Risk Management Training

Risk Management: eLearning, Virtual and Face-to-Face Classroom Training Courses.

The EI has taken advantage of its long-standing experience and expertise to develop a comprehensive training portfolio to support organisations in the fields of Human Factors and Process Safety.

Understanding, evaluating and taking action on risks is vital in high-hazard organisations. The potential severity of the risks involved, highlighted by several high-profile incidents, demonstrates the importance of risk management in mitigating the dangers of any potentially hazardous activity.

This year all of our courses are available to take online - either as a virtual classroom course with training provided each morning over a period of days, or as an online course that can be started at any time, and worked through at the participants own pace. In-house options are also available.

eLearning - Self-Paced Training Courses

Introduction to Process Safety Management

The course provides an integrated overview of the 20 elements in 15 modular presentations sessions, each 45 minutes in length, on the EI’s learning management system and is taught by a leading expert in process safety and a former deputy director of the UK Health & Safety Executive.

Fundamentals of Quantitative Risk Management - Green Belt in Business Simulations

This is an accelerated self-paced eLearning course that prepares you to enter and advance in the field of Risk Management and Decision Analytics using a Quantitative Approach.

Methane Guiding Principles Masterclass

This self-paced 2-hour eLearning training course on Methane Guiding Principles will teach delegates the why and how to manage methane emissions across the natural gas value chain. Explore technologies and best practices, and learn how to evaluate methane detection, measurement, and reduction options.

Corrosion Under Insulation

This course provides the foundation knowledge and competency required for visual inspection of asset integrity threats, as well as a guide to managing the risk in onshore and offshore facilities.

Human Performance in the Energy Sector

This is a unique professional development learning pathway, the first of its kind, developed specifically to address a business need for human factors skills.

Human Factors Classroom Courses

The EI offer a unique training portfolio in the area of Human Factors, through their long-standing work with a committee of safety specialists, the Human and Organisational Factors Committee, who, through activities and programmes, aim to continually improve the safety performance of the energy industry and beyond, and contribute to responsible, safe and sustainable operations.

Human Factors Foundation

10-14 January 2022, online 
13-17 June 2022, online 

17-21 October 2022, classroom

This course delivers a comprehensive introduction into human factors for non-specialists. Learn the importance of Human and Organisational factors in high-hazard industries and how these influence behaviour at work to improve your health and safety performance.

Human Factors Safety Critical Task Analysis

2022 dates - To be confirmed soon

This course will be addressing Human Factors issues in COMAH Safety Reports, teaching delegates how to carry out Human Factors Safety Critical Task Reviews.

Process Safety Classroom Courses

The EI offer a range of training courses in the area of Process Safety, in line with the long-standing work of the EI Process Safety Committee , designed to support organisations in achieving best practice as a core component of their risk management strategy.

Introduction to Process Safety Management

2022 dates - To be confirmed soon

This 3-day course will provide a comprehensive overview on the EI's process safety management framework (PSM), comprising of 20 elements, which is vital in ensuring safe and continued operations in high-hazard organisations.

Hazardous Area Classification

11 - 13 October 2022, classroom

This course will develop your skills in how to identify areas where flammable zones can arise and how to control these ignition sources, based on the international EI15 guidance. This course is also available as an in-house option.

Asset Integrity Classroom Courses

The EI offer a range of training course in the area of Asset Integrity, in line with the long-standing work of the EI technical committee, designed to provide good practice in key integrity management issues to drive continuous improvement in major accident hazard management.

Avoidance of Vibration Induced Fatigue Failure in Process Pipework

22 - 24 November 2022, classroom

This 4-day course will provide an understanding of the use of the EI guidance document as a management tool and assessment methodology to manage the risk of a vibration induced failure.

Ageing and Life Extension of Offshore Structures for Oil, Gas and Wind Energy

7 June 2022, classroom

This 1-day online course will give you an understanding for managing ageing and life extension of structures for offshore oil and gas installations and wind turbines.

Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion - Corrosion Management & Failure Analysis

7 - 8 November 2022, classroom

The 2-day course will cover basic corrosion management principles, basic Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion (MIC) mechanisms, use of molecular microbiological methods in diagnosing and managing MIC and more.

NEBOSH and IOSH training

The EI offer training in NEBOSH and IOSH, that will provide students with the necessary professional qualifications for advancing and developing their career within Health and Safety.

NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety

This NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil & Gas Operational Safety training will provide students with an industry recognised qualification for individuals with safety responsibilities in the oil and gas industry.

NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety

This NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (NGC) is the most widely held health and safety qualification in the UK. It will provide you with a broad understanding of key health & safety issues and is the first step in building your career.

NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety

This NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (IGC) will provide students with an internationally recognised qualification that will provide a broad understanding of key health and safety issues, suitable for those embarking on a career in health and safety.

IOSH Managing Safely training

This IOSH Managing Safely course will offer basic risk management health and safety certificate, teaching managers the practical actions needed for the health and safety of their teams.

In-House Training

If none of the standard training options presented here meet your needs or if you are looking to train a group of staff, perhaps on your own premises, then you may want to consider having a course tailored to your specific requirements.

The EI can create bespoke programmes from a combination of our existing course content or develop a unique programme from scratch using our specialised qualified trainers.

In-house training »

In-house courses include:

Delivering Safety Culture Change Using the Hearts and Minds Toolkit

This interactive course and certificate, delivered across 6 half days, will teach delegates the fundamentals of improving safety culture using the award-winning Hearts and Minds toolkit, focusing on the various stages of a culture change programme, from design to implementation and review.

Tripod Beta - Investigation and Analysis of Incidents and Accidents

This 5-day training course will provide both a theoretical and practical overview of the Tripod Beta methodology, enabling delegates to support and conduct incident investigations and analyses.

Decommissioning Awareness

This 2-day course will provide a comprehensive understanding of the key aspects of decommissioning. The course will be delivered by Ian Prince who is a recognised expert in the field of decommissioning.

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