NEBOSH Award for the Process Industries


NEBOSH Award for the Process Industries

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The NEBOSH Award in Health, Safety and Environment for 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 typical people who would benefit from this qualification include, Process Operators, Technicians, Team leaders, supervisors and others with a need to understand health, safety and the environment in process industries.

Benefits of Achieving the NEBOSH Process Industries Award

  • Valued by employers – both in the UK and internationally
  • Specific qualification for those working in the Process Industries
  • Provides an excellent foundation for further NEBOSH qualifications

RRC is an Accredited NEBOSH Provider offering NEBOSH Award courses worldwide

  • Classroom - 5 days + exam - available In-Company worldwide
  • Online – around 45 hours of study + exam - available worldwide
  • In-Company Training - available worldwide
Textbook - Only GBP 45 + carriage
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RRC offer you more than any other NEBOSH provider:

  • 90 years experience in training & education
  • 45 years experience in delivering health and safety training
  • Choice of learning methods
  • Above average exam pass rates
  • Teaching and support from a team of 40 NEBOSH approved expert tutors

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)
Assessed by a 1.5 hour multiple choice exam

The NEBOSH Award in Health, Safety and Environment for the Process Industries is assessed by a single multiple-choice exam.

Exams are held 7 times a year.

Exam Venues

  • London
  • Glasgow
  • Manchester
  • Dubai
  • British Councils

RRC are experts in the design and delivery of health and safety training throughout the world. Over our 90 year history, a million students and thousands of businesses have chosen RRC as their preferred training provider. Our expert trainers and friendly support teams inspire total confidence in the individuals and companies we train and advise.

Quality Training from the Experts

Training is all about quality and this starts with our trainers. It has taken many years to build RRC’s team of expert trainers and we are proud to have the best international team of HSE trainers there is. This team is at the heart of everything we do; developing and updating our course content, delivering and assessing our courses, supporting our students, consulting and always making sure we are firmly focused on our customers’ needs.

The team is a highly effective mix of academics, practitioners, and consultants with a wide range of experience across all sectors. It is led by a team of experienced  HSE practitioners:

  • Hasan Alaradi MSc, RMST, DipSM, CMIOSH, MIIRSM - RRC Director
  • Dr Jim Phelpstead BSc, PhD, CMIOSH – RRC Lead Tutor – Health & Safety
  • John Binns BSc (Hons), MSc, MIEMA – RRC Lead Tutor – Environmental Management

Excellence in Customer Service

Providing a good service is really important to RRC,as there is no point in having great trainers without excellent customer service. Whether you are enquiring about a course, registering for your exam or visiting any one of our training centres, you can be sure you will receive the very best customer service.

Commitment to Quality

RRC’s reputation has been built on quality and over our 85 year history, many hundreds of thousands of happy customers have enjoyed success in their qualifications and careers through studying with RRC. We work closely with the awarding and industry bodies to ensure our courses are fully up-to-date and aligned with the latest syllabus revisions, legislation changes and exam procedures. Our ISO 9001 accreditation demonstrates our commitment to continual improvement.

Great Results

RRC have an exceptional track record. The clear, engaging and interactive courses we deliver guarantee our students receive the best possible training and ensure they get a full understanding of both the subject matter and how the assessment works. This not only leads to exam success, but also develops the understanding and competency they will need to apply their knowledge in the workplace.

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