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NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operation Safety

RRP: £ Offer: £349 Exam Price: £64
RRP: $0 Offer: $540 Exam Price: $100
RRP: AED 0 Offer: AED 1980 Exam Price: AED 370
RRP: €0 Offer: €490 Exam Price: €90
RRP: R 0 Offer: R 6290 Exam Price: R 1160

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Course Overview

This qualification is specifically designed for people with safety responsibility in the oil and gas industry. The qualification focuses on international standards and management systems, enabling students to effectively discharge workplace safety responsibilities both onshore and offshore. The Certificate also highlights the importance of process safety management in the oil and gas industry.

There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification, however it is highly recommended that students have an existing underpinning knowledge of safety issues or have completed a NEBOSH Certificate level qualification previously.

Payments for eLearning courses made within the UK (only) are subject to UK VAT at the prevailing rate.

Syllabus Summary (May 2010 Specification)

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

  • Contractor management
  • 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

  • Failure modes
  • 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
  • Emergency response

ELEMENT 5: Logistics and Transport Operations

  • Marine transport
  • Land transport

Examinations

The examination is comprised of one 2-hour written papers which consists of one 'long-answer' question and ten 'short-answer' questions. All questions are compulsory.

Exam Sitting Fees: Students not wishing to sit their examinations at a Sheilds Locations SHEilds Test Centre may incur an additional fee of up to £310, please click here to see a list of venues.

Did you know?

Students who have successfully completed the NEBOSH IGC prior to undertaking this IOG qualification, usually gain up to a 25% higher pass mark on their NEBOSH International Oil & Gas examinations!

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Key facts

  • Duration:
    35 - 55 hours
  • Memberships:
    N/A
  • Locations:
    All SHEilds' venues
  • Exam Dates:
    March / June / September / December
  • Course Dates:
    Anytime
  • Price of course:

    RRP £ Offer £349 Exam Price: £64

    RRP $0 Offer $540 Exam Price: $100

    RRP AED 0 Offer AED 1980 Exam Price: AED 370

    RRP €0 Offer €490 Exam Price: €90

    RRP R 0 Offer R 6290 Exam Price: R 1160

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