NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety

Course Description


The NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety is
designed specifically for those with safety responsibilities in the oil and gas industry. It
focuses on international standards and management systems, highlighting the importance of process safety management in the oil and gas industry, enabling students to effectively discharge workplace safety responsibilities both onshore and offshore.
The NEBOSH Oil and Gas Certificate is suitable for those who have the responsibility for ensuring safety as part of their day-to-day duties, including:

  • Managers, supervisors and employee representatives within the oil and gas industry.
  • Newly-appointed health and safety advisers

Course Content

The NEBOSH Oil & Gas Certificate is made up of one unit:

Unit IOG1: Management of International Oil & Gas Operational Safety

  • Health, Safety and Environmental Management in Context• Hydrocarbon Process Safety
  • Fire Protection and Emergency Response
  • Logistics and Transport Operations


Units IOG1 NEBOSH Oil & Gas Certificate is assessed by a two hour written examination.

Entry Requirements

The NEBOSH Oil and Gas Certificate is a technical qualification and requires certain knowledge before starting the course.

  • Health and Safety Knowledge
    It is highly recommended that students hold the NEBOSH International General Certificate or equivalent before studying this course. If you do not have this knowledge, BSS provide reference materials to cover this but you should allow for a further 50 hours of study.
  • Experience of the Oil and Gas Industry
    Students require a wider understanding of the oil and gas industry such as gained from working in the industry itself. Students without this experience will need to study additional reference materials provided with the course which outline how oil and gas is extracted and processed. You should allow a further 25 hours study if you need to study this.

Method of Study

This course is available In Classroom or Online e-Learning

Classroom Courses

  • Complete Course 1 Week (5-days) + exams

Online Courses

Flexible, fully tutor supported on-line learning available anywhere in the world

  • 55 hours of study (2-6 months) + exams
  • Start any time
  • Exams are usually held 4 times a year
  • 200+ exam centres available worldwide – additional fees will apply for centres outside London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle,
    Dubai, Tbilisi or Tunis


High quality, full colour complete course textbooks – Additional £75.00 + postage & Packaging

  • Essential study guide, covering the complete NEBOSH Syllabus
  • Note: Printed version supplied with classroom courses; On-line version supplied with e-learning courses

Revision Guides

Concise complete course guide to key topics and how to answer exam questions

  • Printed – £19 + Postage & Packaging
  • Digital (PDF) format – £15


Refunds of fees will only be made for written cancellations received at least 21 days prior to the start of the course (less a 10% cancellation fee to cover administration costs). However, we are happy to accept substitute delegates. Any changes to delegates should be notified, by telephone, as soon as possible.Bookings that are accepted within 48 hours are deemed confirmed and subject to payment, even if the delegate is subsequently unable to attend.

The programme of courses is correct at the time of publication. However, we reserve the right to alter or cancel the programme due to circumstances beyond our control.

Please Note

  • This course is run in conjunction with Rapid Results College (RRC)
  • Please feel free to call us to discuss your specific needs.

Course Details

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Classroom: 1 Week (5-days) + exams

Online e-Learning: 55 hours of study (2-6 months) + exams

Typical capacity:


Typical cost per candidate:

Typical cost per course:

Classroom: £1050.00

Online: £465.00

All courses conducted in the UK are subject to VAT at the prevailing rate

Please note: The online course fee includes an additional fee of £66.00 payable to NEBOSH for the examination