IP3 accredited Certificate in Oil & Gas Health, Safety & Environmental Management

This course gives an introduction to the health, safety and environmental challenges encountered in the oil and gas industry. It provides an insight into the main drivers of the regulatory framework that govern compliance in this sector and their importance in protecting people, assets and the environment. The training provides a broader understanding of environmental, health and safety issues to professionals in the oil and gas industry; newcomers to the industry; and non-technical personnel from other sectors with little or no knowledge of the Oil and Gas industry.

At the end of the this course, delegates will be able to identify the main environmental impacts of the oil and gas cycle, from exploration to abandonment/ decommissioning; apply the key functions of Environmental Impact Assessments for the protection and monitoring of the human and physical environment; understand the different approaches to environmental regulation and regulatory techniques used to secure compliance; Learn a wide range of approaches and instruments that governments use to regulate environmental impacts associated with the oil and gas industry.

For Who?

This course is suitable for: Project managers; project supervisors; Employee representatives; newly appointed health and safety advisers in oil and gas companies, students seeking to jump start their careers in environmental management, health and safety in the petroleum industry; researchers; and Project Economists/Analysts.

  • Types Of Hazard in the Workplace
  • Structured Health and Safety and Environment Management Systems
  • Legal Framework for Health and Safety
  • Risk and Hazard Management
  • Accidents and accidents investigations
  • Principles of Environmental Management
  • Principles of Environmental Management
  • Waste management
  • Environmental pollution and monitoring among others.

You will develop the skills required to support a range of exciting careers, from multinational energy companies to consultancies, government ministries and international agencies

The minimum requirement for admissions to IP3 accredited oil and gas programs is the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) or its equivalent. Diploma holders, professionals working in the oil and gas industry, and degree holders will have added advantage during admission processing.