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E-590C - HSE Superintendent Certification

58 days HSE/HSESI
  • Professionals with a significant experience in oil and gas surface production and/or HSE, called on to hold the position of HSE Superintendent
  • To develop managerial and communication skills while providing an in-depth technical knowledge stretching over a wide range of issues and advanced topics in relation to oil and gas production and processing equipment, integrity, HSE, deep offshore, flow assurance, etc.; necessary to hold the position of HSE superintendent
Learning Objectives
  • To learn about state-of-the-art oil and gas production techniques and equipment technology
  • To understand all details of HSE issues linked to production, as well as to construction and maintenance works
  • To describe HSE management rules and individual responsibilities
  • To acquire world class work methods and communication skills
Ways and means
  • Several applications and illustrations
  • Several teamwork sessions
  • Practical sessions on firefighting and oil spill response
2 weeks in Martigues, 2 weeks in Rueil

Downhole production - Well performance 4 days
  • Units - Dimensions
  • Fundamentals of Reservoir Engineering - Well testing
  • Fundamentals of Drilling, Completion, Well Servicing, Artificial Lift and Well Performance
Oil, water and gas processing 5 days
  • Effluent behavior - Fundamentals of thermodynamics - Specifications
  • Oil processing
  • Production and Injection water treatment
  • Gas processing
HSE risks and management 15.5 days
  • HSE risks, flammability, overpressure systems: PSV, flare and flare network, closed and open drains...
  • Safety in operation: use of utilities, degassing/inerting, confined space entry, start-up & shutdown
  • Safety during construction & maintenance works: lifting & rigging, work at height, electrical safety…
  • Work permit system; SIMultaneous OPerations (SIMOPS) management…
  • HSE management systems - Management of change - Downgraded situations - HSE referential & responsibilities
  • Safety engineering: HAZID, HAZOP, layout optimization and identification of major accidents - Risks matrix…
  • Safety systems: HIPS, ESD, EDP, F&G, USS - Safety logic diagrams
  • Human factors - Opersafe: philosophy and methodology
  • Incident analysis and reporting – Root cause analysis
Instrumentation & process control - Electricity 5 days
  • Instrumentation & process control - Distributed Control System (DCS)
  • Electricity, electrical motors and power generators, electrical power distribution network
Rotating machinery 5 days
  • Rotating machinery: pumps, compressors, turbo-expanders and gas turbines
Corrosion, inspection & integrity 3 days
  • Metallurgy - Corrosion - Inspection - Facility integrity management
Multidisciplinary conferences 3.5 days
  • Terminal and FSO / FPSO
  • Deep offshore: Development challenges and specific operating constraints
  • Flow assurance - Chemicals injection monitoring - Deposit prevention and monitoring
  • Field Operations Management (FOM): objectives and methodology
Fire-fighting & oil spill response 5 days
  • Emergency plans - Equipment involved in fire-fighting
  • Fire-fighting and OSR practice onsite
Environmental & societal aspect management 5 days
  • Environmental legislation
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) – Management Plan EMP
  • Societal issues related to E&P activities
Work methods and communication 2 days
  • Work methods and team management
  • Written and oral communication
Revisions – Oral assessment 3 days
Behavioral management 2 days
2016 course calendar
Language Dates Location Tuition Register
Sep 14 - Dec 07 Pau, Rueil & Martigues €39,610 Online By email