• Audit-Proofing Your LDAR Program (SP09PC)



    This course will review LDAR compliance obligations under state, federal, and Consent Decree LDAR requirements. Attendees will learn advanced compliance strategies and best management practices compiled from over 100 industry facilities. Frequently asked questions on LDAR compliance issues from calibration to delays of repair will be addressed. The course also includes a review of common and uncommon LDAR audit findings and compliance “blind spots” to be addressed.

    You Will Be Able To:

    • Operate from an outside auditor’s perspective.
    • Define common compliance pitfalls at your facility.
    • Describe deviations and potential enforcement penalties.
    • Identify critical issues before your next LDAR audit.
    • Create inspiration for the LDAR team to strive for 100% compliance.
    • Design a plan for the EHS Manager to sleep better at night.

    You Will Cover:

    Enforcement Initiatives  

    • Notable Enforcement Cases
    • NOVs, FOVs, and Stipulated Penalties
    • NEIC’s Audit Approach


    Common Audit Findings  

    • Calibration & Monitoring Techniques
    • Comparative Monitoring
    • Field Issues
    • Recordkeeping & Reporting
    • Consent Decree Enhanced Requirements



    • Identifiying Red Flags
    • Forensic LDAR Techniques
    • Quality Assurance/Control Methods
    • LDAR Best Management Practices
    • Benchmarking Your LDAR Program