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NEBOSH International Oil & Gas Certificate

NEBOSH accredited centre 807 logoDo you have health and safety responsibilities within the oil and gas or petrochemicals industries?

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.

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
Duration Dependent on learning method

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 for IOG1 which consists of 10 'short-answer' questions and 1 'long answer' question. Click here to book your NEBOSH ITC in Oil & Gas Certificate exam.

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
  • Newly appointed Health and Safety Advisers

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

What will I gain by achieving the NEBOSH Oil & Gas qualification?

Delegates who successfully complete the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety will be certified and can apply for:

  • Technical membership of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (Tech IOSH) 
  • Associate Membership of the International Institute of Risk Management, allowing you to use AIIRSM after your name

Learning methods

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

With these options you can pick the learning method to suit your time and budget.

The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety 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.

If you have health and safety responsibilities at work or work for an international organisation, get in touch to see how this globally recognised qualification could help advance your career in the oil and gas industry.

Start your NEBOSH Oil & Gas qualification

To find out all you need to know about starting your course click on the best learning method for you on the right hand side or contact us below.

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E-learning Course

Interactive online course with tutor support
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Distance Learning Course

Ideal for independent learners with limited budget
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In-company Training

Courses delivered at your organisation
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FAQs

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.