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About This Course
The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety has been developed to meet the growing requirements for formal training and certification. The course is a professional qualification that allows individuals to gain a good grounding in the operational safety requirements in the oil and gas environment and satisfy employers that they have formal training and certification with in the area of employment.
The Achievement of the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (IGC) or equivalent prior to undertaking the International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety (IOG) is highly recommended.
The IOG is designed as a specialist sector specific supplement to the IGC rather than to replace knowledge and understanding of general health and safety gained as part of the IGC. This course also supplements the NEBOSH Diploma.
The contents of this course are covered in FIVE elements:
ELEMENT 1: Health, Safety and environmental management in context
Learning from Incidents
Hazards inherent in oil and gas
Risk Management Techniques used in the oil and gas industries
Safety cases and safety reports
ELEMENT 2: Hydrocarbon process safety 1
Process Safety Management (PSM)
Role and Purpose of a permit-to-work system
Key principles of shift handover
Plant operations and maintenance
ELEMENT 3: Hydrocarbon process safety 2
Safety critical equipment controls
Safe storage of hydrocarbons
Furnace and boiler operations
ELEMENT 4: Fire protection and emergency response
Fire and explosion risk in the oil and gas industries
ELEMENT 5: Logistics and Transport operation
Note: The course consists of over 34 hours of tuition and intensive self study
This qualification has been professionally structured as a competency development course for personnel working in the safety industry, equipping them with vital specialised safety training and know-how. By implementing effective process safety management across all areas of operations will reduce the number of accident, provide a safe place to work thereby saving time and money.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The course is designed for individuals with safety responsibilities such as managers, supervisors, employee representatives, health and safety counselors who need to ensure and understand safety in the working environment, as well as needing an appreciation of hydrocarbon process safety. Delegates should already have the knowledge of operational process safety issues or have taken the NEBOSH International General Certificate in OSH.
HOW IS IT ASSESSED?
Candidates will be assessed through a written examination at the end of the course.
Examinations are held on the last day of the course or for distance learners four times per year at any British Council or participating university.
FULL TIME TRAINING
Full time Training will be delivered over a 5-day period with examinations on the final day or Saturday. Also, available in Aberdeen, UK.
E-learning is delivered via our interactive portal over a three month period (options to extend). Register here.
DISTANCE LEARNING TRAINING
Distance learning via hardcopy course materials and email contact with the tutor for assignments.
This option combines e-learning and distance learning so candidates have access to our interactive portal and hardcopy course materials.
Available worldwide. You can join the open/distance learning or E-learning course any time, anywhere.
Regardless which mode of learning, you will enjoy Full Tutor Support - marked assignment and tutor access for all elements.
This course can be tailored to reflect your organisation's system of work. It can also be run in-house at your company's facility and/or preferred location. For further details such as corporate rates and schedules, please contact us.
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Offline registration: Course Application form
Offline registration: Entry Pre-requisite form