The qualification focuses on international standards and management systems, enabling students to effectively discharge workplace safety responsibilities both onshore and offshore.
- Unit IOG1
- Course programme
- Course Price
- In House Course Fees
- Training Needs Assessment
- NEBOSH Resources
- NEBOSH Certificate Verification
The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety qualification is designed specifically for those with safety responsibilities 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.
The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety is aimed at those who have the responsibility for ensuring safety as part of their day to day duties including Managers; Supervisors; Employee representatives and newly appointed Health and Safety Advisers.
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: Safety and environmental management in this industry; Hydrocarbon process safety and Fire protection and emergency response.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification, but we do recommend that learners have an underpinning knowledge of safety issues. This may have been achieved by studying a NEBOSH General Certificate level qualification.
It is also important that learners have a suitable standard of English language in order to understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus.
NEBOSH recommends that learners undertaking this qualification should reach a minimum standard of English equivalent to an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 or higher in IELTS tests.
Unit IOG1: Management and Control of Environmental Hazards
Element 1. Health, safety and environmental management in context
Element 2. Hydrocarbon process safety
Element 3. Hydrocarbon process safety
Element 4. Fire protection and emergency response
Element 5. Logistics and Transport Operations
Unit IOG1 is a taught unit assessed by a two-hour written examination. This examination consists of ten ‘short-answer’ questions and one ‘long-answer’ question. All questions are compulsory. Candidate scripts are marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH.
We recommend that candidates should already have an underpinning knowledge of safety issues and preferably have studied the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.
Block Release [5 day] course – 1 x 1 week block including the examination.
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The NEBOSH resources for this qualification, including the course syllabus and NEBOSH Learner Terms and Conditions, can all be downloaded from the NEBOSH website here:
NEBOSH Certificate Verification Service
NEBOSH receives regular requests from employers, recruitment agencies, Higher Education institutions, and other similar bodies to verify that an individual actually holds a NEBOSH qualification.
You can now verify NEBOSH certificates using their free self-service verifications platform: NEBOSH Verifications.
If a certificate was issued before 1991, or if the online platform cannot verify the certificate with the information you have provided, you may still need to contact NEBOSH directly in line with their Verifications Policy here: https://www.nebosh.org.uk/policies-and-procedures/verifications/