RSOC (Rig Safety Officer Course)

Rig Safety Officer


Rig Safety Officer Course is designed to identify core elements and provide effective safety orientation program which is one of the vital element in today’s oil and gas industry. During the training delegates are taught about the dangers involved while working at rig site and also we teach them “To be accountable”.

There are strict safety protocols for oil rig staff because oil rigs can be very dangerous places to work. The oil rig safety officer plays a key role in creating a safe environment for oil rig staff. One of their tasks involves ensuring that all oil rig staff have met the standard safety training requirements. They also perform inspections. They check to ensure that regulations are followed and they promote sanitary living conditions for the staff.

Oil rig safety officers are required to keep extensive records and paperwork is a significant part of their job. They document the safety training that staff have received. They keep records of their inspections. They also produce reports when there are accidents. Their objective is to ensure that all staff prioritize safety and maintain the safety standards required for working on an oil rig.

Target Audience

This is not an stand alone safety course but a top up course for safety officers who are already employed in various industries on land. The course teaches job profile and additional requirements for a safety officer to take up jobs on a drilling rig. Candidates desirable of taking up Safety Officers job on Drilling Rigs and Offshore construction barges & projects are the one who should do this course.

Course Content

The course content is unlimited and question answer session is where the candidates gain an insight into working on drilling rig. Below topics is just a guideline.

  • General Safety.
  • Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Occupational Health & Safety¬†
  • Specialized Work Procedures.
  • Fire Safety.
  • Manual Handling.
  • Health & First Aid.
  • Rig & Platform Environment.
  • Emergency Response for offshore incidents.
  • Well-Site Environmental Protection.
  • Helicopter Operations
  • Working at Height
  • Dropped Objects
  • Blowout
  • Crew muster and evacuation.¬†

CourseFee INRDurationCourse TimingDate CommenceRemarks
RSOC20,000 2 days10:00-18:00On DemandPrerequisite -NEBOSH