• To acquire a broad understanding of environmental challenges in the Oil & Gas industry and how to limit such impacts on the environment.
Target groups
  • Onshore/Offshore personnel, including HSE department personnel.
  • None
Course length
  • 2 days (16 hours)
Main elements of training program
  • 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.
  • Monitoring of effects in the environment.
  • SAMTRA, Simons Town
Learning materials
  • Coursepack, online tools
Relevant career prospects
  • Advance professionally within offshore Drilling Department.
Contact information For booking, email: sa@sots.no (Norway) or admin@samtra.co.za (South Africa)
SOTS Course Centre SAMTRA South African Maritime Training Academy