NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety

NEBOSH Oil and Gas Certificate
Locations Start Date Examinations Date Registration Closing Date Language
Houston Dec. 04, 2017 Dec. 11, 2017 Nov 09, 2017 English
Houston Feb. 12, 2018 Feb. 19, 2018 Jan. 19, 2018 English
Houston Apr. 30, 2018 May. 07, 2018 Apr. 10, 2018 English
Houston Sep. 24, 2018 Oct. 01, 2018 Aug. 28, 2018 English
Houston Dec. 03, 2018 Dec. 10, 2018 Nov 09, 2018 English

Training Outline

What is the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas?

This specialist qualification focuses on operational process safety and highlights the importance of process safety management so that candidates can effectively manage process safety both onshore and offshore throughout the world.

Who is this course for?

It's a specialist qualification for professionals in the Oil and Gas industry who are responsible for ensuring safety as part of their day-to-day duties. Participants are normally managers, supervisors, employee representatives and newly appointed health and safety advisers.

What does the course cover?

The syllabus takes a risk management approach based on the best practices and international industry standards, including:

  • Hazards inherent in the extraction, storage and processing of raw materials and products
  • Hydrocarbon process safety
  • Fire protection and emergency response
  • Logistics and transport operations

What will you study? Program structure

Unit 1: The syllabus consists of one unit:

  • Health, safety and environmental management in context
  • Hydrocarbon process safety 1
  • Hydrocarbon process safety 2
  • Fire protection and emergency response
  • Logistics and transport operations

What is the syllabus in more detail?

Element 1: Health, safety and environmental management in context

  • Understand and explain the purpose of and procedures for investigating incidents and how the information learned can be used to improve health and safety in the oil and gas industries.
  • Undersand and explain the hazards inherent in oil and gas arising from the extraction, storage, and processing of raw materials and products.
  • Outline the risk management techniques used in the oil and gas industries.
  • Understand and explain the purpose and content of safety cases and safety reports in the oil and gas industries.

Element 2: Hydrocarbon process safety 1

  • Understand and explain the principles of assessing and managing contractors, including the roles of the parties involved.
  • Outline the tools, standards, measurement, competency requirements and controls applicable to Process Safety Management (PSM) in the oil and gas industries.
  • Understand and explain the role and purpose of a permit-to-work system.
  • Understand and explain the key principles of safe shift handover.
  • Understand and explain the importance of safe plant operation and maintenance of hydrocarbon containing equipment and processes.
  • Outline the hazards, risks and controls to ensure safe start up and shut down of hydrocarbon containing equipment and processes.

Element 3: Hydrocarbon process safety 2

  • Outline types of failure modes that may lead to loss of containment from hydrocarbons
  • Outline types of failures that may lead to loss of containment from hydrocarbons
  • Outline the controls available to maintain safety critical equipment
  • Outline the hazards, risks and controls available for safe containment of hydrocarbons offshore and onshore
  • Outline the fire hazards, risks and controls relating to hydrocarbons
  • Outline the hazards, risks and controls available for operating boilers and furnaces

Element 4: Fire protection and emergency response

  • Outline appropriate control measures to minimize the effects of fire and explosion in the oil and gas industries
  • Outline the principles, procedures and resources for effective emergency response.

Element 5: Logistics and transport operations

  • Identify the main hazards of and suitable controls for marine transport in the oil and gas industries
  • Identify the main hazards of and suitable controls for land transport in the oil and gas industries

Methods of study

Face-to-face, 5 days plus 1 day for a written examination

Exam technique

For any qualification to be worthwhile it must be hard earned. It must give the owner a sense of achievement and pride. This does not come easy.

However, we won't leave you stranded when it comes to the final test. Throughout the program our trainers will help you prepare for the examination by developing your accurate and appropriate answering techniques.

Study material

Each participant attending the program receives a comprehensive reference manual covering, in depth, all of the subjects included in the training program.

Venue

The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas course is delivered at one of our training center at the set dates for public courses or can also be provided at your company's location for "local" training courses and exams.

Flexibility

Local courses and examinations can be delivered on the dates, at the venues and in the languages convenient for your company if you have eight participants or more.

Fees

Contact us at info@californiahse.com

California HSE Group/ ROSHA's style

We limit the number of participants in our courses so that we can provide personal attention to your learning needs. This also contributes to a more lively, interactive and enjoyable learning process. Our broad experience allows us to present the syllabus in an interesting and practical way and relate the subject matter to your individual experience.

Joining us couldn't be easier

Write us at bob@californiahse.com to reserve your place. If you would like to discuss the program, please call 818 687 6450 immediately to speak with

You get what you pay for

Our aim is to attract and retain high-caliber consultants by rewarding excellent performance. Our investment in their personal and professional development maintains their currency and guarantees quality.

Please email us for the schedule at Bob@Californiahse.com