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    NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil & Gas Operational Safety

Course Aim:
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.
Course Overview:
1.  Health, Safety and Environmental Management 
  • Purpose of and procedures for investigating incidents and how the lessons learnt can be used to improve health and safety in the oil and gas industries
  • Hazards inherent in oil and gas arising from the extraction, storage, and processing of raw materials and products
  • Risk management techniques used in the oil and gas industries
  • Safety cases and safety reports in the oil and gas industries
2.  Hydrocarbon Process Safety 1
  • Principles of assessing and managing contractors
  • Tools, standards, measurement, competency requirements and controls applicable to Process Safety Management (PSM) in the oil and gas industries
  • Role and purpose of a permit-to-work system
  • Safe shift handover
  • Safe plant operation and maintenance of hydrocarbon containing equipment and processes
  • Safe start up and shut down of hydrocarbon containing equipment and processes
3.  Hydrocarbon Process Safety 2
  • Types of failure modes that may lead to loss of containment from hydrocarbon
  • Controls available to maintain safety critical equipment
  • Safe containment of hydrocarbons offshore and onshore
  • Fire hazards, risks and controls relating to hydrocarbons
  • Operation of boilers and furnaces
4.  Fire protection and Emergency Response
  • Control measures to minimise the effects of fire and explosion in the oil and gas industries
  • Effective emergency response
5.  Logistics and Transport Operations
  • Marine transport in the oil and gas industries 
  • Land transport in the oil and gas industries
6 days (including examination day)

Trainee Numbers:
Maximum of 20


3/94 Delta Street, Geebung, Brisbane, or training may also be conducted at clients venue upon request

Special Notes:
Course fee includes top class venue and trainer, comprehensive course material, lunch, refreshments, NEBOSH certificate and examination fees.

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