NEBOSH

NEBOSH Accredited - International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety

What is the Accredited NEBOSH - International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety online course?

This course and training is awarded by the internationally-recognised National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) and has been specifically designed for professionals with safety responsibilities in the oil and gas industry.

If you have health and safety responsibilities in what is one of the world’s most hazardous industries, gaining the appropriate safety certification is crucial, particularly in developing countries, where this new industry is booming.

This course is eligible for a TOTUM PRO Card. 

Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Available via Awarding Body
  • Tutor Support Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Study anytime, anywhere
  • 24/7 access
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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Available via Awarding Body
  • Tutor Support Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Study anytime, anywhere
  • 24/7 access
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Is the Accredited NEBOSH - International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety online course right for me?

To embark on this course it’s recommended that you have already gained a sound working knowledge of key health and safety principles, either through the NEBOSH National General Certificate, or the NEBOSH International General Certificate.

This NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety is popular with Managers, Supervisors, employee representatives, and newly appointed Health and Safety Advisors with responsibilities for maintaining good health and safety practice, in the oil and gas industry regularly.

How can I advance my career with an Accredited NEBOSH - International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety online qualification?

Gaining this Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety will prove to employers that you can work with these substances at an international level.

Why study the Accredited NEBOSH - International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety online course with e-Careers?

  •    Begin your study as soon as you sign up, with registration within five minutes
  •    Work across all your devices at a time and pace that suits you
  •    Tutor support is available Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
  •    94% of 2014’s successful NEBOSH Oil and Gas students would recommend the qualification to their peers

What are the Accredited NEBOSH - International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety Elements?

Elements

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

Learning outcomes

  •    Explain the 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
  •    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
  •    Explain the principles of assessing and managing contractors, including the roles of parties involved
  •    Outline the tools, standards, measurement, competency requirements and controls applicable to Process Safety Management (PSM) in the oil and gas industries
  •    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
  •    Outline types of failure modes that may lead to loss of containment from hydrocarbons
  •    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
  •    Outline the principles, procedures and resources for effective emergency response
  •    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

NEBOSH Examination details

Examination registration and entry confirmation

You will need to register with us before you can take your examination. Once registered, we will send you an Examination Entry Confirmation, which includes your unique learner number and essential examination information and results process. Please make sure you check that all your details are spelt correctly.

Your Examination Entry Confirmation is essential for you to gain entry to the examination room, and photographic identification will need to be shown to the exam invigilator, so please make sure you bring either your driving licences or passport with you, as proof.

Examination results

Results for assessments taken in English should be received within 50-working days from your examination or assignment submission date. The specific date will appear on your examination entry confirmation. For assessments taken in other languages, all results should be received within 70-working days.


Certificate level practical assessments must normally be taken within 10-working days of a written examination, so the practical result will be included with the result for the written examination.

Assessment

The International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety consists of one unit:

  •    Unit IOG1: Management of international oil and gas operational safety

Unit IOG1:

  •    Assessment type: Written paper
  •    Assessment Time: 2 hours

Pass standards

  •    Unit IOG1: 45 marks

Qualification grades

Upon completion of your exams a final grade is award, as follows:

  •    Distinction: 65 marks or higher
  •    Credit: 55 - 64 marks
  •    Pass: 45 - 54 marks

What is the TOTUM PRO Card?

The TOTUM PRO card is the replacement of the old NUS card, which offers discounts in a wide range of shops and websites, helping you get money off food, holidays and flights, clothes, make-up gym memberships and much more. TOTUM PRO card is aimed at professional learners, giving you access to exclusive discounts.

Where can you use your TOTUM PRO Card?

The TOTUM PRO card offers a range of discounts across a wide range of shops and websites. The list below provides a sample of the places you can receive discounts from. Click here to review the full list of shops and websites.

How to get your card

To receive your TOTUM PRO card all you need to do is enrol and pay for an eligible course (see the full list, below) and we’ll send you an email confirmation, acknowledging your eligibility for the TOTUM PRO Card. After your 14-day cooling-off period has passed, we’ll send you an email confirming that your TOTUM PRO card access is now live, and you’ll be able to use the TOTUM PRO card widget in your ‘My Account’ section on our website, to order your card.

Is there a cost?

TOTUM PRO is available for a limited time only for just £14.99 for one year (usually £19.99), £24.99 for two years (usually £34.99), or £34.99 for three years (usually £44.99).

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