2017Meet the expertsSimon Irvine, Learning Manager, ROSEN Ed...
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Mentoring: What is it and is it important?

​This presentation explains what is meant by 'mentoring', including its history, and describes the roles of the mentor, and mentee. It covers the advantages and disadvantages of mentoring staff, its role in competence development, and its relevance to business development. Finally, the paper outlines a mentoring plan for staff.This webinar was held...
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Virtual Meetup: Why Should You Invest In Professional Development?

Is investing in professional development the key to a successful career in the pipeline industry? Join the Competence Club's June Meetup to get expert insight!During this interactive webinar, you'll meet with ROSEN's Education Systems and Services team and their special guests as they discuss why developing your skillset can be important for your c...
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Competence: Is It Overrated?

The webinar covers staff 'competence', why it is needed, and how you can become both competent and qualified in your disciplines. It will debate whether being competent is overrated, show the big 'catch' in being competent, and also compare it with confidence. Finally, the talk concludes with 6 ways to beat clever, confident, and ambitious people i...
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Virtual Meetup: Certificación de Personal de Integridad: Todo sobre la Acreditación ANAB

En este Meetup, discutimos por qué las certificaciones de integridad de tuberías son importantes, cómo puede acceder a ellas y qué implica. Tendremos la oportunidad de preguntar a expertos en la materia, que han estado involucrados en el desarrollo de este modelo de competencia, detalles del proceso, y contaremos con algunos ingenieros ya certifica...
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