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NEBOSH International Oil & Gas Certificate

Working in oil and gas or petrochemicals industries?

If you haNEBOSH accredited centre 807 logove health & safety responsibilities, the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety is an internationally recognised qualification that will provide you with a broad understanding of key health and safety issues - specific to the oil and gas and petrochemicals industries.

Astutis, a well-established, accredited training provider, is the approved partner of the Energy Institute. Develop your skills and knowledge for your career in oil & gas.

NEBOSH International Oil & Gas Course Key Facts
Learning Methods E-learning, Distance learning and In-company
Units 1 unit: IOG1
Assessments 1 half day exam for IOG1

Course information

The International Oil and Gas Certificate syllabus focuses on international standards and management systems, enabling students to effectively discharge workplace safety responsibilities both onshore and offshore and highlights the importance of process safety management in the oil and gas industry.

What is covered?

The syllabus takes a risk management approach based on best practice and international industry standards and covers:

  • Safety and environmental management in this industry
  • Hydrocarbon process safety
  • Fire protection and emergency response

Click to view the NEBOSH Oil and Gas Certificate syllabus.

How is the NEBOSH ITC in Oil & Gas assessed?

There is one 2-hour exam consisting of 10 'short-answer' questions and 1 'long answer' question. 

Who is the NEBOSH Oil & Gas Certificate Course For?

This well respected and internationally recognised qualification is aimed at those who have the responsibility for ensuring safety as part of their day to day duties in the oil and gas or petrochemicals industries, including Managers, Supervisors, Employee representatives and newly appointed Health and Safety Advisors.

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

Which is the best learning method for me?

With Astutis you can take the NEBOSH Oil and Gas Certificate in 3 different ways:

If you need more information on the diffferent methods contact our Course Advisor

Why choose Astutis?

Astutis is the fastest growing health and safety training company in the UK. People like you, from companies in the energy sector worldwide, use Astutis again and again for their NEBOSH training. 

Studying the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety with Astutis will benefit oil and gas companies working to international standards who are seeking to implement effective safety and process safety management across all areas of their operation. 

Start your NEBOSH Oil & Gas qualification

To find out all you need to know about starting your course click on the contact us button. If you make a booking ensure you state you are a member of the Energy Institute.

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How long will it take to complete the NEBOSH ITC in Oil & Gas Operational Safety qualification?

To complete all 5 elements of the course, students will be looking at a recommended amount of total study time of 54 hours - if in the classroom this will comprise 34 hours of tutor-led training and an accompanying 20 hours of personal study.

How can I study for my NEBOSH Oil and Gas qualification?

Astutis offers 4 different options for delegates wishing to study for the NEBOSH Oil and Gas qualification:
  • E-learning - learn at your own pace and in your own time, with online software and full tutor support.
  • Distance learning - ideal if you are motivated in your studies but have a limited budget.
  • In-company training - we can come to you to save on the costs of training multiple delegates.
Discuss the best option for you and your organisation today.

How is the NEBOSH ITC in Oil and Gas Safety assessed?

Candidates are assessed by a 2-hour written exam of 10  'short-answer', 8-mark compulsory questions and 1 'long-answer', 20 mark compulsory question. All questions are compulsory. Papers are marked by external examiners who are appointed by NEBOSH.

How will my business benefit from the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety?

This industry-specific course can help you and your organisation:
  • Keep staff and visitors safe
  • Protect your assets
  • Maintain your reputation
  • Help to avoid litigation or prosecution

Where can I take the NEBOSH ITC in Oil and Gas Operational Safety?

Those wishing to study for this course can do so from anywhere in the world via e-learning. All that is needed to access our interactive e-learning course is an internet connection. When the time comes, you will also be able to sit your exam with Astutis at a recognised location near you. We can also come to your organisation to train multiple members of staff - wherever you are.