HSE for Support Personnel


Who should attend?

  • This course provides the participants with a wider and high level HSE management knowledge, allowing them to take a step forward regarding risk awareness and safety leadership, as well as developing their team management and oral & written communication skills.
Public :
  • This program is intended to all professionals within the petroleum industry (commercial, legal, financial or support entities) who seek to acquire professional skills regarding Health, Safety and Environment management subjects for a successful long term career conversion and in order to ensure a safe and sustainable workplace.

Level :Knowledge

Prerequisite :
  • Provide evidence of a professional experience of at least 3 months related to Oil & Gas activities.

Course Content


      • Fundamentals of reservoir engineering, drilling, completion and well servicing.
      • Notions of field operations and field development process.
  • HSE CULTURE & LEADERSHIP - Duration : 5 Days

      • Human factors.
      • HSE leadership.
      • HSE culture development.
  • OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY - Duration : 10 Days

      • Company responsibilities.
      • Workplace incident reporting and investigation.
      • Life saving rules.
      • Basic health risk assessment.
      • First aid training.
      • Ergonomics.
  • HSE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS - Duration : 5 Days

      • Structure of HSE management systems.
      • HSE management of contractors.
      • HSE performance evaluations.

      • Risk awareness in the workplace.
      • Introduction to emergency response.
      • Fire fighting training.
  • HSE IN LOGISTICS - Duration : 5 Days

      • Land transportation.
      • Marine transportation.
      • Air transportation selection.

      • Environmental impact and environmental management planning.
      • Environmental reporting.
      • Social risk assessment and social engagement activities.
      • Social management workshop.
  • FINAL PROJECT EVALUATION - Duration : 15 Days

      • Group project.
      • Jury.

Learning Objectives

  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • Identify the elements of the overall production chain, from reservoir to offloading facilities,
  • Detail the elements of HSE management applicable to the different E&P activities,
  • Contribute to risk assessment process for the different E&P activities,
  • Participate in undesired event investigation teams,
  • Explain the different key performance indicators applicable to HSE management,
  • Describe the different elements of the environmental and societal management in E&P.

Ways & Means

  • Highly interactive training by industry specialist lecturers, with numerous teamwork sessions.
  • Numerous applications, case studies and experience feedback.
  • 3-week group project concluding the program and calling for all the topics devised in the program.

Learning assessment

  • Continuous assessments all-along the program.
  • Final assessment including a presentation in front of a jury.


Coordinator :IFP Training trainer (permanent or contracted) having a good expertise and/or experience of the related topics, trained to adult teaching methods, and whose competencies are kept up-to-date.

To French entities : IFP Training is referenced to DataDock ; you may contact your OPCO about potential funding. Please contact our disabled persons referent to check the accessibility of this training program : referent.handicap@ifptraining.com