Rig Safety Course

The Rig Safety course is well designed to provide participants with complete knowledge and practical skills that ensure safe operations on oil and gas drilling rigs both onshore and offshore This course focuses on the specific safety challenges and hazards encountered in the industry, equipping participants with the necessary tools to mitigate risks and promote a culture of safety on the rig.

This course is recommended to everyone who wishes to work safely in the oil and gas industry more so, the Rig safety course is recommended to anyone who wishes to make an entry into the Oil and gas.


It’s a lot easy for companies (corporate) to  book courses their personnel courses with us, we are very flexible.

What You Will Benefit When Your Book Corporate Training With Oil Train:

  • Training Time Flexibility 

  • Quality training facility

  • Tailored Training Delivery Mode

  • Training venue flexibility ( We can deliver this training at your location)

  • Hard copy certificate sent to you

To book:

send a request to [email protected]

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Course Outline

    1. Introduction to Rig Safety

      • Overview of the oil and gas industry
      • Importance of safety in rig operations
      • Regulatory frameworks and industry standards
    2. Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment

      • Common hazards on a rig (e.g., fire, explosion, falls)
      • Identifying potential risks and hazards
      • Risk assessment techniques and tools
    3. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

      • Types of PPE used in rig operations
      • Proper selection, use, and maintenance of PPE
      • Importance of wearing PPE at all times
    4. Rig Safety Procedures and Emergency Response

      • Safety protocols and procedures on a rig
      • Emergency response planning and drills
      • Incident reporting and investigation
    5. Fire Safety and Prevention

      • Fire hazards on a rig
      • Fire prevention measures and good housekeeping practices
      • Firefighting equipment and techniques
    6. Working at Heights and Fall Protection

      • Risks associated with working at heights
      • Fall protection systems and equipment
      • Safe practices for working at heights
    7. Confined Space Entry

      • Hazards in confined spaces on a rig
      • Permit-to-work system for confined space entry
      • Proper ventilation and atmospheric testing
    8. Electrical Safety

      • Electrical hazards and precautions
      • Safe use of electrical equipment and tools
      • Lockout/tagout procedures
    9. Material Handling and Lifting Operations

      • Safe lifting practices and rigging techniques
      • Inspection and use of lifting equipment
      • Load calculations and weight limits
    10. Environmental and Waste Management

      • Environmental regulations and compliance
      • Waste management practices on a rig
      • Spill response and containment measures
    11. Health and Hygiene

      • Occupational health hazards and monitoring
      • Personal hygiene and sanitation practices
      • Importance of medical facilities and first aid
    12. Helicopter Safety and Offshore Transportation

      • Helicopter safety briefings and procedures
      • Safe embarkation and disembarkation from helicopters
      • Emergency evacuation procedures

On successful completion of the  Rig safety training, participant will be awarded an IADC-accredited certificate. 

The participant will also have the option to get

  • Rigpass Certification( optional N50,000) 

First Aid and CPR certificates 

( optional N24,000)

Course Fees

Request [email protected], WhatsApp +234 7036248614 

Course Duration

3 Days 

Registration Is Ongoing:


  • Register at any of the training centers nationwide



  • WhatsApp +234 7036248614 to start your registration process.


Port Harcourt:

17 Sentel, East, West Road, Port Harcourt



No 2 Allen avenue, Ikeja Lagos


Other Locations we can deliver this training for corporate requests:

Ibadan, Warri, Calabar, Eketi, Enugu, Abuja, and others.


Online training available for this course:


To complete this training online Email:  [email protected]


  • Call or WhatsApp  +234 7036 248 614 



Frequently Asked Questions  (FAQs)

Who needs Rig Safety  Course:

The course is extremely important to anyone who wishes to work in the Oil and gas Offshore or Onshore platform,

more so, this course is recommended to anyone who wants to complement his certification and land a big job

How many certificates will I receive after this course?

On completion, the participant will get one (1) certificate with an option for extra 2 certificates.

What certification will I get after completion of this training?

on completion, participants gets an IADC certificate.


since 2017, We have completed almost all our personnel training and certification with Oil and Gas training institute, we are happy to state that it's been all good all these years and our connections with Oil Train is growing further.

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