Managing Security Risks in the Oil and Gas Sector

Qualification ……………… (QNUK Level 4 Endorsed Course)
Delivery…………………….. Classroom or live via Zoom
Duration …………………….five-day course

This is a classroom training course delivered specifically to those who have a need to understand the complexities and differences of managing a security provision in the oil and gas sector. Please note, live virtual courses are delivered separately to classroom courses. Learners will not be able to dial in to a classroom course. 

The energy and extraction sectors face continual challenges from man-made threats and natural hazards.

Drawing on case studies from around the world, the training course addresses some of the more complex risks associated with the oil and gas industry in a range of environments and examines the risks in Upstream-to-Downstream operations.

Delivered by trainers with extensive operational security management experience in the Oil and Gas sector, the course examines and develops risk management theory and applies this to the modules delivered. Successful learners will earn a QNUK Level 4 Endorsed qualification and completion certificate.

Utilising elements of the ANSI-API STD 780 Security Risk Assessment Methodology and additional resources, the course highlights the spectrum of risk elements that have the potential to impact upon security management operations, experienced by security practitioners in the sector.

Core content

  • Security risk analysis in oil and gas sector
  • Corporate social responsibility, human rights, and community management
  • Managing activism risk
  • Managing acts of militancy and terrorism against the oil and gas sector
  • Oilfield and pipeline security
  • Refinery security
  • Maritime and offshore security
  • Downstream (retail security)

Please note this course is also delivered as a self-study, online course. View full details here.

Virtual classroom delivery

If opting for virtual training, please note that you will need a stable internet connection, and a microphone, speakers and webcam. This is so you can fully interact with the class in the same way you would in a face-to-face training setting.

Bear in mind time zone differences; our classes are run using GMT or BST time zone, depending on time of year.

We recommend you disable your email application when joining live classroom training; this is to minimise any distractions and interruptions, ensuring you are fully focused on the course.

If you’d like to join this course, choose from either the classroom or virtual live delivery option at check-out.

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