The NEBOSH Health, Safety and Environment in the Process Industries Qualification provides the perfect introduction to general health & safety, process safety and environmental management for those working or looking to work in health and safety within the Process Industries such as Oil and Gas, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Petrochemicals, Food etc.

The NEBOSH Health, Safety and Environment in the Process Industries Qualification provides the perfect introduction to general health & safety, process safety and environmental management for those working or looking to work in health and safety within the Process Industries such as Oil and Gas, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Petrochemicals, Food etc.

The NEBOSH Award in Health, Safety and the Environment for the Process Industries consists of three elements which must be successfully completed within six months to achieve the NEBOSH Award for the Process Industries qualification.

Unit HSW1: Workplace Safety Foundations

  • The Foundations of Health and Safety
  • The Responsibility for Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety Risk Assessment and Control
  • Hazards and Controls Associated with Work Equipment
  • Transport Safety
  • Hazards and Controls Associated with Working with Electricity
  • Fire Safety
  • Hazards and Controls Associated with Manual Handling and Repetitive Movement
  • Hazards and Controls Associated with Hazardous Substances
  • Hazards and Controls Associated with the Working Environment

Unit PS1: Process Safety

  • The Foundations of Process Safety
  • Systems to Prevent Loss of Containment
  • Common Hazards, Risks and Controls in the Chemical Industry
  • Plant Integrity
  • Emergency Response

Unit PS2: Environmental Management

  • Foundations in Environmental Management
  • Control of Emissions
  • Environmental Risk Assessments (Impact Assessment)

Assessment:

The NEBOSH Award in Health, Safety and the Environment for the Process Industries is assessed by a 1.5 hour multiple choice exam. 
Exams are held throughout the year.

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