PACKAGE COMBO 5 (COURSES H, I & J)

COURSE CONTENT

DAYS 1-2: PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT IN THE OIL & GAS INDUSTRY

–   A general introduction to environmental aspects of the Oil & Gas industry.

–   International environmental conventions and national policies, laws and regulations relevant to the industry.

–   The role of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in dealing with environmental challenges in the industry.

–   Use of hazardous chemicals in the industry.

–   Discharges to water from the industry.

–   Emissions to air from the industry.

–   Generation of waste in the industry.

–   Accidental spills, preventative measures and contingency preparedness.

–   Environmental permitting, compliance monitoring and enforcement.

DAYS 3-4: BARRIERS & HUMAN FACTORS

–   Introduction to Human factors methodology

–   Introduction to barrier philosophy

–   Various types of barriers and requirements

–   In depth defense of barriers

–   HSE Culture and risk reduction

–   Human factors and barriers in various industries

–   Case studies

DAY 5: LAWS AND REGULATIONS: OFFSHORE AND ONSHORE

–   Introduction to International standards.

–   Introduction to oil and gas standards: API, NORSOK, IADC, IWCF, OGP.

–   Introduction to quality standards ISO in the oil industry.

–   Introduction to safety standards OPITO, others.

–   Case studies.

TARGET GROUPS

–   Offshore/onshore personnel

–   HSE personnel

–   Personnel from mid-management level

–   Supervisors

AIMS

–   To acquire a broad understanding of environmental challenges in the Oil & Gas industry and how to limit such impacts on the environment.

–   To acquire more knowledge about the methodologies and good practices within Barriers and Human Factors.

–   To give a broad understanding of international rules and regulations in the maritime and oil & gas industries.

PREREQUISITES

None

COURSE LENGTH

5 days

LOCATION

SAMTRA, Simons Town

LEARNING MATERIALS

Coursepack, online tools

RELEVANT CAREER PROSPECTS

Anyone wishing to enter or advance within the O&G industry, either as onshore/offshore personnel.

CONTACT INFORMATION

For booking, email: sa@sots.no (Norway) or admin@samtra.co.za (South Africa)