Vocational Training

Timescale for a Vocational Qualification is 22-26 weeks

  • Mandatory Units

Contribute to the Health & Safety of the Working Environment.
Establish and maintain effective Working Relationships.


  • Process Skills Units

Start Up and Shut Down a process system.
Monitor a process System.
Assist with the Control of Emergencies and Critical situations.


The following subject modules will be covered in this VQ:

  • Safety of Self and Others
  • Christmas Tree
  • Introduction to Oil and Gas industry
  • Vents And Drains
  • Process Parameters and Process Hazards
  • Procedures and Operating Manuals
  • Process Equipment
  • Process Fault Finding
  • Process Systems
  • Communications
  • Process Utilities
  • Critical Situations
  • Oil & Gas Structures and Infrastructure
  • Emergency Shutdown/ Blowdown, Depressurizing Systems (ESD/EBD or EDP)
  • Production Operations
  • Emergency Response
  • Process Operations Documentation
  • Control Room Operations
  • Pumps
  • Valves – Principles & Applications
  • Process Controllers
  • Compressor
  • Filters
  • Separators