Companies in the oil and gas extraction industry operate and/or develop oil and gas fields as a part of upstream oil and gas activities. The information and resources provided in this course can help workers and employers identify and eliminate hazards when working in the oil and gas industry. The course introduces applicable OSHA regulatory requirements, as well as industry standards and guidance aimed at identifying, preventing, and controlling exposure to hazards.

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Modules: 7
Hours: 6
Sectors: Oil and Gas


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  • Key Topics

    • General Safety and Health Hazards
    • Drilling Site Jobs
    • Drilling Operation Accidents
    • Task-specific Accidents
    • Crane, Derrick, and Hoist Hazards
    • Material Handling Hazards
    • Blowouts
    • Flammable and Combustible Liquids
    • Lightning and Static Electricity
    • Hot Work (Welding) and Fire Safety
    • Flare Pits and Lines
    • Exposure to Rotating Parts
    • Circulating Fluid Systems
    • Hand and Power Tools
    • Confined Spaces
    • Ergonomics
    • Exposure to Silica and Hydrogen Sulfide Gas
  • Target Audience

    • Employee
    • Supervisor
    • Manager
    • Contractor