Program Description

Supervisors in the oil and gas industry are invaluable to a world-class safety culture. As an "agent of the employer," and the first-line representative of management, every supervisor has a legal obligation to understand his or her safety responsibilities in the workplace.

This program helps supervisors develop the knowledge and skills to fulfill those responsibilities and be an effective leader. By completing this program, students will understand how safety supervisor responsibilities apply to the oil and gas field, where it is important for safety concepts and efforts be targeted to onshore and offshore drilling.

Individual Benefits

Becoming a true safety leader is not a one-stop destination, but rather a continual journey. It is important you stay current in the oil and gas field and know how to apply safety to be successful. By completing this program, you will be able to:

  • Develop your safety and leadership skills within the oil and gas industry.
  • Stay current on OSHA's regulations.
  • Learn how to effectively investigate accidents, such as oil spills or injuries.
  • Monitor oil and gas employees.
  • Evaluate safety management systems.

Business Benefits

Oil and gas employees are typically under the watch of your first line of management-your supervisors. Because of their daily influence on employees and their hands-on mentality, you should put your safety supervisors through this program so you can:

  • Impact the success of your safety management system.
  • Ensure all employees implement and follow safety standards relevant to the oil and gas industry.
  • Properly identify the hazards each level of employee faces.
  • Find areas where safety can be improved.
  • Avoid costly liabilities and workers' compensation, which are major concerns for any organization operating in this dangerous field.

To qualify for this program certificate, students must complete all required courses listed below. There is no time limit to complete the required courses.

  1. 700 Introduction to Safety Management
  2. 702 Effective Accident Investigation
  3. 703 Introduction to OSH Training
  4. 704 Hazard Analysis and Control
  5. 705 Hazard Communication Program
  6. 706 Conducting a Job Hazard Analysis
  7. 709 Personal Protective Equipment
  8. 710 Energy Control Program - LOTO
  9. 711 Introduction to Ergonomics
  10. 712 Safety Supervision and Leadership
  11. 713 Confined Space Program
  12. 714 Fall Protection Program
  13. 715 Electrical Safety Basics
  14. 716 Safety Management System Evaluation
  1. 717 Emergency Action Plans
  2. 726 Introduction to Machine Guarding
  3. 750 Introduction to Industrial Hygiene
  4. 751 Hearing Conservation Program Mgmt
  5. 755 Bloodborne Pathogens Program Mgmt
  6. 802 Trench and Excavation Safety
  7. 805 Fall Protection in Construction
  8. 901 Oil and Gas Hazard Awareness
  9. 902 Well Site Preparation & Drilling Safety
  10. 903 Well Site Completion & Servicing Safety
  11. 904 Oil and Gas Well Inspection
  12. 906 Oil Spill Cleanup
  13. 908 Offshore Oil and Gas Safety I
  14. 909 Offshore Oil and Gas Safety II