The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil & Gas Operational Safety
The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil & Gas Operational Safety in is a globally recognized qualification offered by an established independent UK examination board with over 30 years experience in providing health and safety awards in the UK and across the world including the Middle East, India, the West Indies and Southeast Asia.
NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety is specifically designed for individuals with safety responsibilities in the oil and gas industry.
This course focuses on international management systems and standards. Students achieving this certificate will be able to effectively execute workplace safety procedures both off and onshore.
This qualification is an ideal first step towards other higher level NEBOSH qualifications
Managers, supervisors, Employee representatives, and newly appointed Health and Safety Advisers., who have the responsibility for ensuring safety as part of their day to day duties.
The students should already have an underpinning knowledge of safety issues and my already have studied one of NEBOSH’s Certificate – Level qualification.
Is This Qualification Recognised?
This qualification is approved by NEBOSH (The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health).
Benefits of the Course.
The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety will benefit oil and gas companies working to international standards who are seeking to implement effective safety and process safety management across all areas of their operation.
There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification, however, the achievement of the NEBOSH International General Certificate or direct equivalent prior to undertaking the International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Safety course is highly recommended.
This qualification is designed as a specialist sector-specific supplement to the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (IGC) rather than to replace the knowledge and understanding of general health and safety gained as part of the IGC.
Good standard of written English communication is required since the examinations are held in English.
The NEBOSH Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety covers the principles of process safety management in the oil and gas industries. The syllabus takes a risk management approach based on best practice and international industry standards.
The course covers:
- Health, safety and environmental management.
- Hydrocarbon process safety – 1.
- Hydrocarbon process safety – 2.
- Fire protection and emergency response.
- Logistics and transport Operations.
Course Preparation Duration
- The Face to Face Training is spread over a period of 5 days.
- Minimum total tuition hours: 34 hours.
- Recommended total private study hours: 20 hours.
- Total overall hours: 54 hours.
The NEBOSH IOG exam is assessed by two hours exam. Candidate scripts are marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH.
Delegates are awarded the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety on successful completion of one 2-hour written paper.
Holders of this qualification are now entitled to Associate Membership (AIOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and it meets the academic requirements for Technician membership of IOSH) and Associate membership (AIIRSM) of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).