Distribution Terminals

An engaging and accessible e-learning program designed to improve our clients’ Performance, Safety & Reliability; the central components of successful operations.

Distribution Terminals

The Distribution Terminals Program comprises 20 modules that describe the equipment commonly encountered in tank farms, road, rail and marine terminals and the hazards, risks and consequences associated with handling large inventories of flammable materials.

Although the program focuses on the needs of operators, it is also of use to maintenance technicians and graduate process or reliability engineers.

The aim of the Distribution Terminals Program is to make trainees aware of:

  • The safe working practices that apply to the loading, unloading, storage and custodial transfer of hazardous cargoes


By supporting the tenets of proprietary ownership and process safety management, the program seeks to give trainees the knowledge required to maximize the operational and mechanical availability of their oil movements and storage equipment.

The Distribution Terminals Program comprises the following programs/modules:

Storage Tanks
  • Tank Farm
  • Tank Farm Hazards
  • Fixed Roof Tanks
  • Floating Roof Tanks
  • Spheres & Bullets
Road & Rail Terminal
  • Loading & Unloading Tank Trucks Part 1 – Equipment
  • Loading & Unloading Tank Trucks Part 2 – Hazards
  • Loading & Unloading Tank Trucks Part 3 – Practices & Procedures
  • Loading & Unloading Railcars Part 1 – Equipment
  • Loading & Unloading Railcars Part 2 – Hazards
  • Loading & Unloading Railcars Part 3 – Practices & Procedures
Marine Terminal
  • Vessels
  • Cargo Transfer Equipment
  • Marine Terminology Part 1
  • Marine Terminology Part 2
  • Ship To Shore Safety Part 1
  • Ship To Shore Safety Part 2
  • Ship To Shore Safety Part 3
Custodial Transfer
  • Quality Control
  • Quantity Control

  • Status Under development
  • # Modules 20
  • Total Runtime 16 hrs
  • Suitable for Operators, Maintenance Technicians and Graduate Process or Reliability Engineers
Trainee Assessments

All our e-learning programs are supported by modular assessments to allow you to monitor trainee attainment


PSR can provide e-learning programs in SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004 or AICC formats. These can be hosted in your LMS, or we can host for you

Support for mobile devices

Our modules are built with HTML5 rather than Flash, which means they are future-proof and work on mobile devices

About PSR Interactive

PSR deliver engaging and accessible training content that combines expert-level technical detail with 3D multimedia to communicate ideas clearly and effectively.

Our comprehensive library of hundreds of e-learning modules are targeted at the oil refining, oil & gas, petrochemical, chemical and energy industries. The modules can be purchased off-the-shelf, or can be customized to meet your needs.

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