OSH Institute

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Oil & Gas

Our NEBOSH International Technical Certificate course in Oil and Gas Operational Safety is designed for ALL employess with a safety responsibility in this industry both onshore and offshore.


The qualification focuses on standards and management systems. Many organisations are making this course a mandatory requirement

NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety

This qualification is designed specifically for those with safety responsibilities in the oil and gas industry. It is the latest addition to the NEBOSH portfolio of globally-recognised health, safety, environmental and risk management qualifications.

Organizations are also making this mandatory training for ALL employees, not just those with safety responsibilities.


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.


What kind of people take the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety?


Those who have the responsibility for ensuring safety as part of their day to day duties, including:

  • Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Employee representatives
  • Newly appointed Health and Safety Advisers
  • New Staff Orientation

The syllabus comprises the following elements:
1. Health, safety and environmental management in context
2. Hydrocarbon process safety
3. Hydrocarbon process safety
4. Fire protection and emergency response
5. Logistics and Transport Operations

See the full syllabus here.


The course is being delivered by OSHE Consultants in Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and the USA, for aspiring health and safety professionals building directly upon the foundation of knowledge provided by the NEBOSH International General Certificate.

 Progression

Health and safety is vital in Oil and Gas. It's now a key skill for anyone working in the industry. Holding a NEBOSH qualification can help you stand out and bring you success and advancement.

 Blended Learning

You can study the NEBOSH International Certificate by attending a blended learning course at one of our high-quality training venues in the USA, Kingston Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago.

Our blended learning course allows you to study the course by distance/e-learning and then attend a two-day classroom workshop which provides intensive tutor-led revision before you sit your exam.

 e-Learning Option

Our distance/e-learning option with unlimited help and support from our expert NEBOSH Trainers is a great option for those who need a more flexible way to study the NEBOSH Certificate.


You can start the blended learning or e-learning course at anytime and you'll receive support and guidance from your online tutor as you progress through the learning activities.

 Examination Dates

The standard examination sittings for this qualification are held twice a year in March and September. However we are able to offer increased flexibility by setting exam dates at local examination centres to suit our course delegates.

Examinations questions are set and marked by NEBOSH but held on a date chosen by us.

 Course Pre-Requisites

Students should already have an underpinning knowledge of safety issues and may already have studied one of NEBOSH’s Certificate-level qualifications.

 Blended Learning Course Fees

Jamaica Venue - $900

Trinidad & Tobago Venue - $900

USA Venue - $1300

all fees shown in US Dollars

 e-Learning Course Fees

Jamaica - $800

Trinidad & Tobago - $750

USA - $900

all fees shown in US Dollars

Course Application

To complete your application for a place on one of our courses, please submit evidence of your qualifications to the course administrator by selecting one of the courses below.

You can make an application without having to pay any course fees. Once our course administrator has reviewed your previous qualifications and experience we'll then discuss with you your suitability for the course before offering you a place.

If you are an employer, please instruct each of your employees to make a personal application and we'll apply the appropriate discount rate when we ask for the course fees.

Apply for a place on one of these courses: