NEBOSH HSE Certificate in Process Safety Management
12 September 2022 - 15 September 2022
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and NEBOSH have
collaborated to develop a new specialist Occupational Safety and
Health Qualification specifically for process industries. The
qualification combines the advanced technical 'high hazard'
expertise of HSE with NEBOSH's ability to deliver strong vocational
The course focuses on the prevention of catastrophic accidents
and near misses associated with loss of containment of energy or
dangerous substances such as chemicals and hydrocarbons.
The course will cover:
- Establishment of process management systems
- Asset management and maintenance strategies
- Start-up and shutdown of process plant
- Performance standards for safety critical systems and
- Hazards and controls for:
- Chemical reactions
- Bulk storage of dangerous substances
- Fire and explosion
- Purpose and features of emergency plans
The tutors have a wide range of process safety
experience gained through HSE's activities in the onshore chemicals
and offshore oil & gas industries.
Candidates are assessed by a 90 minute multiple choice
examination which must be accessed and completed via NEBOSH's
Online Assessment Platform within a 24-hour window. The date is set
by NEBOSH and will be within 4 weeks of you attending the
The NEBOSH HSE Certificate in Process Safety Management is
designed to provide a sound breadth of knowledge that will allow
you to contribute to the effective management of process safety
The qualification aims to provide holders with the knowledge and
understanding of Process Safety Management to ensure that they can
contribute to the effective management of process safety risks.
For more information,
download the NEBOSH flyer.
Who should attend?
People from all around the world who work in process industries
such as oil and gas, chemicals, plastics and pharmaceuticals. Given
the hazardous nature of these industries, this qualifications has
been designed to give process safety knowledge and understanding to
managers, supervisors and safety professionals to allow them to
manage their process safety responsibilities.
This qualification is not designed for process safety/chemical
engineers with extensive operational experience of working within
the processing environment.
It is advised that students should already have an underpinning
knowledge of health and safety issues, and many will have gained
another NEBOSH qualification.
If you are unsure whether this course is right for
you, please contact us by email.
The course will be run at the HSE Science and Research Centre in
the spa town of Buxton. Buxton is in the heart of the Peak District
and has good links to mainline train stations and Manchester
Details of hotels in the Buxton area can be found
The cost of this course is £1,595 per
person (includes course notes and handbook, lunch and
refreshments and NEBOSH examination fee).
The NEBOSH registration closes 3 weeks before the exam date - we
can still take bookings but they may incur an extra £100 fee.
Unfortunately name changes may also incur this fee.
Please note: Your details will be shared with
NEBOSH as part of the registration process. For this they will also
need your date of birth - please provide this in the 'comments' box
when you book.
Please note that all courses must be paid for via credit
card at the time of booking.
For further dates and additional information email: firstname.lastname@example.org or
contact the Training and Events Team at HSE directly on +44 (0)203
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