Dropped Objects Awareness by DROPS

TCS training courses are designed based on regulations and industry best practices aligned with relevant international standards and/or approved by appropriate industry accrediting bodies, as necessary.

The aim of TCS training courses is to ensure that all individuals have reached a recognized level of competence to enable them to work on-site more safely with reduced risk to themselves and others.

According to regulations, there is always a need for everyone to be aware of safe work procedures, the hazards that may be encountered, and the steps required to safely perform and manage the job.

Health and Safety training courses are carefully designed to meet the requirements of the modern industries including, but not limited to oil & gas, construction, chemical, pharmaceutical, food, shipbuilding, etc. Training courses covered under Health and Safety category provide knowledge and skills for understanding and preventing hazards in various fields including, but not limited to: IOSH MS, MIST, ISO 45001 OHS Management Systems, Legal and Other Requirements, Accident Incident Investigations, Working at Heights, COSHH, Electrical Safety, Driving Safety, Radiation Safety, etc.

The courses are interactive and can be delivered in the language of your choice. Practical exercises and course materials are provided as per specific training requirements. The content can be localized to reflect the country or region where the workforce will operate.

To ensure that individuals have reached the required level of competency, they MUST successfully complete a training course and assessment. Successful candidates will then receive the certificate transferable worldwide. Individuals must renew their certificates based on the expiry date shown on the certificate to ensure their knowledge is up to date.

The detailed course content is as follows:


  • Understanding Dropped Objects
    • Terms and Definitions;
    • Static Dropped Objects and Dynamic Dropped Objects;
    • Primary Fixing, Secondary Retention, and Safety Securing;
    • Causes and Causal Factors;
    • Incident and Alert Reviews;
    • What are we Doing about the Problem;
  • Controlling and Preventing Dropped Objects
    • Hazard Identification;
    • Risk Assessment;
    • Risk Ranking;
    • DROPS Calculator;
    • Leadership and Ownership;
    • Preventive and Mitigating Controls;
    • Survey, Inspection, and Maintenance;
    • Remedial Actions;
    • Improvement Actions;
    • Audit/Monitoring;
    • Management of Change;
    • Tools at Height;
    • Process Safety;
    • Red Zones;
    • Plans and Checklists;
    • Subsea Dropped Objects;
    • DROPS Best Practice;
    • Reliable Securing;
    • Responsibilities;
    • Interactive Examples;
  • DROPS through the Supply Chain (in brief)
    • Considering the Dropped Object Threats and Improvement Opportunities at each stage of the typical Chain
  • Hazard Observation
    • Interactive and Practical application of Hazard Identification, Awareness and Understanding

    TCS/ Client venue


    1 day


    Azerbaijani / English/ Russian/Turkish as required


    Min 5 Max 10


    2 years

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